Apollo Elementary School

Tel: (318)549-6010
Grades: KG-5

741 students

Apollo Elementary School serves 741 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Apollo Elementary School operates within the Bossier Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 741 students
Apollo Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Apollo Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Apollo Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Apollo Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
Apollo Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Apollo Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
17%
48%
Apollo Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
66%
45%
Apollo Elementary School White (1990-2012)
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.
0.53 0.57
Apollo Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
27%
61%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,231 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Bossier Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
6
Number of Students Managed 21,231 1,938
Bossier Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $211 MM $33 MM
Bossier Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $222 MM $33 MM
Bossier Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,679 $14,187
Bossier Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,264 $14,076
Bossier Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Airline High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Amikids Red River (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plantation Park Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bossier City Airline High School
    2801 Airline Dr
    Bossier City , LA , 71111
    (318)549-5080
    0.9  mi  |  1584  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Bossier City Plantation Park Elementary School
    2410 Plantation Dr
    Bossier City , LA , 71111
    (318)549-5700
    1.2  mi  |  620  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bossier City Amikids Red River
    Alternative School
    2890 Douglas Dr
    Bossier City , LA , 71111
    (318)747-2224
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Bossier City Greenacres Middle School
    2220 Airline Dr
    Bossier City , LA , 71111
    (318)549-6210
    1.4  mi  |  779  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Shreveport Cherokee Park Elementary School
    2010 East Algonquin Trail
    Shreveport , LA , 71107
    (318)221-6782
    2.2  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Bossier City, LA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.61, which is higher than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Bossier City is Waller Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.