Top 10 Best Dolton Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 3,286 students in Dolton, IL. Dolton has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Dolton, IL are Peace Center, Berger-vandenberg Elementary School and Lincoln Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dolton, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 6% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 11% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Dolton have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Dolton, IL Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Peace Center
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
306 E 144th St
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 985-3598
Grades: 11-12
| 43 students
Rank: #22.
Berger-vandenberg Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
14833 Avalon Ave
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 841-3606
Grades: K-6
| 317 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
14151 Lincoln Ave
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 841-2554
Grades: K-6
| 345 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Lincoln Junior High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
14151 Lincoln Ave
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 841-2554
Grades: 7-8
| 144 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
111 W 146th St
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 201-2070
Grades: K-6
| 325 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Roosevelt Junior High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
111 W 146th St
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 201-2071
Grades: 7-8
| 150 students
Rank: #77.
Diekman Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
15121 Dorchester Ave
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 841-3838
Grades: PK-6
| 382 students
Rank: #88.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
14701 Chicago Rd
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 201-2083
Grades: K-6
| 247 students
Rank: #99.
Thornridge High School
Math: 4% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
15000 Cottage Grove
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 271-4401
Grades: 9-12
| 1,172 students
Able Program
Special Education School
333 E 142nd St
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 597-4250
Grades: 12
| 64 students
Academy For Learning
Special Education School
(1)
306 E 144th St
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 841-1063
Grades: 11-12
| 97 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Dolton, Illinois

Dolton, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
333 East 142nd St
Dolton, IL 60419
(708) 849-9848
Grades: K-6
| 269 students

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