Apollo High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2280 Tamarack Road
Owensboro, KY 42301
Phone
(270) 852-7100
District
DAVIESS COUNTY
County
DAVIESS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1431
Classroom Teachers
79

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kentucky

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.6% of KY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Apollo High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
40%
46%
44%
40%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
17
16
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 408 28.5%
Grade 10 384 26.8%
Grade 11 312 21.8%
Grade 12 321 22.4%
Total 1431 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.7% 85.9% 79.2%
Black 5.3% 3.5% 11.1%
Hispanic 6.1% 6.1% 7.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.3% 4.0% 1.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.1% 52.8% 56.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.5% 47.3% 53.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 5.5% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 69,193 4,467,673
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 148.0 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.2% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.7% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.9% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 27,110 1,734,618
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 86.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.3% 24.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.1% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.3% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.8% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.7% 16.3%
$15,000 or less 9.7% 14.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,791 $68,356,964 56.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $347 $4,095,988 3.4%
Staff $312 $3,682,848 3.0%
General Administration $81 $956,124 0.8%
School Administration $630 $7,436,520 6.1%
Operation $761 $8,982,844 7.4%
Transportation $617 $7,283,068 6.0%
Other $179 $2,112,916 1.7%
Total Support $2,926 $34,538,504 28.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,614 $19,051,656 15.6%
Total Expenditures $10,331 $121,947,124 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,847 $3,963,026,728 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $498 $337,332,077 4.2%
Staff $584 $395,896,631 5.0%
General Administration $239 $162,030,029 2.0%
School Administration $593 $402,258,524 5.1%
Operation $899 $609,404,739 7.7%
Transportation $603 $408,841,839 5.1%
Other $275 $186,408,881 2.3%
Total Support $3,691 $2,501,953,269 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,194 $1,486,960,078 18.7%
Total Expenditures $11,732 $7,951,878,549 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%