Jefferson Middle School

101 South Gammon Road
Madison, WI 53717
Phone: (608) 663-6403
Fax: (608) 442-2193

Jefferson Middle School website

Mission Statement

The mission of Jefferson Middle School, a learning partnership dedicated to educational excellence, is to promote academic exploration and success; the realization of individual student potential; respect for self and others; and joy in learning. These goals can be accomplished by assuring: high quality instruction of a challenging curriculum reflective of our diverse global community; an environment which is safe and supportive; and an effective collaboration of families, staff and community.

Location

Jefferson is located on Madison’s west side, near the intersection of Gammon and Mineral Point Roads and adjacent to Memorial High School.

Class Size

Student enrollment is approximately 490 with 165 students each grade, averaging 25 students per academic class.

Academic Achievement

Achievement Scores: More than half of Jefferson’s students score in the top quartile nationally on both reading and math standardized tests.

Honors Courses and Core Academic Subjects: Core academic subjects (math, science, language arts and social studies) are required at each grade level. Eighty percent of recent eighth graders enrolled in at least one honors class for ninth grade.

Areas of Interest

Technology: Computer technology is introduced to sixth graders in Unified Arts. Students take a seven-week class with emphasis on file management, word processing, spread sheets, databases, desk-top publishing, multimedia, E-mail, web browsing, “Nettiquete,” web page construction and keyboarding. Jefferson has a PC Lab and a Mac Lab, both fully equipped. The Library & Media Center (LMC) has 17 computers and each classroom has two stations.

Talented and Gifted (TAG) Program: The goal of Talented and Gifted (TAG) programming is to make certain K-12 students consistently have learning opportunities that are challenging, systematic and continuous based on learning profile, readiness and student interest.

Special Classes: Advanced math is offered in eighth grade (algebra). The IN-STEP Program offers special programming at Jefferson or Memorial.

1 Thorstrand Rd, Madison, WI 53705

Price$1,600,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1839498

  • Single Family
  • Address 1 Thorstrand Rd
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

The North House is listed on the State Register, National Registered Historic Places & is designated a Madison Landmark. Magnus Swenson (1882-1936) was considered one of Wisconsin's leading citizens of the early 20th Century. Swenson built this Classic Revival w/ Mediterranean influence for his daughter. The North House sits on a lovely 3/4 acre private lot amongst 15 acres of woods (originally planted by Magnus Swenson in the 1920's to emulate the Norwegian countryside) & adjacent to Marshall Park and Lake Mendota. More details to follow.

Listed by Stark Company, REALTORS

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5718 Lake Mendota Dr, Madison, WI 53705

Price$1,495,000

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MLS Number 1846927

  • Single Family
  • Address 5718 Lake Mendota Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Fantastic Lake Mendota! Price includes 2 adjacent lots (flat/level land) totalling almost 30,000 sq. ft and 66' on lake frontage. Lot 1 is a 4BR, 2BA home with .45 acre lot. Features large, open concept LR/DR/Kitchen with separate family room overlooking a flat yard, custom paver patio&walk-ways, raised flower beds-perfect for entertaining. 3 gas fireplaces. Lot 2 is a .22 acre lot with a new heated garage featuring a large 2++ garage, 1/2 bath and upper bonus space with views of Lake, currently a music studio. (Sq. ft, tax/assessment info calculated by combining 5718 and 5722 Lake Mendota Drive).

Listed by The McGrady Group, LLC

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4918 Lake Mendota Dr, Madison, WI 53705

Price$1,100,000

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MLS Number 1847545

  • Single Family
  • Address 4918 Lake Mendota Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Don't miss this opportunity to build your dream home on Lake Mendota within minutes of downtown. The property is located across the street from Blackhawk Country Club. The lot has endless possibilities with an option of exposed or walkout lower level. There are stairs leading down to the lake with a level retaining wall. Partial storage building at the lake that needs some TLC. There is currently a small home on the property.

Listed by Bunbury & Assoc, REALTORS

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5227 Harbor Ct, Madison, WI 53705

Price$767,365

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1837892

  • Single Family
  • Address 5227 Harbor Ct
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

This is an incredible place, with the best location in Spring Harbor of Lake Mendota. We love this place because it’s one of the few incredible locations on Lake Mendota with access to the Beach, Boat Launch, Park with 1Block. One of many reasons we purchased this property was don’t have to remove our BoatLift and Dock every winter. You can't beat 50 Feet of Lakefront Property.

Listed by The McGrady Group, LLC

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8137 Mayo Dr, Madison, WI 53719

Price$534,825

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1791573

  • Land Lots & Acreage
  • High School District Madison
  • High School Memorial
  • Village MADISON - C W08
  • Acreage 0.82

Lot #1 of Up to five prime adjacent mixed use/commercial lots available and ready for development. All services are at curb. PUD/GDP zoning. Midtown Commons is a new traditional neighborhood with a great mix of families and young professionals living in multi-family apartment buildings, condos, townhomes and single family homes. Lots can be purchased individually as priced

Listed by Altus Commercial Real Estate, Inc.

