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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Anne Baranski answered:
Hi. What kind of community agencies are you looking for? I am happy to help if I can narrow down the search!

Anne
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Mon Jun 17, 2013
RealEstateGuy3 answered:
Here are the school websites for each school for the elementary school and middle school in the district

Schenk Elementary:
https://schenkweb.madison.k12.wi.us/

Whitehorse Middleschool
https://whitehorseweb.madison.k12.wi.us/

Lafollette High School
https://lafolletteweb.madison.k12.wi.us/

Also, Here is the school disctrict website:
https://www.madison.k12.wi.us/

We're here for you if you have any other questions. Everyone in our team (minus one person) has been in the area for 20+ years, and would be glad to give you all of the "little known" secret gem info that we have on the area.
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Thu Jun 13, 2013
Mao asked:
This question was asked from http://www.trulia.com/rental/3115001729--Division-St-Madison-WI-53704
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Thu Mar 14, 2013
Eric D Lenz answered:
Wow! I'm impressed with Donna and Dan for their interpretation of the question. I had no idea what was being asked.
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Sun Jan 13, 2013
Patti asked:
This question was asked from http://www.trulia.com/rental/3009764810-729-N-Thompson-Dr-Madison-WI-53704
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Wed Aug 1, 2012
Sarah Tavarez answered:
This property has an accepted offer and is set to close soon. According to the mmsd website it is Schenk elementary, Whitehorse middle and lafollette high. Give me a call at 213-5971 and I can help you find a great property to buy.
https://www.madison.k12.wi.us/cgi-bin/mmsd/findyourschool.cgi
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Sat Jul 14, 2012
moc_lr57 asked:
This question was asked from http://www.trulia.com/rental/3076726024-1617-Troy-Dr-Madison-WI-53704
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Sat Jul 14, 2012
moc_lr57 answered:
Dear,please.I want to know Do your apartment still Available.?
I have A Son and his child need A place to living by after End July.
please.contact this phone :608-395-7856.
Thanks.mao.or email message.
moc_lr57@ymail.com
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Fri Jul 6, 2012
Jason Cain answered:
Madison Schools - https://drupal.madison.k12.wi.us/cgi-bin/mmsd/findyourschool.cgi

Middleton Schools - http://edulog.mcpasd.k12.wi.us/edulog/webquery/

Wisconsin Department of Public Schools (test scores and rating) - http://dpi.wi.gov/ ... more
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Thu Jul 5, 2012
Craig answered:
This home is in the Stoughton school district with door stop school bus service. Oregon schools are allowed as the address is literally on the Oregon/Stoughton district line.
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Thu May 17, 2012
Rick Lyngaas answered:
Madison Central is no longer in existence.
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Fri Sep 10, 2010
Jon and Donna Birschbach answered:
Hi Regina,

The Madison Metropolitan School District offers a vast variety of expertise and opportunity for all ages and education levels. I definately would visit the school districts site at www.athomein.com I have a 7th (middle school) and 5th (elementary) school age children. Until you are here, and actually have a moment to drive through some of the neighborhoods you may not be able to narrow down your seach for schools. When I have clients relocating into area I set up meetings for the parents and the principals of the schools with interest so they can see the teachers and classrooms in action - they get a feel for the floor plan and are offered a general overview of the school's curriculum. You chilren's education will possibly be one of your more important concerns. The neighborhoods that feed into these schools will help determine your lifesyle's likes and/or needs. I spend a good amount of time with clients moving into the area ..... you definately need to get a tour of the area.....put on your walking shoes and ask a lot of questions. Please don't hesitate to drop me an email - I would be happy to connect you to soccer, swimming, dance, karate.....other curricular areas you will no doubt need. All in All - You Will Love it Here!

Donna Birschbach - The Birschbach Team
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Mon May 18, 2009
Amber Huemmer answered:
Good afternoon,
I am more than happy to talk with you further to find out exactly what you are looking for in an investment property. There are many homes out there right now that would be prefect for an investment purchase. Feel free to give me a call or send me an e-mail to let me know what areas in Madison are of interest to you. Are you looking for a single family home or a multiple family home? Let me know what I can do to help! ... more
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Mon May 4, 2009
Myjs answered:
I live in Nakoma. Both of my children attended Thoreau & Cherokee. Great staff, faculty, & parental participation. What do you mean by rough? The schools here are diverse - we are proud of this. It's what make Madison & Nakoma a great place to live. ... more
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Fri Mar 13, 2009
Donna Hermsen & Dan O'Brien answered:
There is much information about Madison Schools. If you check out our web site at www.SellingMadisonHomes.com and go to "Local Area & Links - schools" you will find the State of Wisconsin Departmane of Public Instruction. All the informationa bout Wisconsin Schools is there. If you have further questions or would like to receive any information about Madison Homes, please call us at 608-770-1140 or email us at donnaherms@aol.com.
Donna Hermsen & Dan O'Brien
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Sat May 17, 2008
Lisa Sorge answered:
If you have a child in grades 1-8 with learning disabilities, try Walbridge School. This school specializes in providing individualized curriculum and small class size (student teacher ratio of no more than 8:1) for kids with dislexia, speech and language issues, disgraphia, ADD, ADHD, and more. It is located on Madison's west side, at 7035 Old Sauk Road. Call 833-1338 or visit the website: www.walbridgeschool.com. Students come from diverse backgrounds and often with self esteem issues due to frustration with previous school experience. Once at Walbridge, many parents report "I have my child back!" The school also offers summer sessions in reading , writing, and math. ... more
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Fri Mar 7, 2008
Kay Gupta answered:
I taught in Middleton as student teacher and also taught in Middleton and Madison area schools as well. It depends on what grade school you are looking. If you are looking at high schools, the clubs and extra curriculum is big one and that again what your children’s interests are? My son graduated from High school two years back and I can tell you more about the difference. However Verona, Middleton both has good schools.
Now you have to analyze which fits best for you, if you need help in that
Email me at wihome@gmail.com
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Wed Mar 5, 2008
Mary answered:
Hi Josh,
Darren has given you good advise..the client should do the research based on their criteria.
What's important? Sports programs vs academics? In terms of academics, things like graduation rates,
Advanced Placement courses, International Baccalaureate programs, gifted and talented programs at the elementary and middle school level..school district websights should help with these items listed.
best of luck
Mary
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