Apollo Elementary School

Apollo Elementary School serves 586 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Apollo Elementary School operates within the East Maine 63 School District.

Overview

The student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 586 students
Apollo Elementary School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Apollo Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Apollo Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Apollo Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
45%
4%
Apollo Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
25%
23%
Apollo Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
6%
19%
Apollo Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
20%
50%
Apollo Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Apollo Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Apollo Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.70 0.95
Apollo Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
19%
23%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
34%
26%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,613 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name East Maine 63 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,613 775
East Maine   63 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $47 MM n/a
East Maine   63 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $47 MM n/a
East Maine   63 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,401 $0
East Maine   63 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,382 $0
East Maine   63 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maine East High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Springman Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Grove Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Glenview Glen Grove Elementary School
    3900 Glenview Rd
    Glenview , IL , 60025
    (847)998-5030
    0.7  mi  |  566  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Glenview Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Henking Elementary School
    2941 Linneman St
    Glenview , IL , 60025
    (847)998-5035
    1.2  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Des Plaines Stevenson School
    9000 Capitol Dr
    Des Plaines , IL , 60016
    (847)298-1622
    1.4  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Glenview Westbrook Elementary School
    1333 Greenwood Rd
    Glenview , IL , 60026
    (847)998-5055
    1.4  mi  |  568  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Glenview Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Springman Middle School
    2701 Central Rd
    Glenview , IL , 60025
    (847)998-5020
    1.6  mi  |  812  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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