Knollwood Elementary School

  • Knollwood Elementary School serves 494 students in grades K-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • Knollwood Elementary School operates within the Piscataway Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades K-3
Total Students494 students
Knollwood Elementary School Total Students (1995-2016)
Gender %Knollwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Knollwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2016)
Students by GradeKnollwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
Knollwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2016)
Asian
34%
10%
Knollwood Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2016)
Hispanic
14%
26%
Knollwood Elementary School Black Students (1995-2016)
Black
26%
16%
Knollwood Elementary School Black Students (1995-2016)
White
22%
46%
Knollwood Elementary School White Students (1995-2016)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Knollwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsKnollwood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.43
Knollwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
Knollwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
Knollwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

District Comparison

  • Piscataway Township School District's student population of 7,241 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,532 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. 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 $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NamePiscataway Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed7,241921
Piscataway Township School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$114 MM$19 MM
Piscataway Township School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$115 MM$19 MM
Piscataway Township School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$15,532$20,569
Piscataway Township School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$15,602$20,942
Piscataway Township School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  • Piscataway Martin Lur King Elementary School
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    0.5 miles
    5205 Ludlow Street
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732)699-1563
    0.5 4-5 532
  • Piscataway Conackamack Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 489 students
    0.7 miles
    5205 Witherspoon Street
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732)699-1577
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  • Piscataway Piscataway Township High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2173 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Behmer Road
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732)981-0700
    1.1 9-12 2173
  • Piscataway Umdnj - Center Alternative School
    Grades: 1-7
    1.2 miles
    671 Hoes Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732)235-4542
    1.2 1-7 n/a
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    Grades: 6-8 | 583 students
    2 miles
    243 North Randolphville Rd
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732)752-4457
    2 6-8 583

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New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Ethical Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.