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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Sparta Area School District serving 2,783 students in Sparta, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Sparta Area School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Sparta Cataract Elementary School
    6070 State Highway 27
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3453

    Grades: PK-3 | 84 students
  • Sparta Lakeview Montessori School Charter School
    711 Pine St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3468

    Grades: PK-6 | 185 students
  • Sparta Lawrence-lawson Elementary School
    429 N Black River St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3438

    Grades: K-3 | 238 students
  • Sparta Maplewood Elementary School
    900 E Montgomery St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3467

    Grades: K-3 | 192 students
  • Sparta Southside Elementary School
    1023 Walrath St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3450

    Grades: K-3 | 259 students
  • Sparta Sparta Charter Prekindergarten Charter School
    201 E Franklin St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)269-3151

    Grades: PK | 171 students
  • Sparta Sparta High School
    506 N Black River St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3504

    Grades: 9-12 | 728 students
  • Sparta Sparta Meadowview Intermediate
    1225 N Water St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3481

    Grades: 4-5 | 415 students
  • Sparta Sparta Meadowview Middle School
    1225 N Water St
    Sparta, WI 54656
    (608)366-3497

    Grades: 6-8 | 511 students

Overview

School District NameSparta Area School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,783 students
# of Teachers206 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,400 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,383 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.32
# of American Indian Students22 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students14 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students344 students
% Hispanic Students
12%
# of Black Students55 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students2,266 students
% White Students
81%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students75 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:209
# of Students in Kindergarten:213
# of Students in 1st Grade:211
# of Students in 2nd Grade:218
# of Students in 3rd Grade:225
# of Students in 4th Grade:252
# of Students in 5th Grade:204
# of Students in 6th Grade:179
# of Students in 7th Grade:165
# of Students in 8th Grade:179
# of Students in 9th Grade:173
# of Students in 10th Grade:194
# of Students in 11th Grade:186
# of Students in 12th Grade:175
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Sparta Area School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sparta Area School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sparta Area School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,768 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,845 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$34 MM$12 MM
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Spending$32 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Sparta Area School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,768$14,923
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sparta Area School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,845$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sparta Area School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Sparta Area School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.32, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Lawrence-lawson Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.