Sonoran Trails Middle School

  • Sonoran Trails Middle School serves 971 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Sonoran Trails Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Sonoran Trails Middle School's student population of 971 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students971 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sonoran Trails Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sonoran Trails Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#334 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sonoran Trails Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sonoran Trails Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sonoran Trails Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
87%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sonoran Trails Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sonoran Trails Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.240.65
This chart display the diversity score of Sonoran Trails Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sonoran Trails Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sonoran Trails Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCave Creek Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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