Sparta Elementary School

  • Sparta Elementary School serves 287 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Sparta Elementary School's student population of 287 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students287 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sparta Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sparta Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#678 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
95%
72%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sparta Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.100.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sparta Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSparta R-iii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparta Sparta High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
    0.2 miles
    8520 State Hwy14e
    Sparta, MO 65753
    (417)634-3224
    0.2 9-12 198
  • Sparta Sparta Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 250 students
    0.2 miles
    217 Division St
    Sparta, MO 65753
    (417)634-5518
    0.2 5-8 250
  • Sparta Sparta Pk Center
    Grades: PK | 29 students
    0.2 miles
    113 Division St
    Sparta, MO 65753
    (417)634-3223
    0.2 PK 29
  • Chadwick Chadwick Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 155 students
    5.1 miles
    7090 State Hwy 125 S
    Chadwick, MO 65629
    (417)634-3588
    5.1 PK-6 155
  • Chadwick Chadwick High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 89 students
    5.1 miles
    7090 State Hwy 125 S
    Chadwick, MO 65629
    (417)634-3588
    5.1 7-12 89

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