6850 Madison St
New Port Richey, FL 34652
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Richey Elementary School serves 619 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Richey Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Richey Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Richey Elementary School's student population of 619 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Richey Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Richey Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#2660 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
33%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
56%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 619 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 50%)

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