Apollo Elementary School

10100 Dee Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016 | (847) 827-6231
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 523
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lynn C Glickman
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 523
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 251 (48.0%)
  • Females: 257 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 207 (39.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 256 (48.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Apollo Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black356.7%
Asian22242.4%
Hispanic13525.8%
White11622.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Apollo Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten346.5%
Kindergarten7915.1%
1st Grade6111.7%
2nd Grade6712.8%
3rd Grade6612.6%
4th Grade8516.3%
5th Grade7714.7%
6th Grade5410.3%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.2%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.5%
District:
3.6%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Apollo Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: Yes
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
74.0%
District:
80.5%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
87.2%
District:
88.3%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.3%88.9%86.4%
200985.9%85.5%85.2%
200882.8%84.7%85.1%
 
Reading Test
201060.0%68.2%73.7%
200972.3%69.7%72.2%
200867.4%71.6%71.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.5%84.1%85.9%
200977.0%86.8%85.8%
200885.8%89.2%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201074.3%76.2%73.7%
200974.4%77.0%73.8%
200866.7%79.5%73.2%
 
Science Test
201065.4%74.1%76.6%
200976.4%76.1%76.8%
200877.0%79.6%76.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.0%87.8%83.4%
200986.6%86.6%82.5%
200881.8%84.4%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201077.6%77.0%74.7%
200985.0%78.5%73.5%
200875.3%77.4%73.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.9%90.8%84.6%
200982.2%86.6%82.4%
200889.8%89.5%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201089.1%90.3%81.2%
200983.1%85.9%79.9%
200888.6%85.4%79.1%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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