Bert H Fulton School

6601 171st St
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bert H Fulton School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 30%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

Bert H Fulton School's student population of 480 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Bert H Fulton School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1025 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
65%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCCSD 146 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bert H Fulton School is Tinley Park High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arbor Park Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John A Bannes Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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