Sparta, MI
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Sparta Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Sparta Area Schools School District Details

Sparta Area Schools School District
465 South Union St
Sparta, MI 49345

2,629 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Sparta Area Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Appleview Elementary School
240 E Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI, 49345
02-05
Ridgeview Elementary School
560 West Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI, 49345
PK-03
Sparta Middle School
480 South State St
Sparta, MI, 49345
05-09
Sparta Senior High School
475 West Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI, 49345
08-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.1% 70.2%
Black 1.3% 18.6%
Hispanic 13.9% 7.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.5% 45.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.2% 39.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,107 $15,969,805 57.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $270 $706,050 2.5%
Staff $148 $387,020 1.4%
General Administration $259 $677,285 2.4%
School Administration $504 $1,317,960 4.7%
Operation $657 $1,718,055 6.2%
Transportation $414 $1,082,610 3.9%
Other $296 $774,040 2.8%
Total Support $2,548 $6,663,020 23.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,988 $5,198,620 18.7%
Total Expenditures $10,644 $27,834,060 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,183 $9,458,241,949 50.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $1,211,911,990 6.5%
Staff $510 $779,472,559 4.2%
General Administration $231 $353,972,074 1.9%
School Administration $595 $909,698,133 4.9%
Operation $992 $1,517,706,477 8.2%
Transportation $438 $670,764,559 3.6%
Other $520 $794,883,148 4.3%
Total Support $4,078 $6,238,498,464 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,898 $2,904,189,489 15.6%
Total Expenditures $12,159 $18,600,942,582 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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