Maize Middle School

  • Maize Middle School serves 768 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Maize Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Maize Middle School's student population of 768 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students768 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maize Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Maize Middle School is 0.41, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#486 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
76%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.410.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaize School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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