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
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
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 more than the state average of 0.44. 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
12%
13%
Black
7%
27%
White
70%
52%
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 0.44
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,681 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 17,681 1,682
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 $10,313 $11,105
Catawba County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,763 $10,880
Catawba County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • MaidenMaiden High School
    518 North C Ave
    MaidenNC 28650
    (828)428-8197
    0.3 mi | 847 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MaidenMaiden Middle School
    518 North C Ave
    MaidenNC 28650
    (828)428-2326
    0.3 mi | 501 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • MaidenCharles H Tuttle Middle School
    2872 Water Plant Rd
    MaidenNC 28650
    (828)428-3080
    3.2 mi | 527 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LincolntonLincolnton Middle School
    301 Jeb Seagle Dr
    LincolntonNC 28092
    (704)735-1120
    4.7 mi | 680 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • NewtonStartown Elementary School
    4119 Startown Rd
    NewtonNC 28658
    (828)464-1257
    5.6 mi | 598 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Catawba County, NC 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 0.47, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Catawba County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.