Crisman Elementary School

  • Crisman Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Crisman Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Crisman Elementary School's student population of 457 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crisman Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crisman Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#478 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crisman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crisman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
24%
12%
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Black
12%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Crisman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
61%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Crisman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.580.51
This chart display the diversity score of Crisman Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crisman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crisman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortage Township Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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I love this school on so many levels. I went to this school for 6 years and overall each year was amazing. There was never a bullying issue, the teachers were nice. I know a lot of other students who came out and were immediately at the top of our class. It's an outstanding school, and it actually teaches you new stuff and just yes.
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