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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 64 public schools in Madison, WI, serving 29,216 students.
  • Madison, WI public school have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Madison have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Madison, WI are Shorewood Hills Elementary School, Van Hise Elementary School and Winnequah School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 15:1.

Top Madison, WI Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • 4k Pk Off Site
    545 W Dayton St
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)204-6561

    Grades: PK | 744 students
  • Allis Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4201 Buckeye Rd
    Madison, WI 53716
    (608)204-1056

    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
  • Badger Rock Middle School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 E Badger Rd
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)442-1335

    Grades: 6-8 | 88 students
  • Black Hawk Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1402 Wyoming Way
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-4360

    Grades: 6-8 | 396 students
  • Capital High School Alternative School
    1045 E Dayton St
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)204-4220

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Central Wisconsin Center Alternative School
    317 Knutson Dr
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)249-2151

    Grades: PK-12 | 10 students
  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3502 Maple Grove Dr
    Madison, WI 53719
    (608)442-2000

    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
  • Cherokee Heights Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4301 Cherokee Dr
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)204-1240

    Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
  • Crestwood Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5930 Old Sauk Rd
    Madison, WI 53705
    (608)204-1120

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Early Childhood
    5830 Devoro Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)845-4200

    Grades: PK | 11 students
  • East High School Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2222 E Washington Ave
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-1600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1637 students
  • Elvehjem Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5106 Academy Dr
    Madison, WI 53716
    (608)204-1400

    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
  • Emerson Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2421 E Johnson St
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-2000

    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
  • Falk Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6323 Woodington Way
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)204-2180

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
  • Franklin Elementary School
    305 W Lakeside St
    Madison, WI 53715
    (608)204-2292

    Grades: PK-2 | 392 students
  • Glendale Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1201 Tompkins Dr
    Madison, WI 53716
    (608)204-2400

    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
  • Gompers Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1502 Wyoming Way
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-4520

    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
  • Hamilton Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4801 Waukesha St
    Madison, WI 53705
    (608)204-4620

    Grades: 6-8 | 792 students
  • Hawthorne Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3344 Concord Ave
    Madison, WI 53714
    (608)204-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 387 students
  • Huegel Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2601 Prairie Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)204-3100

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Innovative & Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1045 E Dayton St
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)204-4235

    Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
  • Innovative & Alternative Middle School Alternative School
    1045 E Dayton St
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)204-4235

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a students
  • Isthmus Montessori Academy Public Charter School
    1802 Pankratz St
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)661-8200

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • James Wright Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1717 Fish Hatchery Rd
    Madison, WI 53713
    (608)204-1340

    Grades: 6-8 | 250 students
  • Jefferson Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    101 S Gammon Rd
    Madison, WI 53717
    (608)663-6403

    Grades: 6-8 | 514 students
  • Kennedy Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    221 Meadowlark Dr
    Madison, WI 53714
    (608)204-3420

    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
  • Lafollette High School Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    702 Pflaum Rd
    Madison, WI 53716
    (608)204-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1560 students
  • Lake View Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1802 Tennyson Ln
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-4040

    Grades: K-5 | 261 students
  • Lapham Elementary School
    1045 E Dayton St
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)204-4140

    Grades: PK-2 | 265 students
  • Leopold Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2602 Post Rd
    Madison, WI 53713
    (608)204-4240

    Grades: PK-5 | 727 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    909 Sequoia Trl
    Madison, WI 53713
    (608)204-4900

    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
  • Lindbergh Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4500 Kennedy Rd
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-6500

    Grades: PK-5 | 170 students
  • Lowell Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    401 Maple Ave
    Madison, WI 53704
    (608)204-6600

    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
  • Marquette Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1501 Jenifer St
    Madison, WI 53703
    (608)204-3220

    Grades: 3-5 | 207 students
  • Memorial High School Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 20%
    201 S Gammon Rd
    Madison, WI 53717
    (608)663-5990

    Grades: 9-12 | 1944 students
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