Knollwood Elementary School

  • 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 declined by 16% 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

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1
Knollwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
Knollwood Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Knollwood Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Knollwood Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Knollwood Elementary School White Students (1994-2015)
Two or more races
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 Score0.740.42
Knollwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Knollwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
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 $15,532 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,602 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NamePiscataway Township School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed7,306954
Piscataway Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$114 MM$20 MM
Piscataway Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$115 MM$20 MM
Piscataway Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,532$19,116
Piscataway Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,602$19,190
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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New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.42, which is higher than the national average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Learning Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.