A. Russell Knight Elementary School

140 Old Carriage Rd
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
A. Russell Knight Elementary School serves 362 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
A. Russell Knight Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

A. Russell Knight Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

A. Russell Knight Elementary School's student population of 362 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

A. Russell Knight Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of A. Russell Knight Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#262 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
78%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.380.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherry Hill School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to A. Russell Knight Elementary School is Haddonfield Memorial High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rosa International Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J. Fithian Tatem School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Haddonfield Haddonfield Memorial High School Math: 60% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 834 students
    0.8 miles
    401 Kings Highway East
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
    (856) 429-3960
    0.8 9-12 834
  • Haddonfield J. Fithian Tatem School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
    1.0 miles
    One Glover Avenue
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
    (856) 429-0902
    1 PK-5 426
  • Cherry Hill Barclay Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 260 students
    1.1 miles
    1220 Winston Way
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
    (856) 429-7283
    1.1 PK-K 260
  • Cherry Hill James Johnson Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
    1.1 miles
    500 Kresson Rd
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
    (856) 428-8848
    1.1 K-5 434
  • Cherry Hill Kingston Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
    1.1 miles
    320 Kingston Rd
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
    (856) 667-0986
    1.1 K-5 403

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