Madison Elementary School

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1225 Legion Way Se

Olympia, WA 98501

(360) 596-6300

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 200

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

31 Parent Reviews for Madison Elementary School

I am not a Madison parent but I do substitute at Madison regularly. Madison is my favorite school to substitute. The staff is friendly, the children well behaved and respectful, and the teachers leave great lesson plans! (This shows me that Madison teachers plan their lessons ahead of time, and they ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/03/15

Madison is one of two Olympia schools with a part time principal, the other is Boston Harbor The school district says student numbers at Madison and Boston Harbor are too low for a full time principal. Is that so? In that case how does the school board justify a full time principal at the alternative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/14/14

My school has teachers and staff that always show great empathy and compassion for the children. As a parent I am able to be involved in all aspects of my child's education and the principal has an open door policy which makes him widely available to staff and parents.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/14

My family moved to Olympia from Oregon and moved in with my parents who live a block away from Madison. The school has many benefits for families including before and after school care, great enrichment programs, and a great staff. The children are well behaved. My daughter has had two good teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/16/14

My son has been at Madison since preschool. He is now in 5th grade. Madison has been amazing for him as a student and for me as a parent. I have seen the school improve in many ways. His teachers have been top notch. The sense of community at Madison is like nothing I have ever experienced anywhere. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/14

Madison is AMAZING. All three of our children have attended Madison. The past two years with the new principal have been the best. The teachers are wonderful. The principal really is approachable and a good listener. My children s teachers send regular updates of their work and will meet with me if I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/06/14

Madison school is beyond words. The teachers interact positively with students and parents. School programs support student learning. Our son loves it there. In his previous school he learned how to knit and weed flower beds, but all this fun was at the expense of academic learning. At Madison he has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/29/14

Madison is everything a great school should be. It is small, has a garden, staff is friendly, and students are kind to each other. The teachers and principal know all the students by name. We have had no problems at Madison. Our son is happy and has many friends. We are impressed with the teachers and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/14

Pros * After school enrichment classes. (Art, Choir, Drama, etc.) * Computers and iPads in all classrooms * Cute building * Emphasis on safety. (ID s checked, single door entry into school, adult crossing guard, etc.) * Good communication from school (Email, newsletters, etc.) * Monthly assemblies * ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/20/14

Based on the recommendation of friends who live in Olympia we rented a home near Madison. Before moving we left the principal a VM. He responded the next day. He made us feel comfortable with our choice and encouraged us to contact him again if we had more questions. We have been at Madison a year and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/14

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Test scores for Madison Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Madison Elementary School
Olympia School District
* In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Olympia schools — Madison Elementary School is located at 1225 Legion Way Se, Olympia WA 98501. 1225 Legion Way Se is in the 98501 ZIP code in Olympia, WA The school district for Madison Elementary School is the Olympia School District. Madison Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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