Sparks Elementary School

8200 Otis Dr
Frisco, TX 75034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sparks Elementary School serves 714 students in grades Kindergarten-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 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 714 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Sparks Elementary School's student population of 714 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
714 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Sparks Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sparks Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#349 out of 8079 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
40%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
53%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
41%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sparks Elementary School's ranking?
Sparks Elementary School is ranked #349 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 70% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Sparks Elementary School?
714 students attend Sparks Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Sparks Elementary School students are White, 40% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sparks Elementary School?
Sparks Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Sparks Elementary School offer ?
Sparks Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Sparks Elementary School part of?
Sparks Elementary School is part of Frisco ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 714 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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