CSSS Member Directory


Kentucky
Kentucky Department of Education Kentucky Department of Education

CSSS Member Information:

Mindy Curless
STEM Initiatives Consultant
Kentucky Dept. of Education
500 Mero Street, 18th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601

Email
502-564-2106

Christine Duke
Elementary Science Consultant
Kentucky Dept. of Education
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601

Email
502-564-2106

Sean Elkins
Science Instructional Specialist
Kentucky Dept. of Education
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601

Email
502-564-2106

Rae McEntyre
Science Consultant
Kentucky Dept. of Education
500 Mero Street, 18th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601

Email
502-564-2106

Organizational Structure:
Full Adoption

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 656,503
  • Number of School Administrative Units: 176

Standards Resources:  Curriculum and Instruction

Standards of Learning for Kentucky Standards of Learning for Kentucky

Information: In Kentucky, the Program of Studies is the regulatory document for the minimum requirements at each grade level across the content areas;  The Core Content for Assessment is the document which outlines concepts and skills that are assessed through our statewide accountability system.
State Science Assessment Information
  • Given at what grades: 4, 7, 11
  • Time of Year: Spring
  • Type of Assessment: Multiple Choice, Constructed Response

Commonwealth Accountability Testing System Commonwealth Accountability Testing System

Other Useful State Links:

KY Science Teachers Association KY Science Teachers Association
Kentucky Academy of Science Kentucky Academy of Science
Louisville Science Center-KYs Environment Louisville Science Center-KYs State Science Center
AWAKE-All Wild About KYs Environment AWAKE-All Wild About KYs Environment

Associate Members

Sean Elkins
Patricia Kerr

Affiliate Members

Ronald DeChristoforo