Sparr Elementary School

  • Sparr Elementary School serves 344 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sparr Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Sparr Elementary School's student population of 344 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students344 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sparr Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sparr Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Sparr Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#2369 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
23%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sparr Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.590.70
This chart display the diversity score of Sparr Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sparr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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