Semple Elementary School

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724 Denmark St

Louisville, KY 40215

(502) 485-8324

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Semple Elementary School

Semple has a lot of great teachers Principal Tiffeny Gerstner is doing a good job takes time.

Posted by a parent on 09/09/09

my son went their pre k all the way through 5th grade it has its good and bad but to be honest his best two years were only pre k and fourth grade the year was 2006 of course those were the best teachers that school has ever had ms burke and ms oskins

Posted by a parent on 08/11/09

Over the past 3 years, I have seen Semple grow and become a better place for children to learn. Their Principal and teachers really do care about all the students and thier education. They are dedicated to thier jobs and the students of Semple. I am so happy that my child goes there and I am excited ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/24/08

I think that Semple is a growing school. I feel that if you are a parent it is your duty to be a part of your childs education. Do you volunteer and keep an open line of communication with the teachers? My daughter came to Semple from Jacob(the best school in the nation) and I see huge differences ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/07

I have 2 children at semple both with learning disabilities and my mom taught there. I feel that their is good and bad in all schools, but they are trying to change the bad things. Im sure it will get better with time.My children have been fortunate to have pretty good teachers at semple, minor problems,you ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/06

I went to Semple all through elementry school, and I think its a dirty school, with teachers who really don't care what their students do. Also kids get picked on, and the kids that get picked on get treated unfairly by the teachers, Semple just needs to be shut down, its a school where there is absolutely ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 10/27/04

Semple is an ok school the activities are great for the families but when it comes to learning they need to boost there teaching up my daughter goes there she has been there for 3 years also they need to be more aware of the kids that are getting picked on and do something about it the kids should feel ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/13/04

I would also like to add that this is one of the lowest in performance I have ever seen. The state testing scores prove that! I noticed that another parent had the same complaint as I did that when a child is being picked on that school just brushes it off like it's no big deal. So if your child(ren) ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/18/04

I have 3 children at Semple this year and last year. The school has a good potential if some of the adults including the principal and the security would do a little more. I had a few problems last year that i felt needed attention and it was not given. The scurity is really nice but does not do the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/10/03

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Test scores for Semple Elementary School

KCCT* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
Semple Elementary School
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 — Semple Elementary School is located at 724 Denmark St, Louisville KY 40215. 724 Denmark St is in the 40215 ZIP code in Louisville, KY The school district for Semple Elementary School is the Jefferson County Schools. Semple Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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