Crisman Elementary School

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6161 Old Porter Rd

Portage, IN 46368

(219) 763-8020

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Crisman Elementary School

Crisman is working hard to make sure that students are learning in all areas of the curriculum. Students are required to do homework each evening and are required to read. I think that the school is doing a great job of finding materials that students are interested in and are challenging. Students are ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 10/27/13

Crisman is a wonderful school. All of the teachers care about each of there students. It is more like a family environment. They make learning fun. I have an Autistic child and Crisman helped him to flourish. I have two kids and Crisman has made them go from average to an high achieving student. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

Our son attends first grade & his brother will be in kindergarten this fall (2012). The principal, Mr. Hufford, always takes the time to talk to us at school functions, not just to say hello. We can tell how much he cares about our son, and every student at Crisman. This also shows up with all the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/12

This is my son's first year at Crisman. He is in second grade. This school has very high standards and expectations out of their students. My son attended 2 other schools in the Portage Township district and I can say this is the best and most challenging school so far. Excellent staff; from his teacher,the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/11/08

i am so happy with this school, we moved here from florida and they really treat my child very good, from the secrtary to the principal and the teachers are wonderful.

Posted by a teacher on 05/12/07

Wonderful School! Excellent staff, from the principal to the teachers, even the secretary. My son is in the RISE program, so this isn't the school my other chilren attend, but overall, Portage Township schools are great!

Posted by a parent on 03/11/05

My son has attended this school for both 4th and 5th grade. I feel this is the best grade school in the township. Great teachers, wonderful, school-wide adittude is had by all. Excellent learning environment.

Posted by a parent on 09/20/04

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Test scores for Crisman Elementary School

ISTEP+* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Crisman Elementary School
Portage Township Schools
* 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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Portage schools — Crisman Elementary School is located at 6161 Old Porter Rd, Portage IN 46368. 6161 Old Porter Rd is in the 46368 ZIP code in Portage, IN The school district for Crisman Elementary School is the Portage Township Schools. Crisman Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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