Growing Lifelong Learners Since 1972


Wingra classrooms are designed to create a safe and stimulating environment. Each classroom includes a group area for whole class meetings, a classroom library, computers, large windows, and a loft.

Space is reserved for learning centers which are stocked with a changing assortment of materials related to the current topic of study.

The school currently enrolls about 120 students, ages 5 to 14, equivalent to kindergarten through eighth grade, in four mixed-age levels, with two classrooms each.

To contact a staff member, call 608-238-2525 or email them at

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Nest (Ages 5–7)

The Nest is made up of Rooms 100 and 102, for our youngest students, ages 5 to 7:

  • Nest: Debbie Blitz, Kim Cotant, and Colleen Pardun teach in the Nest.
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Pond (Ages 7–9)

The Pond is made up of Rooms 101 and 103, for students ages 7 to 9:

  • Pond: Angela Baker, Megan Sandrock, Tresi Smyth
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Lake (Ages 9–11)

The Lake is made up of Rooms 105 and 107, for students ages 9 to 11.

  • Room 105: Lisa Kass & Andrea Sherry
  • Room 107: Claire Weiss & Andrea Sherry
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Sky (Ages 11–14)

The Sky is made of Rooms 200 and 202, for our oldest students, ages 11 to 14.

  • Room 200: Kathy Oker & Sagan Pizzingrilli
  • Room 202: Allen Cross & Emily Frederick
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All-School Classes

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Banner photo by Colleen Pardun Photography