Apollo Elementary School

Apollo Elementary School serves 727 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Apollo Elementary School operates within the Bossier Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 727 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 727 students
Apollo Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Apollo Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Apollo Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Apollo Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Apollo Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
2%
Apollo Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Apollo Elementary School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
22%
44%
Apollo Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
65%
46%
Apollo Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Apollo Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Apollo Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.35
Apollo Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
60%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,844 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,820 is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,272 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Bossier Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
5
Number of Students Managed 21,844 2,019
Bossier Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $30 MM
Bossier Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $207 MM $31 MM
Bossier Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,820 $13,503
Bossier Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,272 $14,322
Bossier Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Airline High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greenacres Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plantation Park Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bossier CityAirline High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 1758 students2801 Airline Dr
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5080
    0.98-121758
  • Bossier CityPlantation Park Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 656 students2410 Plantation Dr
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5700
    1.2PK-5656
  • Bossier CityGreenacres Middle School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 755 students2220 Airline Dr
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-6210
    1.46-8755
  • ShreveportCherokee Park Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 420 students2010 East Algonquin Trail
    ShreveportLA 71107
    (318)221-6782
    2.2PK-5420
  • Bossier CityBossier Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 351 students1000 Traffic St
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-6350
    2.4PK-5351

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