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Falk Elementary School was built in 1963 with a third remodeling and and addition added in 1996. Our school is named after Philip H. Falk who served as the Madison Superintendent of Schools from 1939-1963. We are very proud of our school and welcome families and guests.


Falk is a 4K-5 elementary school located in the Memorial High School attendance area on Madison's southwest side. Two early childhood classes are also housed at Falk School.

Class Size

Enrollment is approximately 400. The SAGE (Student Achievement Guarantee in Education) grant from the state keeps kindergarten through third grade classes at 18 students.

Hot Lunch Program and After School Care

Students have the option of bringing a lunch or purchasing hot lunch, including a fresh fruit and vegetable bar, a prepacked hot entree and milk. On-site after school care is run by MSCR (Safe Haven).

Neighborhood Bus Service

Falk is primarily a neighborhood school where approximately 90% of the students walk to school.