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8301 W 86th St

Indianapolis, IN 46278

(317) 347-8470

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 541

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Fishback Creek Public Academy

I love this school. My son is special needs and has been attending FCPA since pre-K. They have Developmental pre-school. Now he is in KG. He has loved it from day 1. The teachers he has had, Mrs Hedges, Mrs Gordon are seasoned teachers and are great at what they do. My 2nd child is not special needs, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/24/14

My son will begin kindergarten at Fishback for 2013-2014 school year. I am so excited for him to be a part of such an impressive school system and HIGHLY qualified teachers including a fantastic resource team (Speech-Language Pathologist, Resource Teachers, and School Psychologists). Fishback has quite ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/05/13

I have 2 children that are attending or and one that has graduated and they all have LOVED their fishback creek experience!

Posted by a parent on 03/12/13

My children went to school there for almost three years we moved and now they half to go back to a traditional calendar school.I love fishback all the staff and teachers are great and my kids are so sad to leave.

Posted by a parent on 07/21/09

My daughter just finished FCPA last year and is currently at New Augusta North. We were thrilled with the educational experience that she received. The creative projects and activities that drives their instruction is beyond compare. She was always ready to go to school and was sad when she graduated. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/08

My son has attended Fishback from grades K-3. Although the school has mixed age ranges in the classroom, his teachers have kept him challenged when he has become more advanced in some topic areas. The school is very diverse and has lots to offer for extracurricular activities. We've been involved with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/01/06

The teachers and adminstration are very good. They encourage a lot of parent involvment. The student body is very diverse. Some of the children are a bit rough and undisciplined which takes up some of the teaching time for discipline. The facilities are new and very nice. There are many computers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/05

I have two kids that attend Fishback Creek Public Academy. I am extremely pleased with the overall learning environment. Everyone from the Principal on down is truly comitted to the education of the children. I strongly recommend this school to anyone that is serious about their kids education. Best ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/05

My daughter, Natalie is in the 4th grade. She has always had trouble learning in some areas but is very bright... In her other school her other teachers would just offer tutoring and no solution or try to help Natalie except money out of pocket for tutoring from the teacher that made no difference at ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/26/05

My children worked for weeks getting ready for the Istep testing. My Children have felt at ease when testing do to all the worksheets they did before the testing. Fishback Creek is a 4 star school. For our family its Fishback Creek or homeschool! We love our school

Posted by a parent on 10/21/04

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Test Year: 2012
Fishback Creek Public Academy
Metropolitan School District Pike Township
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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Indianapolis schools — Fishback Creek Public Academy is located at 8301 W 86th St, Indianapolis IN 46278. 8301 W 86th St is in the 46278 ZIP code in Indianapolis, IN The school district for Fishback Creek Public Academy is the Metropolitan School District Pike Township. Fishback Creek Public Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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