Madison High School

3100 Burns Rd, Madison, OH 44057 | (440) 428-2161
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,143
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3.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: William J. Fisher, Jr.
  • Fax: (440) 428-2165
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Madison Local School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,798
  • Graduation Rate: 84.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.0
  • Enrolled Students: 3,576

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,143
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 586 (51.3%)
  • Females: 547 (47.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 100 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 272 (23.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 372 (32.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Madison High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Madison High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade28124.6%
10th Grade26723.4%
11th Grade32728.6%
12th Grade26823.4%
Graduate Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
Graduating With Honors
Graduates Taking ACT
Graduates Taking SAT
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
Average Years of Teacher Experience
Average Teacher Salary
Source: OH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Madison High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 22, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the school taught me nothing but how to just get by. i was able to graduate without reading a single book and cheat on every test i took and still graduate with a 3.0.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 12, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • when do ya send out reuion paper im class of 2001
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 09, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • being a parent of 2 Hadison students 1 senior
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 05, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • When i went it was okay but i didn't finish my year there i just switched in 10th grade
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 09, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'm a parent of a Cardinal High Marching band student. While at the Edgewood Band show, myself and many around me couldn't help but notice how much fun your band was having both on and off the field. All the bands were GREAT but your band REALLY supported all the bands. What a great feeling it was to watch. Keep up the great work and I'll be looking foward to seeing your band again. Randal S. Sweet
  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 18, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to Madison, and graduated in the class of 2007. It was a really great experience for me. There was never a dull moment, with all the opportunities presenting themselves (clubs, sports, dances, etc.) I think that Madison High is a great school to send your children to. And would highly recommend anyone and everyone to attend, your students will never forget the powerful impact that their incredible staff with leave on them. I know I never will.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 07, 2007
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Most MHS alumni would agree that we were not prepared for college, or really anything more than a life that includes never leaving Madison, having a few children with another alumni and living in one of the local trailer parks. MHS makes life especially ill-prepared for the athletes, who are treated with esteem, even by the teaching staff, to the point where they expect such treatment indefinitely.

    The education I received at MHS was also lacking, my only salvation was my natural curiosity and willingness to look things up in the public library. I missed the grand majority of my classes at MHS, skipping them in order to go to a library where I'd learn more, and still managed to graduate with a 3.0

    Also, I took French and German in school, during my junior year, the classrooms each class was held in swapped, so I was in the same room for an hour a day, all 4 years. I mention this because the ceiling in said room had a leak in the ceiling that half-filled a 10-gallon bucket with green sludge every day. Meanwhile, the school built a new football field and accepted an SBH/SBD program for the money it would bring.

    Recently, the school system also hired an ASL interpreter who was not qualified to sign. From what I understand, the Deaf student's grades dropped and the parents had to complain before anything was done. There are reasons one must have a license to interpret in a school, apparently Madison just didn't care. As a qualified and licensed interpreter myself and knowing what these laws entail, I am disgusted by their complete disregard and concern for both the ADA and this student.

    If you're a parent living in Madison, I'd highly recommend paying for Lake Catholic. And I'm Jewish. That's how bad it was.

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