Apollo Junior High School

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Apollo Junior High School

School Summary
Apollo Junior High School is located at 1600 APOLLO RD, RICHARDSON, TX, 75081-3824. The school is part of RICHARDSON ISD.
To contact the school, call (469) 593-7900.

Teachers
Apollo Junior High School employs 50 teachers, who have been with the school an average of 7 years. The teachers average 10 years of experience in teaching. The school currently has 637 students with a student to teacher ratio of 12.80 S/T. The special education division has 5 teachers assisting it. Apollo Junior High School also employs 6 education aids.
Enrollment 637
Is Charter No
School District: RICHARDSON ISD
Phone Number: (469) 593-7900
Address: 1600 APOLLO RD ,
RICHARDSON , 75081-3824 Directions
County: dallas county
Grade Span 07 - 08
Principal YOLANDA JACKSON-GAITHER
Website Click to view

Accountability

Ratings & Designations of Apollo Junior High School

Accountability Ratings


  Good
Scaled Score
Student Achievement 86
Student Progress 90
Closing Performance Gaps 78
Overall 86

Distinction Designations


 
Read/ELA
Mathematic
Science
Social Studies
Comparative Academic Growth
Post-secondary
Comparative Closing the Gaps

Apollo Junior High School Student / Staff

Statistics

Student Statistics

Racial/Ethnic Group Number Percent
African American 128 20.09 %
Hispanic 224 35.16 %
White 179 28.10 %
Asian 91 14.29 %
Native American 1 0.16 %
Two or More Races 13 2.04 %
Total Students 637 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 374 58.71 %
Limited English Proficiency 90 14.13 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 90 14.13 %
Gifted & Talented 96 15.07 %
Special Education 91 14.29 %
Teacher Student Ratio   12.80 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 6 12.30%
10 - 20 years 12 23.99%
6 - 10 years 8 15.52%
1- 5 years 19 39.11%
Beginning Teacher 5 9.07%
Teacher Experience Average 10.10 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 7.00 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 50 100.00%
Female Teachers 38 76.41%
Male Teachers 12 23.59%
School Admin 3  
School Support 9  
Edu Aids 6  
Special Education 5  

Apollo Junior High School 2019 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 84 % 86 % 89 % 86 % 78 % 77 %
African American 78 % 80 % 83 % 85 % 65 % 71 %
Hispanic 78 % 80 % 84 % 76 % 72 % 68 %
White 91 % 93 % 93 % 92 % 90 % 85 %
Asian 94 % 94 % 98 % 96 % 84 % 93 %
Two or More Races 94 % 100 % 100 % 88 % 75 % 100 %
Economically Disadvantaged 80 % 83 % 86 % 82 % 68 % 72 %
Male Students 82 % 83 % 87 % 83 % 75 % 72 %
Female Students 87 % 89 % 90 % 89 % 81 % 82 %
Special Education 55 % 58 % 64 % 58 % 43 % 44 %
Limited English Proficiency 52 % 55 % 68 % 45 % 25 % 50 %

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boymum101
Rating: 1/5 
 
The worst I've seen. This school has gone down hill from what it used to be. The teachers and principals are EXTREMELY inexperienced to and unequipped to deal with real teaching. They do not lead by examples. They are biast and sexist. They will kick
Reviewed on 04/26/18
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