Apollo Middle School

265 West Nebraska St, Tucson, AZ 85706 | (520) 545-2000
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 821
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 265 West Nebraska Street, Tucson, AZ 85706
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Sunnyside Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,605
  • Graduation Rate: 50.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.9
  • Enrolled Students: 17,503

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 821
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 420 (51.2%)
  • Females: 401 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 56 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 626 (76.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 682 (83.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Apollo Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian334.0%
Black121.5%
Asian50.6%
Hispanic76292.8%
White91.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Apollo Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade27433.4%
7th Grade25731.3%
8th Grade29035.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 79%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:19%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,786
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Apollo Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,73431%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,51069%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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