• Kingwood Township School Programs
     
     
    Student-Centered Learning
    At Kingwood Township School, the approach to teaching and learning centers on the individual student. Students’ growth, academically and socially, is assessed with a continuum over time.  The longitudinal data on each child enables the staff to tailor instruction for individual needs that creates a developmentally appropriate program for each and every child. 

    Award Winning Music Program
    The KTS music program is one of the best K-8 programs in New Jersey. The Kingwood Jazz Band has repeatedly earned high ranks at the NJ Princeton Jazz Festival, with top awards going to both soloists and sections.  Kingwood won the NJ 101.5 Christmas Choir Chorus in 2014.  1 out of 4 students participate in either band or chorus. The KTS music groups have over 16 scheduled performances annually at the school, festivals, and community events. The school also has a complete music technology lab where students record and produce their own compositions.
     
    Positive Climate for both Students and Teachers
    The best work is always accomplished where people are happy. Kingwood Township School is a place where the teachers and administrators love teaching, and students love learning. It is a small, tight knit school where staff and students know each other and work together in a risk free environment. New ideas are embraced, tested, and put to work for learning.
     
     
    How is Kingwood delivering the best learning?

    Literacy Assessment
    Students literacy development is constantly assessed and utilized to deliver individualized instruction.  Throughout the year students reading level is assessed utilizing Fountas and Pinnell to help create strategy and reading groups.  The classrooms are filled with a variety of fiction and nonfiction texts to help foster a love of reading in our students.   
     
    Technology for Education
    Technology is a key tool for learning at KTS. For years, the school has been building technological resources.   Students in 6-8 utilize Chromebooks and Google Apps for their instruction.  Grades K-5 have classroom sets of iPads for student use.  The integration of technology is just another tool to help improve student engagement. 
     
    Year Round Sports Program
    The sports program at Kingwood Township School offer students a competitive environment at an appropriate level.  Our programs are often in the playoffs and compete for championship status. Kingwood repeatedly earns the title of Soccer Champions.  Many of the students participate in seasonal sports including Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Softball and Volleyball. All the sports programs include instruction for both game rules and technique, and coaching for team play and strategy. All sports are coached by qualified faculty members and are played at both school and community facilities.
     
    See for yourself how Kingwood Township school is emerging as a leader in education, go to www.kingwoodschool.org for more information.