6601 171st St
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bert H Fulton School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bert H Fulton School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bert H Fulton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Bert H Fulton School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
480 students
This chart display total students of Bert H Fulton School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Bert H Fulton School
Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bert H Fulton School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Bert H Fulton School by grade.

School Rankings

Bert H Fulton School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bert H Fulton School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#879 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Bert H Fulton School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bert H Fulton School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bert H Fulton School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Bert H Fulton School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bert H Fulton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Bert H Fulton School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
Back to School: Getting Up to Date with Required Vaccinations
Back to School: Getting Up to Date with Required Vaccinations
Stay up to date on the current requirements for vaccinations for school-age children today, as well as some of the problems schools face when parents do not properly immunize their kids.
Utah on its Way to Banning Sex-Ed in Schools
Utah on its Way to Banning Sex-Ed in Schools
The new bill, which has already passed state lawmakers, would ban public schools from teaching about contraception or sexually transmitted diseases. If it is signed into law by the governor, it will be the most conservative law in the country regarding sex education in schools.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 480 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

Quick Links