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  • Sonoma Valley High
  • 20000 Brd.way, Sonoma
  • Sonoma Valley Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,312
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Prestwood Elementary
  • 343 E. Macarthur St., Sonoma
  • Sonoma Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 436
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Adele Harrison Middle School
  • 1150 Brd.way, Sonoma
  • Sonoma Valley Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 418
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Sassarini Elementary
  • 652 Fifth St. W., Sonoma
  • Sonoma Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 378
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Creekside High
  • 950 Brd.way, Sonoma
  • Sonoma Valley Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 38
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

Sonoma school information

Average Test Scores32%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:120:116:1
Total public schools98,30879,221
Total private schools83,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Sonoma, CA educational system consists of 9 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Sonoma public schools have average test scores of 32% which is 15% lower than than the California average and 34% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sonoma public schools is 18:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.7% have completed high school, 42.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sonoma

Completed 8th grade92.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school92.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college77.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.6%1.3%

Sonoma, CA School Districts

Sonoma Valley Unified School District

There are a total of 9 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Sonoma. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sonoma, CA schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Sonoma, CA, an average of 92.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sonoma schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Sonoma, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Kenwood, CA1,22767%36%
Novato, CA54,79054%10%
St. Helena, CA5,99553%7%
Penngrove, CA2,94047%4%
Petaluma, CA59,75747%5%
Sonoma, CA10,95232%34%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
South Yarmouth, MA10,95367%35%
White House, TN10,94467%37%
Dent, OH10,96381%64%
Ogdensburg, NY10,93737%24%
Malvern, AR10,93727%46%
Sonoma, CA10,95232%34%
Source: The Sonoma, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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