8911 Timber Oaks Ave
New Port Richey, FL 34654
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Dayspring Academy serves 746 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Dayspring Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Dayspring Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Dayspring Academy's student population of 746 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
746 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
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School Rankings

Dayspring Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dayspring Academy is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#416 out of 3628 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
33%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
73%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 746 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Btm 50%)

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