Apollo High School

  • Apollo High School serves 2,024 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Apollo High School's student population of 2,024 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 93 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,024 students
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Total Classroom Teachers93 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Apollo High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apollo High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#845 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
67%
45%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
20%
38%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Apollo High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.510.42
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Graduation Rate
93%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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