Maize Elementary School

  • Maize Elementary School serves 551 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

Maize Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Maize Elementary School's student population of 551 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maize Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maize Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#148 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maize Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maize Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Maize Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Maize Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maize Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maize Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
78%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maize Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maize Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.370.54
This chart display the diversity score of Maize Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maize Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maize Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaize School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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