Apollo High School

  • Apollo High School serves 1,369 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Apollo High School operates within the Daviess County School District.
  • Daviess County School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1369 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,369 students
Apollo High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Apollo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
Apollo High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeApollo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
Apollo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Apollo High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Apollo High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
6%
11%
Apollo High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
86%
78%
Apollo High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Apollo High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsApollo High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownKY 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.
0.260.38
Apollo High 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.
38%
51%
Apollo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
12%
6%
Apollo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Daviess County School District's student population of 11,684 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,889 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,566 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDaviess County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
6
Number of Students Managed11,6842,307
Daviess County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate86%82%
Daviess County School District Graduation Rate (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue$113 MM$24 MM
Daviess County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$109 MM$24 MM
Daviess County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,889$10,260
Daviess County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,566$10,180
Daviess County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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