PROFICIENCY 63% 65% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #4 of 9 in Maize
  • Ranked #4 of 96 in Wichita
  • Ranked #103 of 1320 in Kansas
Proficiency Averages
53%Maize
9%Wichita
38%Kansas

Maize South Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Maize" in Wichita, KS. There are a total of 663 students and 34 teachers at Maize South Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 111 free lunch students and 48 reduced lunch students.

Maize South Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.5%, which is 65% higher than the Kansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students663
Teachers34.3
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch111
Reduced lunch48

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Maize South Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All56%
375-79%
455-59%
545-49%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All69%
370-74%
475-79%
565-69%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Maize South Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKansasNational
Caucasian 80.0% 80.0% 65.8% 51.1%
African American 2.1% 2.6% 7.2% 15.9%
Asian 5.0% 3.5% 2.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.9% 9.5% 18.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.1% 1.2% 1.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.6% 3.2% 4.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Maize South High School47%0.5Wichita, KS
Maize South Middle School42%0.7Wichita, KS
Maize Middle School39%1.4Maize, KS
Maize Sr High35%1.7Maize, KS
Maize Elementary67%1.8Maize, KS
Vermillion Elementary School65%1.8Maize, KS
Pray-woodman Elementary57%2.0Maize, KS
Maize Central Elementary64%2.0Maize, KS
Mccollom Elementary54%3.0Wichita, KS
Northwest High27%3.0Wichita, KS
Kensler Elementary38%3.5Wichita, KS
Peterson Elementary40%3.6Wichita, KS

Wichita demographics profile

StatisticWichitaKansasNational
Population388,0332,898,292318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,4163591
Median age34.436.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%59%55%
Speak English83%89%79%
Speak Spanish11%8%13%

Education level achieved in Wichita

IndexWichitaKansasNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school83.1%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college60.8%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.9%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters9.9%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Maize South Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.