Mr. Lee Culpitt
8144 Bedrock Avenue
Sparta, WI 54656
(608) 272-3413

Vice President

Mr. Todd Mandel
609 E. Montgomery Street
Sparta, WI  54656
(608) 487-9053


Mrs. Joan Cook
9434 General Avenue
Sparta, WI 54656
(608) 269-3233


Mr. Gary Kirking
7779 Gaslight Avenue
Sparta, WI  54656


Mr. Ryan Tichenor
504 South 'L' Street
Sparta, WI 54656
(608) 269-2303


Mr. James Rasmussen
1527 Highland Meadows Dr
Sparta, WI  54656
(608) 269-2822


Ms. Karen Wall
226 North L Street
Sparta, WI  54656
(608) 269-8531


Personnel & Educational Initiatives Committee

  • Ms. Karen Wall
  • Mrs. Joan Cook
  • Mr. Todd Mandel
  • Mr. Lee Culpitt - ex officio

Finance & Facilities Committee

  • Mr. Gary Kirking
  • Mr. James Rasmussen
  • Mr. Rtan Tichenor
  • Mr. Lee Culpitt- ex officio

The Sparta Area School DIstrict Board of Education meets regularly on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Administrative and Educational Center Conference Center, 201 E. Franklin Street, Sparta, WI.

*************************************Board Vacancy****************************************
Notice is hereby given that the Sparta Area School District will be accepting applications to fill a vacancy due to a resignation on the Board of Education.

The term of this position will be approximately 10 months, ending with the school board election of April, 2016.  Applications received will be reviewed and candidates will be asked to attend a Special Board of Education meeting on June 2 for interviews, at a time selected randomly by the clerk.  Candidates will be given 2 minutes for an opening statement, followed by questions from the Board and a 1 minute closing statement.  The Board will vote in open session with signed ballot and the vote will be entered into the minutes by the clerk.  Selected and non-selected persons will be notified by mail from the Board of Education President.  The selected candidate will be sworn into office after five days by the Board Clerk, and placed on a committee by the Board President.

Interested applicants should contact John Hendricks at the School District Administrative & Educational Center at 201 E Franklin Street, Sparta, WI  54656, or call 608-269-3151, or contact the School Board Clerk, Ms. Joan Cook.   All applications are to be received by the District Administrative & Educational Center by 4:00 PM on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.