"Our school is best known for having high expecations for all learners."
Students enrolled 501
Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Lori Hasher
Transportation options Yes
District VA Beach City Public Schools
Before school Yes
After school Yes

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570 Kempsville Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23464

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(757) 648-2720
(757) 474-8513
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4 stars
Based on 10 ratings

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July 29, 2014
Best school in Virginia Beach by far, only one that has worked with my son that has ADHD and got him to pass all his SOLs with flying colors! Staff, teachers, parents, kids, and PTA rock!

- submitted by a parent
July 09, 2013
Great School. Teachers are very involved and actually care about their students success. HIGHLY RATED!

- submitted by a parent
January 26, 2013
We are a military family and finally out of 3 states, these are the best schools my children have attended. I have been pleased with all of their teachers over the last two years. There are lots of extracurricular activities for the older kids like Student council, strings, lots of parent and PTA involvement. Buying a house in this school district was a great choice 7 years ago and remains a great choice today.

- submitted by a parent
September 14, 2012
Great school, atmosphere, teachers, principal, and learning curriculum. Blessed to have had 2 children go through this school.

- submitted by a parent
October 25, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
no rating October 21, 2008
Fabulous school! Teachers are intune with the children. The overall support at the school is great too. I highly recommend this elementary school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 21, 2008
Great school. My grandchild attends. Parents/grandparesnts are welcome to help in the school. It is a wonderful school overall.

- submitted by a community member
September 03, 2008
My daughters attend this school. I'm continually impressed with the professionalism of the teachers and staff. My daughters teachers have gone above and beyond for them on many occasions. My girls love school. I am confident that this is one of the best schools available to my girls.

- submitted by a parent
no rating June 23, 2008
Kempsville Elementary is a wonderful school and it grieves me to read the one disgruntled parent remark. It's so not reflective of the whole. KES has a solid commited team of professional educators who successfully educate and inpsire our chidren daily. I am very pleased with this school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating March 26, 2008
My daughter has been going to this school and I absolutely love it. The teachers are very dedicated and work well with the students. I always feel confident about sending her to school everyday!

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March 11, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
January 28, 2008
Kempsville Elementary School has a fantastic group of teachers and parents who work together synergistically to develop the best education environment for the children. I am thrilled to be a part of the school and would strongly recommend Kempsville Elementary to anyone looking for a top of the line school dedicated to the development of excellent students - both academically and socially.

- submitted by a parent
November 13, 2007
This school has had 3 principals in as many years. We got lucky with the last one, but the current one 2007-2008 is constantly making reference to her former school and the way that they did things. She is changing year long traditions and mediocrity. Morale among the staff is at an all time low and it is obvious. The parents do not have a voice and the school has become watered down. It is my opinion that the VA. Beach School Board does not care about the children and the parents (who pay their salaries) and they are putting in administrators who could care less too. What a shame and utter disappointment. Send your children to Birdneck where the principal cares.

- submitted by a parent
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Kempsville Elementary School
570 Kempsville Rd, Virginia Beach, VA  23464
(757) 648-2720
Last modified Kempsville Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kempsville Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. Top