Knollwood Elementary School

Tel: (732)885-1528
  • Knollwood Elementary School serves 495 students in grades KG-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Knollwood Elementary School operates within the Piscataway Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 495 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-3
Total Students495 students
Knollwood Elementary School Total Students (1994-2015)
Gender %Knollwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Knollwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1993-2015)
Students by GradeKnollwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1
Knollwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
Asian
32%
10%
Knollwood Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Knollwood Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
28%
16%
Knollwood Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
26%
48%
Knollwood Elementary School White Students (1994-2015)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Knollwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKnollwood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.740.42
Knollwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
31%
Knollwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Knollwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Piscataway Township School District's student population of 7,306 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,579 in this district is less than the state average of $19,857. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,649 is less than the state average of $20,218. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePiscataway Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed7,306954
Piscataway Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$114 MM$19 MM
Piscataway Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$115 MM$19 MM
Piscataway Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,579$19,857
Piscataway Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,649$20,218
Piscataway Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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