2112 Hollister Ave., Madison
Sacrament is a Catholic elementary school providing a quality
Christian and academic education for 330 students in kindergarten
through grade 8. The school features multi-age classrooms,
an experienced staff and a prime location on the near West
Side that is easily accessible from Downtown. After-school
care is available for students in grades 1 through 6.
1201 McKenna Blvd., Madison (608) 273-0309
in 1982, Eagle School offers an enriched, accelerated education
for about 150 gifted children in kindergarten through grade
8. The admission process for this school on the far West Side
of Madison includes testing and visits by potential students
and their parents. Both before- and after-school care are
available. Children entering kindergarten must be 4½
|Edgewood Campus Grade School
2324 Edgewood Dr.
a beautifully wooded campus near Vilas Park, Edgewood is a
Catholic private school emphasizing academic excellence, cultural
arts and Christian values. The school has about 270 students
in kindergarten through grade 8. Four-year-olds are accepted
into a half-day (afternoon) pre-kindergarten program. After-school
care is available for students in kindergarten through grade
|Edgewood High School
2219 Monroe St., Madison
|When Edgewood High School opened in 1881, there was little else
around it on the near the West Side of Madison. Now it's sandwiched
between stately neighborhoods and quaint shops, although its
large rolling, wooded campus continues to set this school
apart. The only Catholic high school in Dane County, Edgewood
offers a college-preparatory curriculum for 600 students,
who often drive 50 miles or more one way to attend. More than
95 percent of graduating seniors go on to college. Religious
courses and community service are required, and students are
expected to follow a written code of behavior.
|High Point Christian School
7702 Old Sauk Rd., Madison
Point is a nondenominational school seeking to provide a program
of academic excellence within the context of a Christian viewpoint.
The school stresses traditional family values, and art, music
and literature are evaluated from a moral as well as artistic
perspective. Also, the curriculum emphasizes a phonetic approach
in teaching reading skills. The school has 210 students in
kindergarten through grade 8.
1310 Mendota St Ste 118 Madison WI 53714
|We are a private school that provides individualized instruction
in an alternative education environment.
- Some of our students are accelerated learners identified
as gifted and talented who participate in enrichment and accelerated
- Some of our students have learning disabilities or learning
differences and might be identified as special education students
in a public school.
- Some very successful students have dyslexia, ADHD, Asperger's,
processing disorders, or sensory integration disorders.
- It is not unusual for a student to work on material two
grades ahead in one subject and recieve remediation in another.
- We do not use special education labels.
- Each student has an individualized program and some students
will participate in
direct instruction one-on-one with a trained education specialist
to remediate missed skills.
- Our students are closing the gap and catching up for lost
educational time through our individualized program.
- Homeschool students are welcome to enroll for individual
courses if space permits.
|Madison Central Montessori School
4337 W. Beltline Hwy., Madison (608) 274-9549
accommodates about 100 students from preschool through grade
6. The school specializes in nongraded classes of mixed-age
children who gain practical and intellectual knowledge from
individual exploration of language, math, geography, art and
music. All materials are designed for independent learning.
Our Lady Queen of Peace
418 Holly Ave., Madison
the quiet neighborhood of Westmorland on Madison's near West
Side, Queen of Peace emphasizes a strong academic program
within a Catholic educational framework. Many families move
into the neighborhood just to be closer to this school that
teaches kindergarten through grade 8. It's the largest Catholic
school in the area, with almost 500 students. The school was
enlarged in '96 to accommodate more kindergartners and add
more space for physical education, science and foreign language
classes. After-school care is available.
Our Redeemer Lutheran School
1701 McKenna Blvd., Madison (608) 274-2830
by Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, the school educates children
from kindergarten through grade 8. A staff of eight instructors
teaches 112 students. The curriculum consists of basic courses
of instruction as required by the State of Wisconsin. In addition,
daily religion classes are conducted to provide students with
a thorough knowledge and understanding of Scripture. Extracurricular
programs include music and athletics. Preschool is available
Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.
St. Ambrose Academy
602 Everglade Drive
Madison, WI 53717
St. Ambrose Academy is a Catholic middle school and high school offering a classical education employing original source materials, small class sizes, and directed classroom discussion. Founded in 2003, the school is accredited by the National Association of Private Catholic* and Independent Schools.
Maria Goretti School
5405 Flad Ave., Madison
parishioners of St. Maria Goretti receive preference, the
Catholic school is open to everyone in the community. About
205 students in kindergarten through grade 8 attend. The traditional
curriculum is augmented by a strong school philosophy that
"each child is first and foremost a unique creation of
God and as such deserves love and an opportunity to develop
to his or her potential."
7035 Old Sauk Rd., Madison (608) 833-1338
specializes in a very low student-teacher ratio to accommodate
children with learning disabilities, attention deficit disorder
or those simply in need of a structured, individualized setting.
Instructors match teaching styles to learning styles for children
in grades 1 to 8. Tutoring on all grade levels is also available.
No after-school care is available, although two day-care centers
are right across the street if parents choose to utilize them.
6815 Schneider Road
Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: (608) 831-8540
Christian School is a ministry of St. Andrew Lutheran Church,
offering a high-quality, Christian education for children
in pre-school through eighth grade. Our school is mission
oriented, offering enrollment to the community without regard
to church membership.
3200 Monroe St., Madison
is a small, independent elementary school serving about
150 children of diverse family backgrounds, abilities and
needs in kindergarten through grade 8. It was founded in
1972 by parents and teachers influenced by a version of
progressive school then often referred to as informal, or
British, primary education. It features a theme-based integrated
curriculum and mixed-age classrooms equipped with materials
to meet children's varied interests. Kids love the campus
because it has one of the best sliding hills of all the
schools in Madison. Before- and after-school day care is