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May 10, 2017

Two SASD elementary schools receive Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition Awards

Two Sparta Area School District elementary schools were recognized by State Superintendent Tony Evers for success in educating students from low-income families. Lawrence-Lawson and Maplewood elementary schools were among 178 schools state-wide to receive Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition awards for the 2016-17 academic year.

“These schools stand out for their efforts to educate […]

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November 4, 2016

Veterans Day programs planned in Sparta Area School District schools

Students and staff in the Sparta Area School District will honor Veterans Nov. 11 with Veterans Day programs in the schools.

“Observing and celebrating Veterans Day is an important tradition in the schools of our district. We are particularly proud of the community involvement in our observances. It is always an encouraging experience to see […]

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October 4, 2016

Sparta principal named a 2016 National Distinguished Principal by NAESP

Sparta Area School District principal Melissa Herek is among 58 outstanding elementary and middle school principals from across the nation and abroad who have been named as 2016 National Distinguished Principals (NDP) by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP). Herek is principal of Lawrence-Lawson Elementary School and Cataract Elementary School in Sparta, Wis. […]

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