Sparkman Elementary School

  • Sparkman Elementary School serves 250 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Sparkman Elementary School operates within the Morgan County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 250 students
Sparkman Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sparkman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Sparkman Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sparkman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 18:1
Sparkman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Sparkman Elementary School American Indian Students (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Sparkman Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2005)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Sparkman Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
3%
33%
Sparkman Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
91%
56%
Sparkman Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sparkman Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Sparkman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sparkman Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.58
Sparkman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
47%
Sparkman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Sparkman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Morgan County School District's student population of 7,746 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,371 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,019 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Morgan County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 7,746 2,879
Morgan County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $28 MM
Morgan County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $86 MM $29 MM
Morgan County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,371 $9,721
Morgan County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,019 $10,229
Morgan County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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