Apollo High School

Apollo High School serves 1,321 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Apollo High School operates within the Daviess County School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,321 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
5%
Black
6%
11%
White
87%
81%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.23
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.
37%
48%
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.
13%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,805 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Daviess County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
6
Number of Students Managed 11,805 2,323
Graduation Rate 92% 79%
District Total Revenue $109 MM $24 MM
District Spending $108 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,675 $10,129
District Spending / Student $9,547 $9,906
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • OwensboroTamarack Elementary School
    1733 Tamarack Rd
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)852-7550
    0.7 mi | 496 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OwensboroF T Burns Elementary School
    4514 Goetz Dr
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)852-7170
    0.8 mi | 570 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OwensboroF T Burns Middle School
    4610 Goetz Dr
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)852-7400
    0.9 mi | 775 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • OwensboroOwensboro Middle School South
    2631 South Griffith Ave
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)686-1128
    1.4 mi | 683 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • OwensboroSutton Elementary School
    2060 Lewis Ln
    OwensboroKY 42301
    (270)686-1140
    1.4 mi | 386 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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