Crisman School

  • It is the mission of The Crisman School to teach bright children with learning differences to be successful academically, socially, and emotionally.
  • Twice exceptional students (2e) with asychronous development are develpoed at Crisman.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Texas Private School Accreditation Commission
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$125
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students44 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Crisman School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size8 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(khaki pants and a collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,500
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLaura Lea Blanks

School Notes

  • It is the mission of The Crisman School to teach bright children with learning differences to be successful academically, socially, and emotionally.
  • Twice exceptional (2e) students with asychronous development are served at Crisman.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longview
    Grades: NS-12 | 334 students
    1 miles
    1236 Pegues Place
    Longview, TX 75601
    (903) 297-3501
    1 NS-12
  • Austin
    Odyssey School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 42 students
    234.2 miles
    4407 Red River St
    Austin, TX 78751
    (512) 472-2262
    234.2 5-12
  • Richardson
    Bridge Builder Academy
    Bridge Builder Academy Photo - Bridge Builder Academy receiving proclamations from the Texas House of Representatives, The Texas Senate and Governor Greg Abbott, along with a wonderful welcome from Mayor of Richardson Paul Voelker!
    Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 43 students
    122.6 miles
    1221 W Campbell Rd, # 209
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (972) 516-8844
    122.6 K-12
  • Bay Springs
    Sylva Bay Academy
    Sylva Bay Academy Photo - SBA Stadium
    Grades: PK-12 | 300 students
    318.1 miles
    17 Hwy 531
    Bay Springs, MS 39422
    (601) 764-2157
    318.1 PK-12
  • Jackson
    Grades: K-12 | 191 students
    266.8 miles
    1417 Lelia Dr
    Jackson, MS 39216
    (601) 982-7827
    266.8 K-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
Crisman has helped my son progress vastly since he began attendance 5 months ago.Everyone is very friendly and my son is excited to get to school every morning!Thank you for all of the help!
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The Crisman School has been such a blessing for us. We will surely miss it once my son graduates.
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I am the parent of an academically-gifted child who struggled in various public schools but has flourished since transferring to The Crisman School. While his IQ and aptitude scores were off the charts, he struggled in the conventional school setting. The academic troubles soon became behavior issues, and he started bringing those home with him. Immediately upon attending Crisman, I noticed a change for the better. My son's attitude changed, he became more engaged in what he was learning and his outlook improved significantly. Crisman has shown tremendous love and support to my son, and it shows. I give this school my highest recommendation.
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Crisman is a wonderful place! The staff and teachers all work as a team to provide the best education possible for our twice exceptional students. Our students are very bright and successful when taught the way they need to learn. Because we are small, we are able to give our students individualized attention. We welcome you to visit our wonderful school!
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I can't say enough positive about Crisman. My daughter has been attending for the past 4 years. The staff are caring, knowledgeable and loving. The environment is full of positive vibes and they work hard with the kids to emphasize their strengths but also work on weaknesses. Very please parent!
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I've personally witnessed the loving teachers and these special children that just bloom in this environment. The success of the alumni speaks for itself. This is a loving learning environment any kid would be blessed to attend.
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The average acceptance rate in Longview, TX is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).