Maize South Elementary School

3404 North Maize Rd

Wichita, KS 67205-0580

Tel: (316)462-8500
Grades: 2-5

707 students

Maize South Elementary School serves 707 students in grades 2-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% 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 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-5
Total Students 707 students
Maize South Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Maize South Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Maize South Elementary School Students 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 0.37 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
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
2%
Hispanic
9%
16%
Black
2%
7%
White
79%
68%
All Ethnic Groups Maize South Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Maize South Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.37 0.29
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%
38%
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.
5%
10%
Maize South Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,957 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Maize School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 6,957 551
District Total Revenue $65 MM $7 MM
Maize School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $72 MM $7 MM
Maize School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,812 $12,944
Maize School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,952 $12,499
Maize School 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 Students Grades
  • WichitaMaize South Middle School
    3403 North Tyler Rd
    WichitaKS 67205
    (316)722-0421
    1 mi | 872 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WichitaMaize South High School
    3701 North Tyler Rd
    WichitaKS 67205
    1.1 mi | 698 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MaizeMaize Middle School
    4600 North Maize Rd
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)729-2464
    1.6 mi | 798 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MaizeMaize Senior High School
    11600 West 45th St North
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)722-0441
    1.6 mi | 1487 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MaizeMaize Elementary School
    305 West Jones
    MaizeKS 67101
    (316)722-8230
    1.9 mi | 765 students | Gr. PK-1                      

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Did You Know?
Wichita, KS public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.52, which is higher than the Kansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Wichita is Beech Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.