Apollo High School

  • Apollo High School serves 199 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Apollo High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Apollo High School operates within the Simi Valley Unified School District.
  • Simi Valley Unified School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Apollo High School's student population of 199 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students199 students
Gender %Apollo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeApollo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Apollo High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apollo High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:124:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
49%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
47%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsApollo High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.64
Graduation Rate45-49%
83%
Apollo High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Apollo High School is Simi Valley Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Simi Valley Unified School District's student population of 17,196 students has decreased by 8% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 82% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,036 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,878 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSimi Valley Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    30
    4
    Number of Students Managed17,1961,585
    Simi Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    42%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    87%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$170 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$186 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,036$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,878$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

    • The nearest high school to Apollo High School is Monte Vista (0.1 miles away)
    • The nearest middle school is Monte Vista (0.1 miles away)
    • The nearest elementary school is Monte Vista (0.1 miles away)
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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Simi Valley Monte Vista Alternative School
      Grades: 1-12 | 175 students
      0.1 miles
      1220 Fourth St.
      Simi Valley, CA 93065
      (805)579-6326
      0.1 1-12 175
    • Simi Valley Simi Elementary School
      Grades: K-6
      0.2 miles
      2925 Fletcher Ave.
      Simi Valley, CA 93065
      (805)520-6760
      0.2 K-6 n/a
    • Simi Valley Sycamore Elementary School
      Grades: K-6 | 384 students
      0.4 miles
      2100 Ravenna St.
      Simi Valley, CA 93065
      (805)520-6745
      0.4 K-6 384
    • Simi Valley Garden Grove Elementary School
      Grades: K-6 | 411 students
      0.7 miles
      2250 N. Tracy Ave.
      Simi Valley, CA 93063
      (805)520-6700
      0.7 K-6 411
    • Simi Valley Santa Susana High School Magnet School
      Grades: 9-12 | 1271 students
      0.7 miles
      3570 E. Cochran St.
      Simi Valley, CA 93063
      (805)520-6800
      0.7 9-12 1271

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