Sparkman High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Sparkman High School
Sparkman High School is a public high school located in Harvest, Alabama. It is part of the Madison County School System and serves students in grades 9-12. The school opened in September of 1977 and has since become a top-rated high school in the area.
Sparkman High School offers students a variety of educational opportunities. The curriculum includes a range of core classes such as English, math, science, and social studies, as well as a range of electives such as art, music, and physical education. The school also offers Advanced Placement classes and dual enrollment opportunities for students who want to take college-level courses.
The school has a strong sense of community and offers a variety of extracurricular activities for students to participate in. These include sports teams, student clubs, and volunteer opportunities. The school also hosts several events throughout the year, such as homecoming, prom, and graduation.
Sparkman High School is a great place for students to grow and learn. With a supportive faculty and staff, a variety of educational opportunities, and a wealth of extracurricular activities, Sparkman High School is an excellent choice for students looking for a great high school experience.
2616 Jeff Rd
Harvest, AL 35749
10 – 12
Overview Sparkman High School
Sparkman High School serves 1,781 students in grades 10-12.
Sparkman High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Sparkman High School
Sparkman High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Sparkman High School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.