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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 27 public elementary schools in Hernando County, FL, serving 16,820 students.
  • Hernando County, FL public elementary school have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Florida public elementary school average of 60%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 55% statewide average). Elementary schools in Hernando County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Florida public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Hernando County, FL are Challenger K-8 School Of Science And Math, Gulf Coast Academy Of Science And Technology and Gulf Coast Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public elementary school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida public elementary school average of 15:1.

Top Hernando County Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Brooksville Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    885 N Broad St
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7014

    Grades: PK-5 | 649 students
  • Brooksville Engineering Science And Technology (b.e.s.t.) A Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    835 School St
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)544-2373

    Grades: 6-8 | 128 students
  • Challenger K-8 School Of Science And Math Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
    Rank: Top 5%
    13400 Elgin Blvd
    Spring Hill, FL 34609
    (352)797-7024

    Grades: K-8 | 1,474 student
  • Chocachatti Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    4135 California St
    Brooksville, FL 34604
    (352)797-7067

    Grades: PK-5 | 728 students
  • D. S. Parrott Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    19220 Youth Dr
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7075

    Grades: 6-8 | 639 students
  • Deltona Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2055 Deltona Blvd
    Spring Hill, FL 34606
    (352)797-7040

    Grades: PK-5 | 830 students
  • Eastside Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 50%
    27151 Roper Rd
    Brooksville, FL 34602
    (352)797-7045

    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
  • Endeavor Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14063 Ken Austin Pkwy
    Brooksville, FL 34613
    (352)797-7013

    Grades: 6-12 | 127 students
  • Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge Alternative School
    201 Culbreath Rd
    Clearwater, FL 33765
    (727)461-2990

    Grades: 6-12 | 56 students
  • Explorer K-8 Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10252 Northcliffe Blvd
    Spring Hill, FL 34608
    (352)797-7094

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,660 student
  • Fox Chapel Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9412 Fox Chapel Ln
    Spring Hill, FL 34606
    (352)797-7025

    Grades: 6-8 | 728 students
  • Gulf Coast Academy Of Science And Technology Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    10444 Tillery Rd
    Spring Hill, FL 34608
    (352)688-5092

    Grades: 6-8 | 124 students
  • Gulf Coast Middle School Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2139 Deborah Drive
    Spring Hill, FL 34608
    (352)688-5092

    Grades: 6-8 | 110 students
  • Hernando Eschool Virtual Franchise Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1070 Varsity Dr
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7013

    Grades: 6-12 | 53 students
  • Hernando High School Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    700 Bell Ave
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7015

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,207 student
  • Hernando Virtual Instruction
    1070 Varsity Dr
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7072

    Grades: K-12 | 7 students
  • Hernando Virtual Instruction (course Offerings)
    1036 Varsity Dr
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7013

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Hernando Virtual Instruction Program
    919 N Broad St
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7000

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a student
  • John D. Floyd Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3139 Dumont Ave
    Spring Hill, FL 34609
    (352)797-7055

    Grades: PK-5 | 965 students
  • Moton Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7175 Emerson Rd
    Brooksville, FL 34601
    (352)797-7065

    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
  • Pine Grove Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14411 Ken Austin Pkwy
    Brooksville, FL 34613
    (352)797-7090

    Grades: PK-5 | 879 students
  • Powell Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4100 Barclay Ave
    Spring Hill, FL 34609
    (352)797-7095

    Grades: 6-8 | 987 students
  • Spring Hill Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6001 Mariner Blvd
    Spring Hill, FL 34609
    (352)797-7030

    Grades: PK-5 | 834 students
  • Suncoast Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11135 Quality Dr
    Spring Hill, FL 34609
    (352)797-7085

    Grades: PK-5 | 910 students
  • West Hernando Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14325 Ken Austin Pkwy
    Brooksville, FL 34613
    (352)797-7035

    Grades: 6-8 | 719 students
  • Westside Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5400 Applegate Dr
    Spring Hill, FL 34606
    (352)797-7080

    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
  • Winding Waters K-8 Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12240 Vespa Way
    Brooksville, FL 34614
    (352)797-7092

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,309 student
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