Maiden Elementary School

  • Maiden Elementary School serves 518 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Maiden Elementary School operates within the Catawba County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 518 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 518 students
Maiden Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Maiden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Maiden Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Maiden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Maiden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
Maiden Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
13%
16%
Maiden Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
8%
26%
Maiden Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
50%
Maiden Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Maiden Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Maiden Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Maiden Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.50 0.45
Maiden Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
49%
52%
Maiden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
5%
Maiden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Catawba County s School District's student population of 16,879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,160 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,763 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,879 912
Catawba County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $138 MM $10 MM
Catawba County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $148 MM $11 MM
Catawba County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,160 $11,110
Catawba County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,763 $11,529
Catawba County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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