Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South

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5650 Southern Pkwy

Louisville, KY 40214

(502) 485-8270

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 900

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South

I went to OAS for all of my middle schools years and when i left I was at the top of my class. This is an amazing school and the teachers really help you understand everything. It was an amazing experience for me and I hope that you consider sending your daughter(s) here.

Posted by a other on 08/02/14

Honestly, if i could give this school 0 stars i would do it, i attended this school for two years and i absolutely hated it. The students are extremely disrespectful not only to their peers but also to the teachers and staff. Not to mention the fact that the staff are extremely racist towards foreign ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/26/14

i really like this school i went here and got honor roll every semester and people like boy girl schools i like this all GIRL school and i left and my grades have droped and its from the distractions around me i'm really trying to go back now but my grades have to improve i'm trying hard just to go it ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/29/13

i like this school my daughter is in the 8th grade and she was sick with a high fever and the school took the best care of her . i feel she is getting a good education . and she learns more then she ever did .

Posted by a parent on 09/01/10

My daughter started ims this year which is now olmsted academy south and it has excellent staff and learning policies i feel people have over judged olmsted after the year 08-09 it is now far from dirty so stop judging it as dirty and horrible just give a chance...And thank you

Posted by a parent on 07/08/09

I love this school. I have been working at this school for 6 years and I have seen wonderful changes. We have a dedicated staff and great administrators. Our Youth Services Center is one of the best and has helped in getting our parents involved in the school. We have Town Hall Meetings every 6 ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/18/07

Iroquois has really improved!! My daughter had Ms. Schultz for 6th grade math--and for the first time she not only understood math, but she loved math!! The school has had some problems in the past, but they have really turned things around.

Posted by a parent on 06/22/07

iroquois middle school is a very derty school but sence the board of edication made the law no children can have food during classes or no snacks pervided by the teachers every one can see the difference i was very shy before i atended IMS i was lacking social skills and IMS has helped i get over my ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/09/07

After moving my 8th grader attends IMS, I have found the lack of education, and environment in the classroom,and discipline to be appalling.

Posted by a parent on 11/24/06

IMS is a middle school that is turning itself around. There are increased academic programs, extracurricular, and sports programs and participation. The school is now gender based and while it is a difficult year of growth (it's the first year for gender based), it is a prosperous year. Teachers are ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 09/21/06

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School Profile for Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South

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Test scores for Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South

KCCT* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South
Jefferson County Schools
* In 2010-2011 Kentucky used the Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT) to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 through 12 in reading, social studies, science, writing, and math. The Elementary School results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for grades 3 through 5 combined for each subject. Middle School results are for grades 6 though 8 combined, and High School results are for grades 10 though 12 combined. The KCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Louisville schools — Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South is located at 5650 Southern Pkwy, Louisville KY 40214. 5650 Southern Pkwy is in the 40214 ZIP code in Louisville, KY The school district for Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South is the Jefferson County Schools. Frederick Law Olmsted Academy South is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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