Sparks Elementary School

9/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
1
Grades
PK-4
Students
520
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Math
89%
State avg 75%
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Reading
72%
State avg 75%
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Writing
75%
State avg 69%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
White
Black
Asian
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
26%
State avg: 14%
% of full time teachers who are certified
76%
State avg: 98%
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1 Review
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Neighborhood
2503 Southmore Avenue
Pasadena, TX 77502
Sherri Means - School leader
(713) 740-4146
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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