Walbridge School

7035 Old Sauk Road
Madison, WI 53717-0537
Tel: (608)833-1338
Grades: 2-12 | 35 students
Walbridge School educates children who cannot reach their potential in larger, more traditional classroom settings.
We provide an individualized instructional program in a small, safe, supportive environment where children who learn differently can succeed.
Walbridge School offers a full day elementary through high school program emphasizing flexible multi-sensory teaching to meet each student's learning needs.
Our specialized and personalized instruction is geared to children with ADHD;, learning challenges such as dyslexia, dyscalculia, or processing disorders; and other differences that get in the way of success in other schools.
We provide a stimulating, challenging learning environment that supports academic, social and emotional development.

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School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 2-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Speech-Language Based, ADHD, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, Other Learning and Social Differences
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 35 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Walbridge School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,300
Tuition Notes Walbridge School offers financial assistance to qualifying families after application process.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Colleen Lourigan

School Notes:

  • Very low student to teacher ratio
  • Enriched after school program available for students
  • Phonics-based instruction including Orton-Gillingham and Reading Horizons online support
  • Curriculum includes: Art, Music, Study/Social Skills, Physical Education, Math, Language Arts, Social Studies and Science
  • Technology Integrated:  Each student is provided with a Chromebook for use throughout the school day
  • Tutoring and Summer School Programs

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Ambrose Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Ambrose Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Old Sauk Road KinderCare (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison
    Old Sauk Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.2 miles
    7126 Old Sauk Rd.
    Madison, WI 53717
    (608)831-1223
    0.2NS-PK
    n/a
  • Madison
    St. Ambrose Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 84 students
    0.3 miles
    602 Everglade Drive
    Madison, WI 53717
    (608)827-5863
    0.36-12
    84
  • Madison
    Grades: PK-8 | 314 students
    0.4 miles
    7702 Old Sauk Rd
    Madison, WI 53717
    (608)836-7170
    0.4PK-8
    314
  • Madison
    Grades: PK-8 | 42 students
    1.8 miles
    5202 Regent St
    Madison, WI 53705
    (608)441-9408
    1.8PK-8
    42
  • Madison
    Madison Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8 | 109 students
    2.1 miles
    6510 Schroeder Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)270-9005
    2.1K-8
    109

School Reviews

Entrusting my kids to the staff at Walbridge is the best thing I could have done for them. They became kids who wanted to go to school, homework was not a chore and you could see that they were happy and feeling good about what they were able to accomplish.
- Posted by Parent, 03/11/13

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