8200 Otis Dr
Frisco, TX 75034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sparks Elementary School serves 725 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sparks Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sparks Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Sparks Elementary School's student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
725 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Sparks Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sparks Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#345 out of 8043 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
31%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
51%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sparks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 725 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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