Falk Elementary School was built in 1963 with a third remodeling 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. One early childhood classes are also housed at Falk School.
Enrollment is approximately 370. 4k-3rd grade classes are capped at 18 students, with 4th and 5th grade classes capped at 28.
Breakfast/Lunch Program and After School Care
Students have the option of bringing a lunch or receiving school lunch. This includes a fresh fruit and vegetable bar, a prepacked hot entree and milk. Students also have the option of receiving a school breakfast each morning before school. Our community breakfast takes place from 7:30-7:45 AM each day, with breakfast available to late-arriving students until 10 AM. As a Community Eligibility Program (CEP) school, all students receive school breakfast and school lunch free-of-charge. On-site after school care is run by MSCR (Safe Haven).
Neighborhood Bus Service
Falk is primarily a neighborhood school where approximately 80% of the students walk to school.