Knollwood Elementary School

  • Knollwood Elementary School serves 367 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Knollwood Elementary School's student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knollwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knollwood Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#584 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
46%
10%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
33%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knollwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.660.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParsippany-Troy Hills Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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