Sonoran Trails Middle School

5555 East Pinnacle Vista Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85085 | (480) 575-2021
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 724
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o.box 426, Cave Creek, AZ 85327
School District Details
  • Cave Creek Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,444
  • Graduation Rate: 83.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.5
  • Enrolled Students: 5,853

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 724
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 359 (49.6%)
  • Females: 365 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (2.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 76 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 96 (13.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sonoran Trails Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black60.8%
Asian192.6%
Hispanic577.9%
White64088.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sonoran Trails Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade22330.8%
7th Grade23832.9%
8th Grade26336.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 53%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:47%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 8 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,359
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Sonoran Trails Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$38,58433%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,74667%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 12, 2009
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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Sonoran Trails Middle School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on AIMS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

AIMS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201058.0%65.0%56.0%
2009100.0%84.0%-
200886.0%100.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201088.0%91.0%78.0%
200987.0%98.0%-
200887.0%94.0%68.0%
 
Writing Test
201082.0%85.0%73.0%
200995.0%96.0%-
200885.0%82.0%72.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.0%80.0%57.0%
200986.0%100.0%-
2008100.0%86.0%71.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%91.0%77.0%
2009100.0%88.0%-
200889.0%94.0%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201089.0%92.0%75.0%
200994.0%95.0%-
200880.0%81.0%65.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201066.0%70.0%57.0%
200971.0%75.0%-
200884.0%85.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201088.0%88.0%73.0%
200981.0%93.0%-
2008100.0%86.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201077.0%76.0%58.0%
200978.0%76.0%-
200882.0%80.0%50.0%
 
Writing Test
200995.0%96.0%-
200896.0%93.0%76.0%
 
Source: AZ Department of Education 2009-2010

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