Maiden Elementary School

Maiden Elementary School serves 529 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Maiden Elementary School operates within the Catawba County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 529 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 529 students
Maiden Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Maiden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Maiden Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Maiden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Maiden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
3%
Maiden Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
13%
15%
Maiden Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
7%
26%
Maiden Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
69%
51%
Maiden Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Maiden Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Maiden Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.45
Maiden Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
47%
Maiden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Maiden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,876 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,385 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,682 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,876 1,120
Catawba County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $18 MM
Catawba County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $151 MM $18 MM
Catawba County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,385 $10,864
Catawba County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,682 $10,591
Catawba County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Maiden High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maiden Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles H Tuttle Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MaidenMaiden High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 839 students600 West Main St
    MaidenNC 28650
    (828)428-8197
    0.39-12839
  • MaidenMaiden Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 476 students518 North C Ave
    MaidenNC 28650
    (828)428-2326
    0.37-8476
  • MaidenCharles H Tuttle Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 521 students2872 Water Plant Rd
    MaidenNC 28650
    (828)428-3080
    3.2KG-6521
  • LincolntonLincolnton Middle School
    4.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 652 students2361 Startown Rd
    LincolntonNC 28092
    (704)735-1120
    4.76-8652
  • NewtonStartown Elementary School
    5.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 569 students4119 Startown Rd
    NewtonNC 28658
    (828)464-1257
    5.6PK-6569

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