About Us

John R. Wooden Middle School

Located at 109 East Garfield Ave, Martinsville, IN, 46151
Telephone (765) 342-6628 Fax (765) 349-5232


Named after distinguished UCLA Coach and MSD of Martinsville alum, John Wooden, our school incorporates Wooden’s Pyramid of Success as a guide for our students. We are committed to teaching students through challenging curriculum that encourages inspiration, collaboration, and engagement (ICE).


  • Value each student.
  • Develop the individual talents and skills of each student which she/he will use throughout their lifetime.
  • Foster critical and independent thinking.
  • Instill in each student Wooden’s principles and our core values including striving to be kind, courteous, and respectful at all times.  Our goal is to develop a positive attitude and quality of character in our students so they can be of service to others.
  • Initiate creativity which will promote an openness to lifelong learning and problem-solving.


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