Innovations Stem Academy

1225 N Water St
Sparta, WI 54656
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Innovations Stem Academy serves 63 students in grades 6-8.
Innovations Stem Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 63 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Innovations Stem Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Innovations Stem Academy's student population of 63 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Innovations Stem Academy is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Innovations Stem Academy is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#75 out of 1984 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
87%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.23
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Innovations Stem Academy's ranking?
Innovations Stem Academy is ranked #75 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Innovations Stem Academy?
63 students attend Innovations Stem Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Innovations Stem Academy students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Innovations Stem Academy?
Innovations Stem Academy has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Innovations Stem Academy offer ?
Innovations Stem Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Innovations Stem Academy part of?
Innovations Stem Academy is part of Sparta Area School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 63 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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