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  • Sonora High
  • 430 N. Washington St., Sonora
  • Sonora Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 979
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
39%
  • Sonora Elementary
  • 830 Greenley Rd., Sonora
  • Sonora Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 660
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
28%
  • Curtis Creek Elementary
  • 18755 Standard Rd., Sonora
  • Curtis Creek Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 449
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
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  • Tuolumne County Special Education
  • 175 S. Fairview Ln., Sonora
  • Tuolumne County Superintendent of Schools
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 58
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
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  • Tuolumne County Cal-safe Program
  • 175 S. Fairview Ln., Sonora
  • Tuolumne County Superintendent of Schools
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 2
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
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  • Dario Cassina High
  • 251 S. Baretta St., Sonora
  • Sonora Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 45
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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  • Tuolumne County Community/isp
  • 175 S. Fairview Ln., Sonora
  • Tuolumne County Superintendent of Schools
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 16
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
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  • Theodore Bird High
  • 251 S. Baretta St., Sonora
  • Sonora Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 75
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
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Sonora school information

IndexSonoraCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores39%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:120:116:1
Total public schools188,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Sonora, CA educational system consists of 18 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Sonora public schools have average test scores of 39% which is 2% higher than than the California average and 21% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sonora public schools is 13:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.8% have completed high school, 21.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sonora

IndexSonoraCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school79.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college58.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 18 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Sonora. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sonora, CA schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Sonora, CA, an average of 81.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sonora 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 Sonora, CA schools.

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Source: The Sonora, 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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