Apollo Beach Elementary School

  • Apollo Beach Elementary School serves 699 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Apollo Beach Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 699 students has grown by 25% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 699 students
Apollo Beach Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Apollo Beach Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Apollo Beach Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Apollo Beach Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Apollo Beach Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Apollo Beach Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
20%
31%
Apollo Beach Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
23%
Apollo Beach Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
73%
40%
Apollo Beach Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Apollo Beach Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Apollo Beach Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.43 0.46
Apollo Beach Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Apollo Beach 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.
n/a n/a
Apollo Beach Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Hillsborough School District's student population of 206,646 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,207 in this district is less than the state average of $11,664. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,448 is less than the state average of $11,759. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
306
22
Number of Students Managed 206,646 10,184
Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $1,846 MM $119 MM
Hillsborough School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $1,894 MM $120 MM
Hillsborough School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,207 $11,664
Hillsborough School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,448 $11,759
Hillsborough School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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