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Rusch Elementary School

Students served yogurt during the recent Rusch Family Night.

Students and staff had fun with the face painting and photo booth stations during the spring carnival!

Enjoying some fun during the field trip to The Henry Vilas Zoo.

Members of Girls on the Run sponsored a very successful bake sale.

Families and guests enjoyed various acts during a recent Rusch Talent Show, including a cute baking song.


Online Registration

Online registration for returning students is available July 8 - August 8.  We encourage all families to register online. https://www.portage.k12.wi.us/district/online-registration.cfmread more on Online Registration

School Picture Date

School pictures will be taken during the on-site registration on August 13th at John Muir Elementary School from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  All students should attend to have their picture taken.read more on School Picture Date

Important Dates to Remember

August 13th:  On-site registration and school photos at John Muir Elementary School, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. August 29th: Open House, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. September 3: First day of school - Welcome...read more on Important Dates to Remember

Upcoming Events

12 Aug

Personnel Committee

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Board of Education Meeting

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Welcome to Rusch Elementary School!

Rusch Elementary School is located close to downtown Portage.  We are a kindergarten through 5th grade school with a current enrollment of 217 students.   Jason Meyer is Rusch's Principal and NaQuisha Mann is the Dean of Schools and Behavior Coach. Please continue to stay involved in your child(ren)'s academic career.  Attend their programs if you are able.  Celebrate their successes.  If you ever have any questions or concerns, please feel free to...

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