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21%
  • Sparta-lincoln Middle School
  • 203a Dean Ave, Sparta
  • Sparta CUSD 140
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 771
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
19%
  • Sparta High School
  • 205 W Hood St, Sparta
  • Sparta CUSD 140
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 356
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Sparta school information

IndexSpartaIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores20%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:118:116:1
Total public schools33,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Sparta, IL educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Sparta public schools have average test scores of 20% which is 37% lower than than the Illinois average and 60% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sparta public schools is 20:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.1% have completed high school, 14.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sparta

IndexSpartaIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade84.9%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school84.1%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college45.5%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.9%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters6.0%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

Sparta, IL School Districts

Sparta Community Unit School District 140

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Sparta. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sparta, IL schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Sparta, IL, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sparta schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Sparta, IL schools.

Source: The Sparta, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.