The Apollo-Ridge School District is a small rural public school district. Apollo-Ridge School District encompasses approximately 70 square miles (180 km2) spanning small portions of two counties. In Armstrong County it covers the Boroughs of Apollo and North Apollo and Kiskiminetas Township. In Indiana County it covers Young Township. According to 2000 federal census data, it serves a resident population of 11,202. In 2009, the district residents’ per capita income was $15,287, while the median family income was $39,070. In the Commonwealth, the median family income was $49,501 and the United States median family income was $49,445, in 2010. Per District officials, in school year 2007-08 the Apollo-Ridge School District provided basic educational services to 1,620 pupils through the employment of 119 teachers, 70 full-time and part-time support personnel, and 9 administrators. Apollo-Ridge School District received more than $10.7 million in state funding, for school year 2007-08. The district operates three schools: Apollo-Ridge High School, Apollo-Ridge Middle School and Apollo-Ridge Elementary School.