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. More details to follow.

Listed by Stark Company, REALTORS

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5718 Lake Mendota Dr Madison WI 53705

Price$1,465,000

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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. Total Lot is .67 acres. Lot 1 is a 4BR, 2BA home. Features large, open concept LR/DR/Kitchen with separate Fam Room w/ lake view, custom paver patio walk-ways, raised flower beds, circle driveway & perfect for entertaining. 3 gas fireplaces. Lot 2 is a .22 acre lot w/ a new heated garage featuring a large 2++ garage, 1/2 bath and upper bonus space with views of Lake. Total Sq. ft does not include 500 above garage. (Sq. ft, tax/assess. info combines 5718 and 5722 Lake Mendota Parcels).

Listed by The McGrady Group, LLC

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8705 Fairway Oaks Dr Madison WI 53593

Price$915,000

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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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5645 Lake Mendota Dr Madison WI 53705

Price$719,000

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MLS Number 1850581

  • Single Family
  • Address 5645 Lake Mendota Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Accepted offer, Open House still on. Beyond charming Colonial. Completely remodeled in 2017 with an emphasis on maintaining the home's original grace & charm and mixing in today's high end finishes. Large, open concept first floor boasts tons of natural light, gorgeous wood floors, large kitchen with floor to ceiling stone fireplace creating a warm and inviting place to host guests and entertain. Formal dining room. Sun room leads out to pool (salt water) deck. Large master suite with gas fireplace, & spa bathroom. 3-enormous guest bedrooms served by two full baths. Large office/bonus room off Master.

Listed by Matt Mcgrady of The McGrady Group, LLC

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6226 N Highlands Ave Madison WI 53705

Price$599,900

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MLS Number 1851098

  • Single Family
  • Address 6226 N Highlands Ave
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Mid Century Modern boasts a stunning acre lot in the Highlands, authentic single owner design, built in the shape of an Arrowhead by architect Carl Gausewitz! Spectacular lot set off of the road w/prairie & woods as the focal point. Design elements consistent w/ Kaiser homes of the era; double door entry w/tongue & groove ceilings, vaulted living w/soaring windows, fireplace w/floor to ceiling stone, built-in bar, benches & deck w/dramatic eaves! Master suite. LL walk out w/ expansive glass, office, bdrm & 2nd fireplace. Incredible opportunity to modernize a one of a kind into a exclusive retreat w/in the City!

Listed by Lauer Realty Group, Inc.

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305 Sauk Creek Dr Madison WI 53717

Price$554,900

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MLS Number 1850147

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

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 and has many updates (please 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 First Weber Inc

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10 Pebble Beach Cir Madison WI 53717

Price$549,900

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MLS Number 1849552

  • Single Family
  • Address 10 Pebble Beach Cir
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Stunning 2 story colonial in upscale Stonefield Woods. This magnificent 4000 sq. ft home features a large great room with wood burning fireplace, 9’ ceilings with crown molding. Spacious kitchen, oak cabinets with corian counter tops, hardwood floors and a bright and cheery sun room overlooking skillfully landscaped yard with beautiful stone walls & gardens. Grand staircase to 4 spacious bedrooms, large master suite with updated bath, cherry vanity, Italian marble counter & walk in tile shower. Lower level rec room with wet bar, gas fireplace and theater room. Great home in a convenient location!

Listed by First Weber Inc

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6701 Colony Dr Madison WI 53717

Price$539,000

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MLS Number 1849480

  • Single Family
  • Address 6701 Colony Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Muir

Showings 2/15. Charming Dutch Colonial on a coveted corner lot in Parkwood w/ elegant updates throughout. The stunning, eat-in kitchen has custom cabinetry, granite, Wolf range, Bosch dishwasher + Brazilian cherry hardwood. The living room is a beautiful place to entertain thanks to gleaming hardwood floors, classic molding, a fireplace, and huge windows. The ML also includes a formal dining room, family room with vaulted ceiling and gas fp flanked by bookshelves. UL w/ 4 BRs: spacious owner's suite w/walk-in closet; Remodeled baths have lovely tile work & great storage. A great finished Exp LL. Wonderful home!

Listed by Stark Company, REALTORS

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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
  • 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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1214 N Westfield Rd Madison WI 53717

Price$495,000

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MLS Number 1849959

  • Single Family
  • Address 1214 N Westfield Rd
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Stephens

This wonderful home in quiet Wexford neighborhood will give you peace of mind for many years to come! Over $190k in recent updates/upgrades: furnace, water heater, all appliances, granite kitchen counter tops, almost all new windows and blinds, tile&harwood floors, widened staircase, floors, remodeled master bath and powder room, screened porch, cedar deck, concrete driveway, landscaping, drainage system, sump pump and much more. Main floor features open floor plan, large windows, spacious kitchen, cozy fireplace room with doors to screened porch and deck. Short walk to Wexford Park and Stricker's Pond!!!

Listed by Stark Company, REALTORS

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6514 Old Sauk Rd Madison WI 53705

Price$460,000

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MLS Number 1851593

  • Condominium
  • Address 6514 Old Sauk Rd
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • High School Memorial
  • Elementary School Crestwood

New Const Completion 7/25/19. Settlers Woods Condominiums offer the best of both worlds! Small association, but low monthly fee. Free standing single family unit--all exterior grounds maintenance covered in your fee! Centrally located between everything that the west side and downtown have to offer! Parade quality finishes and thoughtful design --- quiet night by the fire or sharing dinner with friends--- either is easy with this floor plan. Main floor master with generously sized master bathroom, including large soaking tub, and huge dual walk in closet! Huge cooks kitchen open to great room with gas fireplace.

Listed by Encore Real Estate Services, Inc.

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5117 Lake Mendota Dr Madison WI 53705

Price$450,000

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MLS Number 1849920

  • Single Family
  • Address 5117 Lake Mendota Dr
  • High School Memorial
  • Middle School Jefferson
  • Elementary School Crestwood

Private, wooded Contemporary perched on a hill overlooking Lake Mendota. This home is nestled between Spring Harbor and Shorewood Hills. Walking distance to many area parks, including Spring Harbor Beach Park + Merrill Springs. Features include: hardwood floors, a three season porch, vaulted ceilings, 2 wood burning fireplaces + a master suite with lofted studio. Bring your vision and designer to make this house your home!

Listed by Sprinkman Real Estate

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