Sonoma Elementary School

4640 B Dr S
Battle Creek, MI 49015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Sonoma Elementary School serves 344 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Sonoma Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sonoma Elementary School's student population of 344 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students344 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sonoma Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Sonoma Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sonoma Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1080 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarper Creek Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sonoma Elementary School is Harper Creek High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harper Creek Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minges Brook School (3.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Battle Creek Minges Brook School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 313 students
    3.2 miles
    435 Lincoln Hill Dr
    Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (269) 565-4500
    3.2 K-4 313
  • Battle Creek Harper Creek High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 885 students
    3.4 miles
    12677 Beadle Lake Rd
    Battle Creek, MI 49014
    (269) 441-8450
    3.4 9-12 885
  • Battle Creek Harper Creek Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 894 students
    3.4 miles
    7290 B Dr N
    Battle Creek, MI 49014
    (269) 441-4750
    3.4 5-8 894
  • Battle Creek Westlake Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 427 students
    4.0 miles
    1184 24th St S
    Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (269) 565-4900
    4 K-4 427
  • Battle Creek Riverside Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 408 students
    4.2 miles
    650 Riverside Dr
    Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (269) 565-4700
    4.2 PK-4 408

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