Welcome to Sparta High School

Welcome to Sparta High School

On behalf of the entire Sparta High School Learning Community, welcome to our website and community. We hope this site gives you a brief overview of the great academic and co-curricular opportunities available at Sparta High School. We are honored to have such great students, staff, and facilities, along with a supportive community, as it is our pleasure to serve the entire Sparta area. It is our responsibility and goal to engage all learners at the highest level and prepare all students for college and career readiness.  Please feel free to contact us in regards to any academic or co-curricular issues and/or opportunities.
Go Spartans!

Sam Russ, Principal

Please visit Mr. Russ's blog at http://shsprincipalruss.blogspot.com/ for updates and important happenings at Sparta High.

Vision Statement: Sparta High School is a supportive learning community committed to excellence that promotes critical thinking, wellness, creativity, and social responsibility to ensure all students the necessary skills to be productive citizens.

Sparta High School

506 N. Black River St.

Sparta WI 54656


(608)366-3506 Fax



Spartan Activities

Sparta High School Activites

June 9 - August 1:  Weight Room Mornings Monday thru Friday 7:00 - 11:00 AM and Evenings Monday & Thursday 6:00 - 8:00 PM

July 28 -31:  Color Guard Camp 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM

August 4 - 8:  Sparta High School Office Hours Aug. 4th - 6th 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM and Aug. 7th - 8th we will be closed.

August 4:  Football practice begins 8:00 AM for 10th  - 12th Graders, and 10:00 AM for 9th Graders

August 4 - 8:  Tentative dates for Impact Baseline Testing 10:30 AM  - 12:00 PM other time TBD

August 5 - 8:  Percussion Camp 12:00 PM  - 3:00 PM

August 11 - 14:  Marching Band Camp 3:00 PM - 7:30 PM

August 11:  Boys Soccer practice begins 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

August 12:  Girls Tennis practice begins

August 13:  Registration and school pictures for Junior and Seniors 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

August 14:  Registration and school pictures for Freshmen and Sophomores 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

August 18:  Registration for New Students 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Cross Country practice begins at 8:00 A.M. and Volleball practice begins

August 27: SHS Open House and school pictures 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; Freshmen/New to District student and parents/guardians meeting at 6:00 PM in Auditorium, 7:00 PM Senior student and parents/guardians meeting in Auditorium.

September 2:  First day of school for Freshmen only

September 3:  First day of school for Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors (along with Freshmen)

September 22 - 26:  SHS Homecoming Week

October 2:  SHS Parent Teacher Conferences 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM

October 6:  SHS Parent Teacher Conferences 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM

October 10:  SHS Paretn Teacher Conrferences 7:30 - 10:30 AM


Important Student Information

If your child is going to be absent from school please call the Sparta High School Main Office at (608) 366-3504 or email Ms. Schmidt at shemmersbach@spartan.org .

Please click here to view the SHS Acadmic Calendar and SHS Belll Schedule for 2013-2014.

Please click here for the Service Learning Log for your child.  Students beginning with the Class of 2016 will be required to have logged 40 hours of service learning in order to graduate from Sparta High School.

Please check your child's attendance and grades frequently on the Family Access page along with their Food Service account.

Sparta High School exclusively uses an online transcript service. For more information click here.



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