Dayspring Academy

8911 Timber Oaks Ave, Port Richey, FL 34668 | (727) 862-8600
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 460
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Charter School
School District Details
  • Pasco County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,403
  • Graduation Rate: 65.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.5
  • Enrolled Students: 67,147

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 460
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 194 (42.2%)
  • Females: 238 (51.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (10.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 114 (24.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 161 (35.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dayspring Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black71.5%
Asian153.3%
Hispanic408.7%
White36980.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dayspring Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5411.7%
1st Grade5912.8%
2nd Grade459.8%
3rd Grade4610.0%
4th Grade4610.0%
5th Grade4710.2%
6th Grade6113.3%
7th Grade5411.7%
8th Grade4810.4%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
92.0%
District:
69.2%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.6%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
5.1%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Dayspring Academy performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Florida School Grade: A
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: YES
Percent Criteria Met
School:
100.0%
District:
62.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.0%71.0%77.0%
200993.0%73.0%78.0%
200895.0%69.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.0%71.0%72.0%
200995.0%72.0%72.0%
200889.0%72.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.0%69.0%75.0%
200987.0%67.0%75.0%
200881.0%61.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201085.0%70.0%72.0%
200978.0%75.0%74.0%
200884.0%71.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.0%56.0%63.0%
200956.0%55.0%62.0%
200878.0%55.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201089.0%71.0%70.0%
200976.0%72.0%71.0%
200877.0%68.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201081.0%45.0%50.0%
200950.0%43.0%46.0%
200854.0%41.0%44.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.0%54.0%57.0%
200966.0%53.0%55.0%
200863.0%50.0%53.0%
 
Reading Test
201080.0%70.0%67.0%
200975.0%70.0%66.0%
200881.0%65.0%64.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.0%60.0%62.0%
200974.0%58.0%60.0%
200880.0%58.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%72.0%68.0%
200978.0%69.0%67.0%
200884.0%67.0%64.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.0%69.0%69.0%
200994.0%67.0%66.0%
200883.0%68.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201071.0%55.0%55.0%
200973.0%56.0%54.0%
200863.0%54.0%53.0%
 
Science Test
201061.0%44.0%42.0%
200947.0%43.0%42.0%
200852.0%41.0%40.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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