Knickerbocker School

Serves grades KG - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
739 Knickerbocker Dr
Watertown, NY 13601
Phone
(315) 785-3740
District
WATERTOWN CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
376
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.4% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Knickerbocker School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 54
Proficiency in Reading 60 52
Proficiency in Math 55 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 49
Proficiency in Reading 39 48
Proficiency in Math 41 51

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.45
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.56
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 69 18.4%
Grade 1 78 20.7%
Grade 2 76 20.2%
Grade 3 77 20.5%
Grade 4 76 20.2%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 376 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.6% 77.2% 44.0%
Black 5.8% 8.3% 17.3%
Hispanic 10.4% 11.8% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 2.1% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.7% 65.0% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.4% 62.2% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 2.8% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 30,166 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,051.0 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.6% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.0% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.6% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,721 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 13.1% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.6% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.4% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.7% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.7% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.5% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 15.9% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,863 $42,528,645 62.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $2,474,280 3.6%
Staff $842 $3,296,430 4.8%
General Administration $366 $1,432,890 2.1%
School Administration $527 $2,063,205 3.0%
Operation $1,181 $4,623,615 6.7%
Transportation $895 $3,503,925 5.1%
Other $247 $967,005 1.4%
Total Support $4,689 $18,357,435 26.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,961 $7,677,315 11.2%
Total Expenditures $17,513 $68,563,395 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%