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6 Brule Cir, Madison, WI 53717

Price$475,000

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MLS Number 1836459

  • Single Family
  • Address 6 Brule Cir
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Muir

Under Assessment. Motivated Sellers. Move in ready Sunny and Modern 2 story home in the Sauk Creek Neighborhood with over 4000 sq ft of living space with updates galore.Minutes from the West Towne Mall & Downtown with easy access to the freeway. 4 bedrooms, 4-1/2 baths, Master bedroom w/ SPA like bathroom and office with french doors, sun room, formal dining, freshly painted, new gleaming maple hardwood floors, new carpeting throughout. Kitchen w/Stainless Steel appliances and granite counter tops. Exposed lower level w/ wet bar and extra space for a Gym and a great room to entertain friends and family.

Listed by Bunbury & Assoc, REALTORS

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317 Oldfield Rd, Madison, WI 53717

Price$474,900

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MLS Number 1847514

  • Single Family
  • Address 317 Oldfield Rd
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

High-end updates & luxurious finishes await in this spacious 4-bed, 3.5 bath home. Breathtaking kitchen w/ gorgeous cherry cabinetry, tile backsplash & granite tops w/ walkout to private yard. Dramatic double sided stone fireplace w/ built-ins & newer flooring in the living area + lg. formal dining rm (or den) w/ tray ceiling. 3 beds upstairs incl. Master w/ an exquisitely updated ensuite. Beautiful LL w/ built-in shelving, wet bar, full bath & 4th bedroom. This home was made for entertaining! Located in an established neighborhood but minutes from all the amenities west Madison offers!

Listed by MHB Real Estate

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7414 Cedar Creek Tr, Madison, WI 53717

Price$459,900

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MLS Number 1841238

  • Condominium
  • Address 7414 Cedar Creek Tr
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • High School Memorial
  • Elementary School Muir

Spacious unit in Tamarak Trails boasts 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, w/ Lofted Office/Bonus room, Skylights, Updated Kitchen with Professional Appliances, Pantry, Built-in Cabinetry in Dining w/ Wet Bar, 4 Season Porch w/ Sunny Composite Decking, Hardwood Floors and Natural light. First Floor Master Suite has a large Walk-in-closet, Built-in dresser, Dual Sinks, Shower and Jetted Tub. Lower Level has 2 Bedrooms, Large Bath with Jetted Tub, Shower and Sauna. Lower Level Rec Room has Built-In Cabinetry and walks out to private Patio/Yard and conservancy.

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924 Darien Dr, Madison, WI 53717

Price$449,900

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MLS Number 1845413

  • Single Family
  • Address 924 Darien Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Stephens

Beautiful contemporary 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 3 car garage home on Madison's west side. Large open plan kitchen remodeled with custom cabinets, counters and SS appliances. Maple wood floors throughout the 1st floor. Spacious bedrooms upstairs. Master bath remodeled with tile floor/walk-in double shower, granite counter and double sinks. Upstairs bath remodeled with tile floor, bath, shower surround, granite counter and sink. Newer roof, furnace and windows. Partially finished basement with recreational and storage rooms and an office. Nicely landscaped yard with mature trees and wooden deck.

Listed by Seth Pfaehler of The McGrady Group, LLC

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58 Oak Creek Tr, Madison, WI 53717

Price$425,000

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MLS Number 1843557

  • Condominium
  • Address 58 Oak Creek Tr
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • High School Memorial
  • Elementary School Muir

Tamarack Trails elegant updated townhouse with 4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths and 2 car garage. Features 2 decks (1 covered) 1 patio all backing to the conservancy. Hardwood floors on main level, 2 gas log fireplaces in kitchen and living room. Granite and stainless counter tops. Viking professional range, sub-zero refrigerator and dishwasher in stainless. LL is exposed with walk out to the patio. LL bedroom with full bath, large 20 x 10 office or family room with built-in book cases. Master bedroom opens to a deck over looking the conservancy. Kitchen with walk out to covered deck.

Listed by Restaino & Associates

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1801 Southern Ridge Tr, Madison, WI 53719

Price$425,000

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MLS Number 1845562

  • Condominium
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • High School Memorial
  • Elementary School Stephens
  • Year Built 2005

Fully updated, custom built ranch style half duplex. Open concept with gorgeous kitchen, commercial gas range, granite, pantry & center island. New bath including soaking tub, oversized walk in shower & Kohler fixtures. Spend summer relaxing by your new salt water outdoor pool. Easy maintenance & landscape. Enjoy your vacation right at home. Call now for private showing.

Listed by Exp Realty, Llc

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222 Frigate Dr, Madison, WI 53705

Price$419,000

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MLS Number 1843274

  • Single Family
  • Address 222 Frigate Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Stephens

Updated in Faircrest, 4 generous bedrooms and 2.5 baths on a quiet street. Fantastic kitchen featuring Subzero refrigerator and impressive Viking range, stainless steel hood, beverage cooler, butcher block island. Hardwood floors, main floor laundry including washer & dryer. Sunroom with southern exposure, huge front porch and rear deck overlooking mature yard with terraced garden. Newer Carrier furnace, driveway recently repaved. Close to Stephens elementary, walk to Owen Conservancy, easy access to all things west but still a no-Beltline commute downtown. UHP Home warranty included

Listed by Madison Buyer Agency, LLC

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