Pendleton, Indiana – and all of Southern Madison County – is served by the South Madison Community School Corporation. The school district covers roughly 112 square miles of farmland, small town settings, and suburban development.

The corporation works to help every student realize his/her potential and develop a life-long love of learning. To that end, South Madison Community Schools operates three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school – each with outstanding facilities, teachers, and programs

The corporation is widely recognized as an educational innovator in the state of Indiana. Identified as a model site for curriculum development in the late 1980’s, the school system continues to refine, revise, and implement programs that build on a tradition of excellence. 


Anyone considering making Pendleton their home can be sure the education of their children is in good hands. To visit the official South Madison Community Schools web page, click here.