Average Teacher Salary in Sparta Area Schools

The average teacher salary in Sparta Area Schools is $47,172.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $36,430 $18,690 $23,790 $38,680 $46,730 $52,980
Kindergarten $48,380 $28,780 $36,350 $48,930 $60,130 $68,090
Elementary $48,670 $32,710 $38,240 $45,360 $59,800 $72,400
Middle school $51,630 $33,900 $39,900 $47,790 $65,330 $73,480
High school $50,750 $32,570 $39,640 $47,920 $63,010 $74,110

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General Facts

  • Staff: 285
  • Full time teachers: 148
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 28
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 46
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 70
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,864

Financial Statistics for Sparta Area Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,174,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $19,072,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $817,000
  • Total revenue: $29,063,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,387,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,049,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,359,000
  • Expenditures per student: $513,000
  • Total expenditures: $40,023,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,315,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,513,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Sparta Area Schools

Elementary Schools within the Sparta Area Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Appleview Elementary School
240 East Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-1743
  • Total: 579
  • 3rd grade: 189
  • 4th grade: 200
  • 5th grade: 189
20 to 1 29 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Ridgeview Elementary School
560 West Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-8218
  • Total: 682
  • Kindergarten: 282
  • 1st grade: 194
  • 2nd grade: 206
20 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Sparta Area Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta Middle School
480 South State St
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-8211
  • Total: 609
  • 6th grade: 187
  • 7th grade: 201
  • 8th grade: 221
18 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sparta Area Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta Adult Education
480 South State St
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-7321
  • Total: 83
  • 10th grade: 83
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sparta Senior High School
475 West Spartan Dr
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-8213
  • Total: 851
  • 9th grade: 238
  • 10th grade: 222
  • 11th grade: 196
  • 12th grade: 195
19 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Sparta Area Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Englishville School
8285 Vinton Ave NW
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-7316
  • Total: 60
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 21
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade: 24
13 to 1 5 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,066
  • Median family income: $52,756
  • Median male income: $33,740
  • Median female income: $18,091
  • Median income of a renter: $29,911
  • Median income of a home owner: $51,695
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    475 790 1,075 1,090 390