Dayspring Academy

8911 Timber Oaks Ave
New Port Richey, FL 34654
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Dayspring Academy serves 867 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 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Dayspring Academy's student population of 867 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
867 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Dayspring Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Dayspring Academy is 0.45, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#455 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
36%
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Black
2%
21%
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White
72%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dayspring Academy's ranking?
Dayspring Academy is ranked #455 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Dayspring Academy?
The graduation rate of Dayspring Academy is 80%, which is lower than the Florida state average of 89%.
How many students attend Dayspring Academy?
867 students attend Dayspring Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Dayspring Academy students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dayspring Academy?
Dayspring Academy has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Dayspring Academy offer ?
Dayspring Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Dayspring Academy part of?
Dayspring Academy is part of Pasco School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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