Sparta Elementary School

522 State Hwy 125 N
Sparta, MO 65753
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Sparta Elementary School serves 261 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Sparta Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sparta Elementary School's student population of 261 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Sparta Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sparta Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#468 out of 2085 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
93%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSparta R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sparta Elementary School is Sparta High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sparta Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparta Sparta High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 177 students
    0.2 miles
    8520 State Hwy14e
    Sparta, MO 65753
    (417) 634-3224
    0.2 9-12 177
  • Sparta Sparta Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 258 students
    0.2 miles
    217 Division St
    Sparta, MO 65753
    (417) 634-5518
    0.2 5-8 258
  • Sparta Sparta Pk Center
    Grades: PK | 58 students
    0.2 miles
    113 Division St
    Sparta, MO 65753
    (417) 634-3223
    0.2 PK 58
  • Chadwick Chadwick Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 148 students
    5.1 miles
    7090 State Hwy 125 S
    Chadwick, MO 65629
    (417) 634-3588
    5.1 PK-6 148
  • Chadwick Chadwick High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 97 students
    5.1 miles
    7090 State Hwy 125 S
    Chadwick, MO 65629
    (417) 634-3588
    5.1 7-12 97

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