Sparta School Board President Josh Lydon announced that the school board will be revisiting its mask mandate policy at a regular board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 14, and that there will be a portion of the meeting dedicated to public input.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first American Education Week celebration. Sparta Area School District (SASD) will celebrate public education Nov. 15-19 to honor the individuals within the district working hard to ensure that every student receives a quality education.
The Sparta School Board recently approved Rettler Corp. as the engineer manager and Market & Johnson as the construction manager for the Sparta Memorial Field project at the committee’s recommendation.
An 0-3 start to the season wasn’t what sixth-year head coach Phil Yahnke and his Sparta boys’ basketball team were hoping for entering the 2021-2022 season. A road matchup against Adam-Friendship this past Thursday gave the Spartans a chance to finally right the ship with their first win of the campaign.
Leading by four at the half against Onalaska Luther, Bangor was in prime position to tally a marquee victory early in this 2021-22 campaign. However, a stagnant second half sunk the Cardinals and stuck them with their first loss of the season.