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

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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. Visit www.thorstrandestate.com to learn more about this property.

Listed by Stark Company, REALTORS

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6117 S Highlands Ave Madison WI 53705

Price$1,295,000

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MLS Number 1854908

  • Single Family
  • Address 6117 S Highlands Ave
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

"The Highlands Lodge" restored to marvelous on 1.3 acres of natural privacy. Impeccable craftsmanship, the finest modern finishes enhance the original Frank Lloyd Wright influenced design. Smart modifications opened the floor plan to free flow through sunlit rooms. Designed to be harmonious with the land, the vision to create a lifestyle departs from the ordinary w/ distinctive living spaces inside and out. Serenity is the theme with a sunny and pine and cedar lined and shaded courtyard, a Japanese Garden, and the 22x48 indoor pool room. 6 vehicle, boat, recreation vehicle storage in 40x28 building

Listed by Sprinkman Real Estate

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8705 Fairway Oaks Dr Madison WI 53593

Price$875,000

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MLS Number 1851360

  • Single Family
  • Address 8705 Fairway Oaks Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Incredible 2 story brick and stone home on the 9th hole of Hawks Landing Golf Course! This 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home boasts over 7000 SF of living space! Stunning amenities in greatroom include dramatic 18 ft vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace, custom built-in cabinets and wet bar. Gourmet kitchen features granite counters, sub-zero fridge, double oven, pantry, large desk area and dinette. Spacious main level master suite with walk-in closet and private master bath with double vanity, tiled shower and separate soaking tub. Formal dining room, 1st floor office, lower level family room with built-ins, bar & much more!

Listed by Pinnacle Real Estate Group LLC

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1729 Heim Ave Madison WI 53705

Price$849,000

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MLS Number 1858412

  • Single Family
  • Address 1729 Heim Ave
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Phenomenal west Madison property of over 4,200 sq ft on nearly .44 acre. Nestled among greenery along University Ave. Custom Tim Cornett home with excellent space for multitude of uses. Part of the handicapped-accessible building was the owners’ acupuncture clinic & is now used for a thriving multi-room Airbnb business. Main part of the beautiful home is open & airy with 4 nice size bedrooms (or 3 & office). Full basement has immense amount of space that could be finished. The incredible space, currently used for Airbnb, could be separate living area for family members or guests, or in-home office area.

Listed by First Weber Inc

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1034 Hillside Ave Madison WI 53705

Price$775,000

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MLS Number 1861051

  • Single Family
  • Address 1034 Hillside Ave
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Nestled in the woods of The Highlands, this 4-bdrm gem feels miles from the day-to-day. Taliesin-trained architect Herb Delevie used smart design to create a “livable uniqueness”... Angled walls, soaring ceilings, open flow, & lrg windows create the refreshing & crisp energy that you desire from great contemporary style. Spacious master suite & bdrms, generous drop-zone/laundry rm, ample storage, & attached 3-car garage create the practical comfort that you expect from an active home. Aesthetic continues outside to deck, patio, water feature, & firepit. Premium kitchen w/granite, SbZr ref, & Wolf range. Well-maintained & move-in ready!

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5227 Harbor Ct Madison WI 53705

Price$734,900

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MLS Number 1852818

  • Single Family
  • Next Open House: Sun 30th 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Address 5227 Harbor Ct
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson

Priced Under Independent Bank Appraisal of $750k. Easy living with lake frontage in updated home! Located in the desirable Spring Harbor neighborhood near University, shopping, dining & schools. This is an incredible opportunity to own lakefront property in Spring Harbor of Lake Mendota. One of the few incredible locations on Lake Mendota with access to the Beach, Boat Launch, Park, all within a block. Mendota harbor offers all benefits of lake living, PLUS, you won't need to remove your pier or lift and you won't need to deal with lake traffic/wake. You just can't beat this 50 Feet of Lakefront Property! Proven investment potential.

