Apollo Elementary School

  • Apollo Elementary School serves 603 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Apollo Elementary School operates within the East Maine 63 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 603 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students603 students
Apollo Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Apollo Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Apollo Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeApollo Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Apollo Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
38%
5%
Apollo Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
19%
25%
Apollo Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
7%
17%
Apollo Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
27%
49%
Apollo Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Apollo Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsApollo Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.740.67
Apollo Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
65%
52%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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.
2%
2%
Apollo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • East Maine 63 School District's student population of 3,576 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,841 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,606 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEast Maine 63 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed3,576753
East Maine 63 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$50 MM$11 MM
East Maine 63 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$49 MM$11 MM
East Maine 63 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,841$11,118
East Maine 63 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,606$11,218
East Maine 63 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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