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Seattle, Washington
Sparta, North Carolina
USA
EDUCATION COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Sparta spends 12.7% less per student than Seattle.
The Student Teacher Ratio is 31.8% lower in Sparta than in Seattle. (lower means fewer students in each classroom).
Sparta had 24.9% fewer residents who had graduated High School compared to Seattle
EDUCATION
 Seattle, WASparta, NCUnited States
 Expend. per Student$12,436$10,852$12,383
 Educ. Expend. per Student$11,295$10,432$10,574
 Instr. Expend. per Student$6,713$6,237$6,428
 Pupil/Teacher Ratio17.61216.8
 Students per Librarian772.41541538.1
 Students per Counselor613.6308.2403.2
 Grade School Educ.3.32%14.09%5.83%
 Some High School Educ.3.55%16.01%7.84%
 High School Educ.93.12%69.91%86.33%
 Some College Educ.16.91%17.46%21.16%
 2 yr College Grad.7.08%8.07%7.93%
 4 yr College Grad.57.92%10.38%29.28%
 Masters Grad.15.28%3.51%7.77%
 Professional Degree4.77%0.86%1.96%
 Doctorate Degree3.49%0.00%1.29%
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 SCHOOLS
Seattle Schools
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Sparta Schools
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 COMMENTS
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