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Huegel Snapshot

  • Unique “school-in-the-round” (Strang Inc, 1965) nestled in a wooded hillside
  • Adjacent to Huegel Jamestown Park—17 acres of landscaped and tall grass fields, woods and sport/recreation areas
  • Far southwest side of Madison in the Meadowridge area
  • Over 470 students in 4-year-old kindergarten through grade 5
  • Student:teacher ratios—18:1 in grades K-3; 23:1 in grade 4-5
  • Bus service for children living at least 1.5 miles from school or west of Maple Grove Drive
  • Breakfast and hot lunch available for all students, including milk option for brought lunch
  • Before and after school day care (through Madison YMCA)
  • American Girl Adopts Huegel

Safety is Always a Priority

  • The Huegel Promise—Be Safe, Respectful and Responsible
  • PBS (Positive Behavior Support) focus—teaching expectations and reinforcing positive behavior
  • PBS Information for Parents

Academics

  • Dedicated to meeting the academic needs of all students
  • Standards-aligned curriculum; Common Core Standards
  • Balanced literacy and math programs target reading, writing and math needs of each student at his or her individual instructional level
  • FOSS Science program
  • Computer lab, netbooks and iPads
  • Classroom presentation stations—laptop, projector and document camera
  • Library Media Center (LMC)—books, e-books, online research tools, iPads, computers and interactive data projector

Special Classes

  • Art, music and physical education teacher specialists
  • REACH (Reinforcing and Enriching Achievement for All CHildren) classes support and extend classroom learning

Differentiated Instruction

  • Opportunities that encourage and challenge students to explore their next level and develop their talents in the classroom or in other settings
  • Ongoing evaluation and assessment of individual student needs