Madison County Public Schools

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There are 4 public schools in Madison County, Virginia, serving 1,847 students.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia state average of 47%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Madison County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • MadisonMadison County High School
    68 Mountaineer Ln
    MadisonVA22727
    (540)948-3785
    590 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Madison
    Madison Primary
    158 Primary School Dr
    MadisonVA22727
    (540)948-3781
    458 students | Gr. PK-2
  • Madison
    Waverly Yowell Elementary School
    1809 North Main St
    MadisonVA22727
    (540)948-4511
    397 students | Gr. 3-5
  • Madison
    William H. Wetsel Middle School
    186 Mountaineer Ln
    MadisonVA22727
    (540)948-3783
    402 students | Gr. 6-8

County Statistics

About Madison County County Statistics (VA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 12,883 people 7,833,127 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 29% 26%
Median Household Income $67,604 $48,917
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Did You Know?
Madison County, VA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Madison County is Madisonville Cisd School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or in the USA.