Sparta Alpine School

  • Sparta Alpine School serves 668 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Sparta Alpine School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Sparta Alpine School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Sparta Alpine School's student population of 668 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sparta Alpine School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,241 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sparta Alpine School is 0.17, 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 (NJ)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#299 out of 2241 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
75%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
28%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
91%
44%
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Diversity Score0.170.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSparta Township Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 3 | 196 students
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  • Sparta Northern Hills Academy Special Education School
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