Maiden is proud to have an excellent working relationship with our education community. Maiden Elementary School, Maiden Middle School and Maiden High School are both located within the Town limits with Tuttle Elementary School located just outside of Maiden.
Students wanting to continue their education may do so locally through Catawba Valley Community College and Lenoir-Rhyne College. The Hickory Metro Higher Education Center partners with Appalachian State University, Gardner Webb University, Western Carolina University, and NC State University to offer under graduate and graduate degree programs in a variety of disciplines.
All of these educational institutions are located within a 15-20 minute commute from Maiden. These facilities work hand in hand with our local businesses and industries to educate, train, and re-train workers to meet the continuing demands of technology, business, and enterprise.
An additional education-focused resource that includes several comprehensive databases which allows anyone to search for accredited online schools throughout the nation, specific online degree programs, or online colleges in North Carolina that can help you pursue an education and career of your choice. Here are some of their pages that would be useful: