Committee makes recommendation for James Madison Memorial High School name change

MADISON, Wis. – A committee charged with finding a potential new name for Madison Memorial High School has narrowed their list down to one.

The name Vel Phillips Memorial High School was selected at Wednesday night’s meeting.

The three other names that had been considered were Darlene M. Hancock Memorial, Bruce Dahmen Memorial, and Memorial High School.

The committee will now send their decision to the Madison Board of Education, who will vote on whether to change the name of Madison Memorial High School and if so, which name to change it to.