Maiden Elementary School

Maiden Elementary School serves 537 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Maiden Elementary School operates within the Catawba County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 537 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 537 students
Maiden Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Maiden Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Maiden Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Maiden Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
Maiden Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
12%
13%
Maiden Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
27%
Maiden Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
70%
52%
Maiden Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Maiden Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Maiden 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.
0.49 0.64
Maiden Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
47%
45%
Maiden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Maiden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,681 students has grown by 2886% over five years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 17,681 1,593
Catawba County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $184 MM $19 MM
Catawba County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $174 MM $18 MM
Catawba County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $309,951 $11,105
Catawba County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $293,436 $10,880
Catawba County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Middle School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Maiden Maiden High School
    518 North C Ave
    Maiden , NC , 28650
    (828)428-8197
    0.3  mi  |  847  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Maiden Maiden Middle School
    518 North C Ave
    Maiden , NC , 28650
    (828)428-2326
    0.3  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Maiden Charles H Tuttle Middle School
    2872 Water Plant Rd
    Maiden , NC , 28650
    (828)428-3080
    3.2  mi  |  527  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lincolnton Lincolnton Middle School
    301 Jeb Seagle Dr
    Lincolnton , NC , 28092
    (704)735-1120
    4.7  mi  |  680  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Newton Startown Elementary School
    4119 Startown Rd
    Newton , NC , 28658
    (828)464-1257
    5.6  mi  |  598  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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