Listed by The McGrady Group, LLC

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6706 Colony Dr Madison WI 53717

Price$675,000

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MLS Number 1856666

  • Single Family
  • Address 6706 Colony Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Muir

PARKWOOD HILLS!! Extremely well cared for one owner home, conveniently located and walking distance to all 3 schools! Recently redone kitchen open to 4 season sun room and family room makes for an awesome gathering space for family and friends. The lower level is fully exposed, has large rec room area, full bath, 1,000 bottle wine cellar complete with chiller, plus an amazing workshop with walk out that would be the envy of any handyman! The backyard is a gardener's delight with many perennials, a variety of fruit trees and a raised vegetable bed. Make this your next home! UHP Elite.

Listed by First Weber Inc

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5418 Old Middleton Rd Unit 303 Madison WI 53705

MLS Number 1858278

  • Condominium
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • High School Memorial
  • Elementary School Crestwood
  • Year Built 1995

The Highlands Abbey...a hidden gem! Enjoy the close proximity to shopping, restaurants & downtown without all the traffic & noise of downtown condo living. This unit has been recently updated including carpet throughout, many new bath fixtures, light fixtures, built-in book cases, gas fireplace & more! Expansive great room & dining room windows, multiple skylights & a delightful 15x9 tree top patio make this unit unbeatable! Kitchen features double ovens, new countertops, Bosch DW & 5 burner gas stove. 3 parking stalls (rarely found with condo units) and wonderful views! *Some photos virtually staged*

Listed by Restaino & Associates

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8137 Mayo Dr Madison WI 53719

Price$534,825

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MLS Number 1791573

  • Land Lots & Acreage
  • High School District Madison
  • High School Memorial
  • Address 8137 Mayo Dr
  • Village MADISON - C W08

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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218 Glacier Dr Madison WI 53705

Price$524,900

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MLS Number 1854314

  • Single Family
  • Address 218 Glacier Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Muir

Spacious 4 bdrm/2.5 bath French Colonial located in the heart of Parkwood Hills. This lovely home features large, open rooms with generous light, 4 fireplaces, large bdrms, ample storage & a stunning fenced-in backyard with gardens to rival Olbrich! As large as the family rm is, it gives off a cozy vibe no matter where you are in the room. Dbl closets in 1 bdrm, Reverse Osmosis for kitchen & Sub Zero fridge, Mstr bdrm F/P, LL Family Rm w/ F/P...Numerous updates including mechanicals, windows, roof, kitchen, baths & the list goes on. Walk or bike to the parks, school, pool, mall, shops & more

Listed by Restaino & Associates

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305 Sauk Creek Dr Madison WI 53717

Price$499,900

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MLS Number 1850147

  • Single Family
  • Address 305 Sauk Creek Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Muir

MOTIVATION! SELLERS ARE DEFINITELY RELOCATING!! Exceptional quality and stately elegance abound in this lovely home backing up to a wooded green space complete with a lazy winding creek! Home has been lovingly maintained, new windows and many updates (see complete list in Documents). Inviting kitchen opens to a family room and gorgeous year round sun room, 4 spacious bedrooms upstairs and the walkout lower level is completely finished yet still offers an amazing amount of storage. Oversized two car garage offers extra space for bikes, lawn and snow equipment, etc. a UHP Elite Home Warranty is included.

Listed by Nancy Hilton of First Weber Inc

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10 St Lawrence Cir Madison WI 53717

Price$499,000

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MLS Number 1860806

  • Single Family
  • Address 10 St Lawrence Cir
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Muir

OPEN HOUSE 6/23/19 CANCELED. This Colonial on a quiet cul de sac is a classic beauty—a private oasis in the city w/a lush back yard that backs to green space. Inside, you'll find a modern floor plan that makes the most of the natural light. A lovely, remodeled, eat-in kitchen opens to the deck via glass doors, the dining rm w/gorgeous crystal chandelier & living rm w/charming brick fireplace flanked by built-in shelves. The main floor includes a den, laundry rm, mudroom + powder rm. A bright LL features a large rec room, bedroom + full bath. An owner's suite w/walk-in closet + sunny bath is an exquisite escape from the day. SRM $499-$510K

Listed by Stark Company, REALTORS

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