Average Teacher Salary in Sparta R-III

The average teacher salary in Sparta R-III is $36,794.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,510 $15,200 $16,000 $18,210 $23,230 $29,310
Kindergarten $40,240 $23,320 $30,870 $37,640 $45,750 $68,650
Elementary $39,690 $26,470 $32,540 $38,210 $46,530 $55,840
Middle school $41,430 $27,240 $33,530 $40,240 $48,240 $56,470
High school $42,100 $24,390 $30,600 $38,490 $50,420 $67,570

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General Facts

  • Staff: 102
  • Full time teachers: 57
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 8
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 24
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 726

Financial Statistics for Sparta R-III

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,204,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $2,763,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $676,000
  • Total revenue: $5,643,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $3,317,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $3,356,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $755,000
  • Expenditures per student: $30,000
  • Total expenditures: $5,732,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Sparta R-III

Elementary Schools within the Sparta R-III

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta Elementary
522 State Hwy 125 North
Sparta, MO 65753
417-634-3223
  • Total: 360
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 53
13 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sparta R-III

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta Middle
217 Division St
Sparta, MO 65753
417-634-5518
  • Total: 163
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 54
14 to 1 11 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sparta R-III

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta High
217 Division St
Sparta, MO 65753
417-634-3224
  • Total: 203
  • 9th grade: 47
  • 10th grade: 64
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade: 52
12 to 1 17 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,497
  • Median family income: $34,810
  • Median male income: $25,122
  • Median female income: $14,985
  • Median income of a renter: $19,338
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,109
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    315 255 235 135 43