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 declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.60. 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 (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
2%
Apollo Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Apollo Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
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)
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 0.60
Apollo Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bossier Parish School District's student population of 21,844 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,820 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bossier Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
5
Number of Students Managed 21,844 1,927
Bossier Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM n/a
Bossier Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $207 MM n/a
Bossier Parish School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,820 n/a
Bossier Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,272 n/a
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
    Grades: 8-12 | 1758 students
    0.9 miles
    2801 Airline Dr
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5080
    0.98-121758
  • Bossier CityPlantation Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 656 students
    1.2 miles
    2410 Plantation Dr
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5700
    1.2PK-5656
  • Bossier CityGreenacres Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 755 students
    1.4 miles
    2220 Airline Dr
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-6210
    1.46-8755
  • ShreveportCherokee Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 420 students
    2.2 miles
    2010 East Algonquin Trail
    ShreveportLA 71107
    (318)221-6782
    2.2PK-5420
  • Bossier CityBossier Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
    2.4 miles
    1000 Traffic St
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-6350
    2.4PK-5351

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