• Welcome to Sonora Elementary School website! 
    Feel free to browse through our site.  Please check our Upcoming Events and the For Parents section for the latest information for your student.  We have a Facebook page as well, look for our school logo and a picture of the school bell - to check it out, click here!
    Tami Beall, Superintendent
    Chris Boyles, Principal
    Cheryl Griffiths, Assistant Principal

2021-22 Board Approved School Calendar

  • The board approved School Calendar for Sonora Elementary School for the 2021-22 school year is now available.  Click here to get the PDF to download and print.

We're Hiring!

  • Sonora Elementary School District has immediate openings for employment.  We post openings for classified and certificated positions, both temporary and permanent, online where you can click to apply for positions you are interested in.  Substitutes are often needed for classified and certificated positions as well.  We encourage you to visit the website Edjoin.org to view current openings and start the application process online.

    Please click this link to see the available positions:   Edjoin.org 

Covid-19 Heath & Safety



    Preparing your child for the new school year may require immunizations before they can start school.  Please visit https://www.shotsforschool.org/k-12/ to learn what immunizations are required and make an appointment with your child's health care provider now!

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    The school office has closed for summer.  The District Office holds regular hours through the summer months.  Please call (209) 532-5491 if you have questions.

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    Covid-19 is a factor for school this year.  We cannot predict the behavior of the virus or if our campus may again be required to go to distance learning by state and local public health orders. 

    Low cost internet services and discounted computers are available to households that qualify for free and reduced meals.  Please visit https://www.everyoneon.org/ to locate offers and see if your household qualifies.

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    Those who are listed as contacts for an enrolled student can opt-in to receive notifications via text message. If your telephone number is not in our student information system, your request will be denied.

    To opt in:  

    Send a text with "Subscribe" to 67587 

    To opt out:

    Send a text with "STOP" to 67587

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To Our SES Families

  • July 22, 2021


    Dear Sonora El Families:


    We look forward to welcoming students and staff back in-person, 5 days a week, for the 2021-2022 school year! The first day of instruction is Aug. 25th.


    Please click the link to read the attached AB-SB 130 Letter regarding options for enrolled student attendance for this year.  We are asking parents and guardians to designate in-person attendance or independent study options for attending the 2021-22 school year.  If you wish to discuss options for your student, please follow the instructions in the letter.

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  • July 1, 2021



    Sonora Elementary is pleased to announce new staff members for the 2021-22 school year!  Please join us in welcoming them to Sonora Elementary!


    Tami Beall, Superintendent


    Cheryl Griffiths, Assistant Principal


    Sandra Sturzenacker, Director of Business Services


    Alfonzo Villanueva, Maintenance & Operations Manager


    Cassandra Keuning, Administrative Assistant


    Lindsay Harris, 3rd Grade Teacher


    Lauren Read, 5th Grade Teacher


    Michelle Bennett, 8th Grade Teacher


    Courtney Tarbat, PE Teacher


    Christian Ferraro, 4th Grade Teacher


    Donald Couch, Special Education


    Kayla Hans, Special Education


    Yvette Ward, Title 1 Math Teacher


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  • June 14, 2021


    The school office is closed for the summer.  If you still need to return a Chromebook, you can bring it to the District Office. 


    The District Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., phone (209) 532-5491.


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Parent Involvement

  • Please see our Administrative Regulations and Board Policy regarding Parent Involvement below.

Student/Parent Handbook

COVID-19 Information

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