Top 10 Best Madison County Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 31 public schools serving 18,425 students in Madison County, IN (there are 6 private schools, serving 1,022 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in Madison County, IN are educated in public schools compared to the IN state average of 90%.
The top ranked public schools in Madison County, IN are East Elementary School, Pendleton Elementary School and Pendleton Heights Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Madison County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Madison County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Madison County Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
893 E Us 36
Pendleton, IN 46064
(765) 779-4445
Grades: K-6
| 747 students
Rank: #22.
Pendleton Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
327 S East St
Pendleton, IN 46064
(765) 778-2117
Grades: PK-6
| 835 students
Rank: #33.
Pendleton Heights Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7450 S 300 W
Pendleton, IN 46064
(765) 778-2139
Grades: 7-8
| 685 students
Rank: #44.
Lapel Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2865 S Sr 13
Lapel, IN 46051
(765) 534-3101
Grades: PK-5
| 675 students
Rank: #55.
Maple Ridge Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8537 S Cr 650 W
Pendleton, IN 46064
(765) 778-3818
Grades: K-6
| 727 students
Rank: #66.
Pendleton Heights High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
One Arabian Dr
Pendleton, IN 46064
(765) 778-2161
Grades: 9-12
| 1,394 students
Rank: #77.
Lapel Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2883 S Sr 13
Lapel, IN 46051
(765) 534-3136
Grades: 6-8
| 329 students
Rank: #88.
Lapel Senior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1850 S 900 W
Lapel, IN 46051
(765) 534-3036
Grades: 9-12
| 468 students
Rank: #99.
Frankton Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1303 Sr 128 W
Frankton, IN 46044
(765) 754-7545
Grades: PK-6
| 821 students
Rank: #1010.
Summitville School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
405 E Mill St
Summitville, IN 46070
(765) 536-2875
Grades: PK-2
| 250 students
Rank: #1111.
Frankton Junior Senior High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
610 Clyde St
Frankton, IN 46044
(765) 754-7879
Grades: 7-12
| 756 students
Rank: #1212.
Alexandria Monroe Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
308 W 11th St
Alexandria, IN 46001
(765) 724-4166
Grades: PK-6
| 819 students
Rank: #1313.
Valley Grove Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2160 S 300 E
Anderson, IN 46017
(765) 378-3393
Grades: K-4
| 401 students
Rank: #1414.
Eastside Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
844 N Scatterfield Rd
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2101
Grades: K-4
| 512 students
Rank: #1515.
Alexandria-monroe High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Burden Ct
Alexandria, IN 46001
(765) 724-4413
Grades: 7-12
| 763 students
Rank: #1616.
Erskine Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
811 W 60th St
Anderson, IN 46013
(765) 641-2099
Grades: K-4
| 430 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Elwood Intermediate School
Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1207 N 19th St
Elwood, IN 46036
(765) 552-7378
Grades: 3-6
| 423 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Tenth Street Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3124 E 10th St
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2103
Grades: K-4
| 531 students
Rank: #1919.
Anderson Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2035 S Raible Ave
Anderson, IN 46011
(765) 641-2092
Grades: K-4
| 418 students
Rank: #2020.
Edgewood Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3525 Winding Way
Anderson, IN 46011
(765) 641-2119
Grades: K-4
| 203 students
Rank: #2121.
Highland Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2108 E 200 N
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2059
Grades: 7-8
| 1,003 students
Rank: #2222.
Anderson High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4610 Madison Ave
Anderson, IN 46013
(765) 641-2037
Grades: 9-12
| 1,786 students
Rank: #2323.
Anderson Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 24% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
101 West 29th Street
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 649-8472
Grades: K-12
| 849 students
Rank: #2424.
Elwood Junior Senior High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1137 N 19th St
Elwood, IN 46036
(765) 552-9854
Grades: 7-12
| 619 students
Rank: #2525.
Compass Alternative School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2010 Brentwood Drive
Anderson, IN 46011
(765) 641-6571
Grades: 7-10
| 80 students
Rank: n/an/a
800 N Central
Alexandria, IN 46001
(765) 724-7788
Grades: 10-12
| 8 students
Rank: n/an/a
2300 Lindberg Rd
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2047
Grades: 5-6
| 1,025 students
Rank: n/an/a
940 N 19th St
Elwood, IN 46036
(765) 552-7381
Grades: PK-2
| 398 students
Rank: n/an/a
Excel Center - Anderson
Charter School
630 Nichols Ave
Anderson, IN 46016
(317) 524-3930
Grades: 10-12
| 303 students
Rank: n/an/a
John H Hinds Career Center
Vocational School
1105 N 19th St
Elwood, IN 46036
(765) 552-9881
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
4500 Main St
Anderson, IN 46013
(765) 641-2360
Grades: PK
| 167 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Madison County, IN

Madison County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1229 Lincoln St
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 641-2121
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
10926 N 200 E
Alexandria, IN 46001
(765) 724-2696
Grades: 1-5
| 231 students
2300 Lindberg Rd
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2047
Grades: 4-6
| 711 students
1229 Lincoln St
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 641-2121
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
1600 Hillcrest Ave
Anderson, IN 46011
(765) 641-2130
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
2108 East 200 North
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2059
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
3070 East 300 North
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 378-0228
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
550 W 37th St
Anderson, IN 46013
(765) 641-2099
Grades: K-5
| 159 students
1229 Lincoln St
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 641-2121
Grades: 3-8
| n/a students
112 E Vineyard St
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2117
Grades: K-5
| 251 students
1815 Indiana Ave
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2055
Grades: 4-6
| 929 students
2100 South 'p' St
Elwood, IN 46036
(765) 552-9823
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
802 E 5th St
Anderson, IN 46012
(765) 641-2115
Grades: K-5
| 226 students
630 Nichol Ave
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 641-2086
Grades: K-2
| 450 students
101 W 29th St
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 641-2051
Grades: 6-8
| 750 students
4500 S Main St
Anderson, IN 46013
(765) 641-2107
Grades: 1-5
| 295 students
119 West 29th St
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 641-2051
Grades: K-5
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Madison County, IN?

The top ranked public schools in Madison County, IN are East Elementary School, Pendleton Elementary School and Pendleton Heights Middle School.

How many public schools are location in Madison County, IN?

31 public schools are location in Madison County, IN.

What percentage of students in Madison County, IN go to public school?

95% of all K-12 students in Madison County, IN are educated in public schools compared to the IN state average of 90%.

What is the racial composition of students in Madison County, IN?

Madison County, IN minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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