Sonora Middle School

17051 E Hwy 412
Springdale, AR 72764
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 645 students in grades 6-7, Sonora Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-7
  • Enrollment: 645 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Bottom 50% in AR
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sonora Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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School Overview

Sonora Middle School's student population of 645 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-7
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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School Rankings

Sonora Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sonora Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
#609 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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37%
36%
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25%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
46%
14%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
21%
59%
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Hawaiian
29%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sonora Middle School's ranking?
Sonora Middle School is ranked #609 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 25% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Sonora Middle School?
645 students attend Sonora Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Sonora Middle School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are Hawaiian, 21% of students are White, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sonora Middle School?
Sonora Middle School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Sonora Middle School offer ?
Sonora Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-7 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sonora Middle School part of?
Sonora Middle School is part of Springdale School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-7
  • Enrollment: 645 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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