The Monona Grove School District schools are located in two communities, Cottage Grove and Monona, separated by nearly 8 miles (Madison). The District’s Buildings and Grounds Department maintains and manages over 768,000 sq. ft. of facilities and just over 200 acres of land. The department employs 19 full time employees, including the Facilities and Safety Coordinator along with 13 contracted cleaning employees.
|Cottage Grove - 3 buildings:
|Taylor Prairie Elementary School (Grades 4K-1)
||63,000 sq ft
|Cottage Grove Elementary School (Grades 2-4)
||72,000 sq ft
|Glacial Drumlin School (Grades 5-8)
||165,963 sq ft
|Monona - 4 buildings:
|Maywood Elementary School (Nuestro Mundo)
||39,000 sq ft
|Winnequah School (Grades 3-6)
||94,000 sq ft
|Nichols Elementary (District Offices)
||65,000 sq ft
|Monona Grove High School (Grades 9-12)
||236,000 sq ft
|MG21 (Monona Grove Charter School
|10,000 sq ft
The buildings are in excellent condition, ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant with several updates and construction projects over the years. Glacial Drumlin School is the District’s newest state of the art facility. The building was built with Geo Thermal Heating and currently operates at 20% above current energy standards.
The District maintains all grounds with four fulltime employees, in addition to maintaining several community ball diamonds and soccer fields during the sports seasons.
The school buildings and fields are used frequently by community groups as well as groups outside the District for various rental purposes. In addition, the Monona Grove High School has an indoor swimming pool, open year round, along with the E.F. Schwan Performing Arts Center, a 599 seat auditorium, used both for school and community purposes.
The District Facility Department takes pride in the maintenance and care of each facility, to provide a clean and safe environment for all students, staff and community members.
Please feel free to call the Facilities Department with any questions or concerns you may have. Contact Jeff Carr, Facilities Supervisor, at 608-316-1910 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org