Charles F Tigard Elementary School

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12850 Sw Grant Ave

Portland, OR 97223

(503) 431-4400

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 590

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Charles F Tigard Elementary School

My two kids currently attend CFT. If the school is measured by the dedication and quality of its teachers, CFT is tops. There has been some turnover in the administration (3 principals in my son's first three years there) but the current principal (heading in to year 3) is wonderful and it seems like ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/01/13

Both of kids loved CFT. Our daughter still attends and loves her teachers. The principal is amazing. This is her second year at our school. Only thing lacking is more patent involvement. It's always the same parents doing all the work on events that benefit the kids and their is very little participation ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/13

Our kids love to go to CFT elementary school. I am amazed how much they learn there each day. What I personally like about this school is that teachers have high expectations of their students. Our kids are never bored in school.

Posted by a parent on 04/10/12

My experince with Charles F Tigard has been excellant! His kindergarden Teacher Mrs. Redding has done a really good job on helping him how to control his emotions and how to get along with his fellow classmates. His vocabulary has increased significantly. I really see him motived and exited to go to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/12

Talk with other parents if you can before attending this school. Get a tour, ask about Kindergarden Round Up. The School office number is : 503-431-4400. The principal has retired and a new one is coming in for the school year of 2011-12. I'd give the school a 3, theres tons of room for improvement ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/23/11

this school is very helpful and amazing! The staff is very friendly and helpful as well. There are so many after school activities also. Dance, Spanish,Art,Mad Science,Chess,Origomi,and more!

Posted by a parent on 03/06/10

The teachers and principle all work well as a team together and I've experienced great things with my girls teacher as well. She's learningn so much. The parent teacher group is also very supportive and many parents are involved. We couldn't be happier.

Posted by a parent on 12/15/08

Charles F Tigard is a wonderful school. The support from the teachers and staff have given my husband and I a great comfort level with regard to public schools. Our son had previously attended a private pre-school where he excelled and we did not want him to lose that excitement about learning. With ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/06

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Test scores for Charles F Tigard Elementary School

OAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Charles F Tigard Elementary School
Tigard-tualatin School District 23j
* In 2009-2010 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 10 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Portland schools — Charles F Tigard Elementary School is located at 12850 Sw Grant Ave, Portland OR 97223. 12850 Sw Grant Ave is in the 97223 ZIP code in Portland, OR The school district for Charles F Tigard Elementary School is the Tigard-tualatin School District 23j. Charles F Tigard Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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