Paradise Knoll Elementary School



Paradise Knoll Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paradise Knoll Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 32
1 43
2 46
3 42
4 45
5 44
6 44
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Paradise Knoll Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Oak Ridge, NJ in the West Milford Township Public School District. It enrolls 296 students in grades 1st through 12th. Paradise Knoll Elementary School is the 1,179th largest public school in New Jersey and the 41,920th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 296
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,920th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 1,179th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,184th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,315th out of 1,572

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Paradise Knoll Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 149
(50%)
939
(52%)
 Female 147
(50%)
865
(48%)

Paradise Knoll Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 277
(94%)
1,627
(90%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
102
(6%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
24
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Paradise Knoll Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 263
(89%)
1,541
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(9%)
230
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
33
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Paradise Knoll Elementary School is ranked 1,187th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paradise Knoll Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Paradise Knoll Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 373
2006 313
2007 300
2008 305
2009 322
2010 300
2011 311
2012 301
2013 327
2014 324
2015 296

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 17.4
2007 21.4
2008 17.8
2009 23
2010 25
2011 16.6
2012 15.8
2013 14.5
2014 14.1
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.040214477211796
2006 0.060702875399361
2007 0.06
2008 0.052459016393443
2009 0.06832298136646
2010 0.066666666666667
2011 0.096463022508039
2012 0.1063122923588
2013 0.13761467889908
2014 0.11111111111111
2015 0.11148648648649

Compare Paradise Knoll Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.1%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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