« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
Public district
Madisonville, TX
Students enrolled: 643

Contact this school

P O Box 879
Madisonville, TX 77864

(936) 348-2721
(936) 348-5753
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Madisonville High School address.
March 29, 2015
not a good school at all 'I' was left behind deprived of my education...2013 i was awarded G.E.D certificate still not satisfied this school ruined my life . end

- submitted by a community member
October 03, 2008
This review submitted without content.

- submitted by a community member
September 23, 2008
This review submitted without content.

- submitted by a student
March 07, 2008
This review submitted without content.

- submitted by a parent
August 05, 2005
Our Son attended this school for his freshmen year. The counselors and teachers seem to really support the kids to take education seriously and Aim High. The drama and band programs were demanding but great.

- submitted by a parent
September 18, 2004
Some teachers are really good, but most don't care about you unless you have a lot of money, go to their church or your parents are friends with them. I got academic awards, and joined extra activities since I was a freshmen, but my name and /or picture always seems to be left out of recognition pages. I talked to the yearbook teacher, the counselor, and the principal, but it never does any good. They don't care. Some kids pictures smother the yearbook pages for nothing, just being there, and I can't get my picture in the yearbook for legitmate reasons. This is not a school, it's a country club.

- submitted by a student
September 18, 2004
When I went to school here I was ignored by most of my teachers, got fair grades and never was selected for any office or activity I tried out for. I watched the same kids get everyting all the time. Since I left Madisonville for college,I have suddenly become visible, student goverment and other campus activities too numerous to list here, the same work that got me b's and c's in Madisonville is getting me a 3.5 in college. Did I get smarter, become rich or famous? NO! I just left a snob-filled place for the real world. Visited recently to see that nothing has changed; great kids getting passed over and pushed aside. Hope they all get out soon before they're brainwashed into accepting the background w/out a fight! Better yet move out and let the 'priveleged' have the place. It'll close in a week.

- submitted by a former student
September 17, 2004
This school has a terrible record of favortism. The entire yearbook is full of athletic photos and not much else. The academic photos and recognitions are buried in the back, and only certain students are featured, if your child recieves an academic award, you will only see it featured in the yearbook if the staff or faculty considers you influential or noteworthy. Building a huge athletic facility and many students must get by without textbooks. Priveleged students cheat, cut class, attack others, smoke, are disrespectful, routinely violate the dress code,and nothing is done. The claim of 'no child left behind' is so innaccurate it's sad. A more appropriate creed would be 'All but a few children left behind. What do you think you can do about it?' When confronted, the faculty doesn't even bother to deny charges of bias, they just shrug and repeat their mantra, ' This is how we've always done things here.'

- submitted by a parent

Profile Completeness


Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Nearby homes for sale


Last modified: March 29, 2015

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.

GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Madisonville High School
P O Box 879, Madisonville, TX  77864
(936) 348-2721
Last modified Madisonville High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Madisonville High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top