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October 3, 2017

New Employees and Resignations

New Employees and Positions

Sparta Area School District congratulates the following on their new roles:

• Shelly Hobson – Educational Assistant – MVI • Britni Walz – Team Leader – HS Science • Amy Thurston – Teacher Mentor • Wendy Bernett – Effectiveness Coach – HS • Steven Handschy – Custodian – High School/Lawrence-Lawson • […]

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October 2, 2017

Joel Konze Best Day Ever 5K, 10K and Half-Marathon will be Nov. 11

An annual run to honor long-time Sparta Area School District Buildings and Grounds Supervisor Joel Konze will be November 11 in Cataract.

The 5th Annual Joel Konze “Best Day Ever” 5K, 10K and Half Marathon will start and finish at The Longbranch Bar & Restaurant, 7509 Carmel Ave., Cataract, Wis. The run begins […]

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September 26, 2017

New Employees, Transfers, and Resignations

New Employees And Positions

Sparta Area School District welcomes the following new employees to our schools:

• Beth Smith – LMC Secretary – High School • Heather Pitsenbarger – Building Secretary – Middle School • Kristy Brown – Agriculture Teacher – Middle School • Kathleen Danielson-Huber – Southside Instructional Coach • Sandra Foster – Health […]

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August 29, 2017

SASD Invests in Busing Improvements

Sparta students who take the bus to school will experience an improved commute this year, thanks to Sparta Area School District’s new transportation plan.  The plan, which was recently approved by the Board of Education for the 2017-2018 school year decreases average ride times and pushes back the earliest morning pick-up time by nearly half […]

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August 28, 2017

New Campus Security Measure – Raptor Visitor Management System

The Sparta Area School District is pleased to announce that we will begin using the Raptor Visitor Management System in all our district schools to build on the district’s program of campus safety for students and faculty. Part of keeping students and faculty safe is knowing who is in our building at all times, and […]

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August 28, 2017

Welcome New Teachers!

The Sparta Area School District is excited to welcome 21 new teachers to our district for the 2017-18 school year!

New teachers include:

Nicole Cain – 5th Grade, Meadowview IS Arlene Quinones-Ferrer – English Language Learning/Elementary Alexandria Lira – 1st Grade, Southside Amanda Henke – 3rd Grade, Cataract Whitney Butson – 2nd Grade, Southside Lauren […]

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June 14, 2017

Cataract students plant garden

Cataract School planted its school garden this week. Parent helper and volunteer Khrissy Jerome worked with the students to plant five garden boxes with community volunteer Pat Nugent assisting. Each grade Pre-K through Grade 3 had their own box to plant. Families offer to care and harvest the gardens over the summer break and a schedule […]

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