Empowering students for global success!


Madison City Schools, with effective leadership and community cooperation, will provide all students a nurturing environment, an uncompromising excellence in instruction, a relevant and rigorous curriculum and state-of-the-art facilities so that they can achieve their fullest potential, strive toward global learning, compete worldwide in the workforce and contribute positively to society.


  • All people have worth and should be treated with dignity and respect

  • Every individual has a right to an exemplary education

  • Individuals learn in unique ways, and high expectations increase individual student learning and performance

  • High standards of excellence should be maintained throughout schools

  • Well-educated citizenry is essential for strengthening every component of society

  • Education requires the collaboration of communities, families, industries and schools

  • Technology is an essential component of an effective education

  • Research-based professional development for teachers and leaders will improve student achievement