Apollo High School

Apollo High School serves 1,344 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Apollo High School operates within the Daviess County School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 1344 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,344 students
Apollo High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Apollo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Apollo High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Apollo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is equal to the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Apollo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Apollo High School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Apollo High School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
6%
11%
Apollo High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
87%
79%
Apollo High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Apollo High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Apollo High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY 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.
0.24 0.24
Apollo High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
39%
48%
Apollo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
11%
6%
Apollo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,560 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,912 is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,588 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Daviess County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
6
Number of Students Managed 11,560 2,336
Daviess County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 82%
Daviess County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $24 MM
Daviess County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $109 MM $24 MM
Daviess County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,912 $10,260
Daviess County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,588 $10,180
Daviess County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Owensboro High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is F T Burns Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tamarack Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OwensboroTamarack Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 507 students1733 Tamarack Rd
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)852-7550
    0.7PK-5507
  • OwensboroF T Burns Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 604 students4514 Goetz Dr
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)852-7170
    0.8PK-5604
  • OwensboroF T Burns Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 791 students4610 Goetz Dr
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)852-7400
    0.96-8791
  • OwensboroOwensboro Middle School South
    1.4 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 713 students2631 South Griffith Ave
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)686-1128
    1.45-6713
  • OwensboroSutton Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 388 students2060 Lewis Ln
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)686-1140
    1.4KG-4388

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