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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • 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
378
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.7% 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

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
53%
62%
52%
57%
54%
60%
53%
62%
52%
57%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
50%
37%
48%
42%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 87 23.0%
Grade 1 75 19.8%
Grade 2 73 19.3%
Grade 3 73 19.3%
Grade 4 70 18.5%
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 378 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.7% 77.1% 43.4%
Black 7.5% 8.8% 17.1%
Hispanic 11.5% 11.4% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.1% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.2% 67.2% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.6% 65.2% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 1.9% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,671 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,033.8 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.6% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.4% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.3% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.1% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,574 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 12.1% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.1% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.7% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.6% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.1% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.0% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.3% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 16.8% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,306 $44,230,000 59.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $666 $2,604,000 3.5%
Staff $753 $2,944,000 3.9%
General Administration $358 $1,401,000 1.9%
School Administration $595 $2,326,000 3.1%
Operation $1,231 $4,815,000 6.4%
Transportation $955 $3,735,000 5.0%
Other $268 $1,047,000 1.4%
Total Support $4,824 $18,872,000 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,048 $11,923,000 15.9%
Total Expenditures $19,178 $75,025,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%