Edgewood High School

2219 Monroe St
Madison, WI 53711-0537
     Tel: (608)257-1023
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 592 students
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Edgewood, a Catholic high school, educates the whole student for a life of learning, service and personal responsibility through a rigorous academic curriculum that embraces the Sinsinawa Dominican values of truth, compassion, justice, community and partnership.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported support for mild learning differences
Year Founded 1881

Student Body

Total Students 592 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Edgewood High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Advanced and Creative Writing, Advanced Athletic Training, Advanced Drawing, Advanced Environmental Field Education, Advanced Painting, Advanced Photography, Advanced Piano, Advanced Public Speaking, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Calculus BC (2nd Yr Honors), AP Chemistry, AP English, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French, AP Latin, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History, 
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,280
Tuition Notes (2013-2014)
% on Financial Aid 37%
Admissions Director Marcia Lovett
Admissions Associate Beth Sevenz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
GymnasticsIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. AsianStudentUnion, BookClub, Class/ExecutiveCouncil, CloseUpPolitics/CurrentEvents, CrusaderYearbook, Edgetones/acapella, EnvoyNewspaper, FellowshipChristianAthletes, GreenEdgeEnvironmentalClub, Instrumental/VocalEnsembles, JuniorClassicalLeague/LatinHonorSociety, KeyClubService/Leadership, LaughingStockImprovComedy, LeadershipCorps, MathTeam, MulticulturalClub, Musical/DramaProductions, NationalHonorSociety, STAR/YoungWomen/Skills/Leadership, ScienceOlympiad, SociedadHonorariaHispanica, StrategyGamesClub, UltimateFrisbee, WayfarerLiteraryArtMagazine BookClub, EnvoyNewspaper, MathTeam, AsianStudentUnion,
Class/ExecutiveCouncil,
CloseUpPolitics/CurrentEvents,
CrusaderYearbook,
Edgetones/acapella,
FellowshipChristianAthletes,
GreenEdgeEnvironmentalClub,
Instrumental/VocalEnsembles,
JuniorClassicalLeague/LatinHonorSociety,
KeyClubService/Leadership,
LaughingStockImprovComedy,
LeadershipCorps,
MulticulturalClub,
Musical/DramaProductions,
NationalHonorSociety,
STAR/YoungWomen/Skills/Leadership,
ScienceOlympiad,
SociedadHonorariaHispanica,
StrategyGamesClub,
UltimateFrisbee,
WayfarerLiteraryArtMagazine,

School Notes:

Edgewood High School offers college preparatory education that incorporates the core values of our sponsors, the Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa (WI): truth, compassion, justice, community and partnership. These values form the framework of our unique identity and mission. Our desire is to enroll students who will flourish in our community. Without losing sight that each student must succeed in our rigorous college preparatory curriculum, we seek a diversity of personal and academic profiles, extra-curricular interests and ethnic and religious backgrounds. Edgewood has a motivating environment where students are challenged in many ways, and supported within a caring Catholic community.

Profile last updated: 02/13/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Horizon High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgewood Campus School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Blessed Sacrament School (0.3 miles away)
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1 year ago
going to this school is awesome, i always look forward to school and the teachers are great. people are great there too. but yeah i totally recommend it, really fun!
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1 year ago
I like the way you guys treat & greet your students the teachers are very well trained.
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