Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School

3020 W 108th St
Chicago, IL 60655
10/
10
Top 1%
Serving 212 students in grades 1-8, Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-8
  • Enrollment: 212 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : Top 1% in IL
  • : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School's student population of 212 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-8
Total Students
212 students
This chart displays total students of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart displays gender of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School
Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
This chart displays the total teachers of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart displays the students of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School by grade.

School Rankings

Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School ranks within the top 1% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IL)
#5 out of 3426 schools
(Top 1%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
80-84%
28%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet 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 2020-21 school year data.
90-94%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet 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 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
34%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
32%
17%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
17%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.74
This chart displays the diversity score of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
43%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School's ranking?
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School is ranked #5 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School often compared to?
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted Center, Edison Elementary Regional Gifted Cntr, Skinner North Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 90-94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School?
212 students attend Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
34% of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School students are Asian, 32% of students are Black, 17% of students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School?
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School offer ?
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School offers enrollment in grades 1-8
What school district is Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School part of?
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School located?
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School is located in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 2 other public schools located in Mount Greenwood.

School Reviews

5   9/28/2020
Challenging, close-knit community. My children thrived at this school.
- Posted by Teacher - Mom
1   1/6/2020
School administrators need to take action against bullying.
- Posted by Parent - Parent

Review Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet 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:

Recent Articles

Should Teacher Salaries be Public Information?
Should Teacher Salaries be Public Information?
Public school teachers are considered public servants – but does that make their salary details public information? Learn about the heated debate surrounding whether teacher salaries should be made public.
The Link Between Education and Incarceration: The NAACP Report
The Link Between Education and Incarceration: The NAACP Report
Education and the rate of incarceration have been linked in a recent NAACP report. Learn about the report and the troubling findings.
Bussing: North Carolina's New Student Assignment Plan
Bussing: North Carolina's New Student Assignment Plan
We analyze a new plan for student assignment in two North Carolina school districts and the public reaction to the idea of bussing students – as well as alternatives that have been proposed by education experts.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-8
  • Enrollment: 212 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Quick Links