William Penn School

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1670 E Siggard Dr

Salt Lake City, UT 84106

(385) 646-4960

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 656

Students Per Teacher: 27

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for William Penn School

I have three children who have attended at William Penn for the last three years. I have been very happy with our experience here. The arts instructor, Ms. Shumway is amazing. All of the kids are dancing, and loving it! I have one child enrolled in the Spanish Immersion program and two that aren't. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/12

My children attend William Penn Elementary. They are really thriving and excelling in their educational and social experience. They have all had a variety of teachers and we have been pleased with every one. The principal is amazing, he goes above and beyond to create an atmosphere of learning and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/11

My child has been at this school for 1st & 2nd grade however once in 3rd grade everything took a turn for the worst! She was completely overwhelmed at the big differences when entering 3rd grade we all felt unprepared and not appropriately informed of what to expect. I was extremely disappointed with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/31/11

The Kindergarten teachers are exceptional, and the principal is absolutely wonderful -- truly an advocate for parents and children. However, there is a SERIOUS problem with the dual immersion language program at William Penn Elementary. Traditional classrooms outside the program have up to 40 percent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/13/11

The kindergarten teachers are the best! Excellent school for out of boundary students, too! However, I am not too impressed with the way the school selects students for the Spanish immersion program. The school implements a lottery system in which students are 'grandfathered' in if they already have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/08/11

I am soooooo happy I moved my son to this school! After talking with the principal, she determined that Ms. Starr would be the perfect teacher for my son and she was right! I cannot speak highly enough of this school's academic excellence as well as fun learning environment. I appreciate that the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/09

I have a kindergartner that is currently enrolled at William Penn. My child was accepted in another program and as a result I am having a very hard time deciding on which school she will be attending next year. The teacher is very understanding and really put in an effort to challenge my child. She ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/07

This school is fabulous, I was really surprised at it's great schools ranking being a 7. The principal is excellent, very personable, kind and available. There are great extra curricular activities, including school plays that have been outstanding. They are integrating Spanish immersion next year ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/07

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Test scores for William Penn School

CRT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
William Penn School
Granite School District
* In 2009-2010 Utah used the Utah Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to test students in grades 1 through 11 in language arts, in grades 1 through 7 in math, in grades 4 through 9 in science and upon completion of certain courses in grades 8 through 11. The results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for all grades combined for each subject. The CRT is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Utah. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Salt Lake City schools — William Penn School is located at 1670 E Siggard Dr, Salt Lake City UT 84106. 1670 E Siggard Dr is in the 84106 ZIP code in Salt Lake City, UT The school district for William Penn School is the Granite School District. William Penn School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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