Average Teacher Salary in Sparta Township

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General Facts

  • Staff: 422
  • Full time teachers: 295
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 68
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 118
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 139
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,996

Financial Statistics for Sparta Township

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $44,571,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,995,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,076,000
  • Total revenue: $58,642,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,633,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $31,241,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,884,000
  • Expenditures per student: $628,000
  • Total expenditures: $58,506,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $16,438,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,570,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Sparta Township

Elementary Schools within the Sparta Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Helen Morgan
100 Stanhope Rd
Sparta, NJ 7871
973-729-5770
  • Total: 623
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 115
  • 2nd grade: 139
  • 3rd grade: 125
  • 4th grade: 125
11 to 1 55 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Mohawk Avenue School
18 Mohawk Ave
Sparta, NJ 7871
973-729-1289
  • Total: 355
  • 5th grade: 353
16 to 1 22 5th Grade 5th Grade
Sparta Alpine
151 Andover Rd
Sparta, NJ 7871
973-729-3107
  • Total: 798
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 150
  • 2nd grade: 135
  • 3rd grade: 166
  • 4th grade: 189
15 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sparta Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta Middle School
350 Main St
Sparta, NJ 7871
973-729-3151
  • Total: 984
  • 6th grade: 308
  • 7th grade: 365
  • 8th grade: 306
13 to 1 74 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sparta Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sparta High School
70 West Mountain Rd
Sparta, NJ 7871
973-729-6191
  • Total: 1,236
  • 9th grade: 279
  • 10th grade: 319
  • 11th grade: 305
  • 12th grade: 317
14 to 1 91 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $36,910
  • Median family income: $100,658
  • Median male income: $62,096
  • Median female income: $28,592
  • Median income of a renter: $32,708
  • Median income of a home owner: $94,476
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    190 265 560 1,480 2,570