Sonoran Trails Middle School

  • Sonoran Trails Middle School serves 935 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sonoran Trails Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% 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 935 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students935 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sonoran Trails Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sonoran Trails Middle School is 0.27, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#401 out of 2111 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
85%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCave Creek Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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