Apollo High School

  • Apollo High School serves 1,405 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Apollo High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Apollo High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Apollo High School's student population of 1,405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Apollo High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,258 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apollo High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#173 out of 1258 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
81%
76%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.340.40
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Graduation Rate
92%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDaviess County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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