Apollo High School

  • Apollo High School serves 1,403 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2015-16 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 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 22%.

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 1,403 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Apollo High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 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 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#236 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
85%
78%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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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 KY.
Diversity Score0.270.25
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Graduation Rate
95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Apollo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDaviess County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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