Maize South Elementary School

Maize South Elementary School serves 620 students in grades 2 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Maize South Elementary School operates within the Maize School District.

School Overview

The student population of 620 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-5
Total Students 620 students
Maize South Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Maize South Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Maize South Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Maize South Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Maize South Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Maize South Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Maize South Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
10%
18%
Maize South Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
7%
Maize South Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
80%
66%
Maize South Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Maize South Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.35 0.30
Maize South Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
15%
40%
Maize South Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
7%
10%
Maize South Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Maize School District's student population of 7,200 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,048 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,203 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Maize School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 7,200 556
Maize School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $7 MM
Maize School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $67 MM $7 MM
Maize School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,048 $13,276
Maize School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,203 $12,850
Maize School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Maize South High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maize South Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maize Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WichitaMaize South Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 895 students
    1 miles
    3403 North Tyler Rd
    WichitaKS 67205
    (316)722-0421
    16-8895
  • WichitaMaize South High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 762 students
    1.1 miles
    3701 North Tyler Rd
    WichitaKS 67205
    (316)462-8000
    1.19-12762
  • MaizeMaize Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 831 students
    1.6 miles
    4600 North Maize Rd
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)729-2464
    1.66-8831
  • MaizeMaize Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1408 students
    1.6 miles
    11600 West 45th St North
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)722-0441
    1.69-121408
  • MaizeMaize Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 429 students
    1.9 miles
    305 West Jones
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)722-8230
    1.9KG-3429

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