John A Bannes Elementary School

16835 Odell Ave
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(School attendance zone shown in map)
John A Bannes Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
John A Bannes Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

John A Bannes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

John A Bannes Elementary School's student population of 435 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

John A Bannes Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 John A Bannes Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#459 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
81%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKirby 140 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John A Bannes Elementary School is Tinley Park High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virgil I Grissom Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bert H Fulton School (0.9 miles away)
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