Maize South Elementary School

3404 North Maize Rd

Wichita, KS 67205-0580

Grades: 2-5

623 students

Maize South Elementary School serves 623 students in grades 2-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Maize South Elementary School operates within the Maize School District.

Overview

The student population of 623 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-5
Total Students 623 students
Maize South Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Maize South Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Maize South Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 12:1
Maize South Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
Maize South Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
4%
2%
Maize South Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
9%
17%
Maize South Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
2%
7%
Maize South Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
81%
68%
Maize South Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Maize South Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Maize South Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS 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.
0.34 0.29
Maize South Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
13%
39%
Maize South Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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%
10%
Maize South Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,101 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,812 is less than the state average of $12,944. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,952 is less than the state average of $12,499. The district spending/student has grown by 52% over four years.
School District Name Maize School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 7,101 575
Maize School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $7 MM
Maize School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $72 MM $7 MM
Maize School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,812 $12,944
Maize School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,952 $12,499
Maize School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    3403 North Tyler Rd
    WichitaKS 67205
    (316)722-0421
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 891 students                      
  • WichitaMaize South High School
    3701 North Tyler Rd
    WichitaKS 67205
    (316)462-8000
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 766 students                      
  • MaizeMaize Middle School
    4600 North Maize Rd
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)729-2464
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 800 students                      
  • MaizeMaize Senior High School
    11600 West 45th St North
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)722-0441
    1.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1434 students                      
  • MaizeMaize Elementary School
    305 West Jones
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)722-8230
    1.9 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 423 students                      

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