O’Keeffe School of Excellence

Welcome to O'Keeffe School of Excellence

O’Keeffe School of Excellence will provide a rigorous, safe and culturally responsive learning environment that encompasses trusting relationships, utilizes the strengths of our community and instills leadership qualities in our staff and students in order to ensure success in college, careers and beyond.

Pre K-8

O’Keeffe School of Excellence

6940 S. Merrill Ave.
Chicago, IL 60649

Enrollment: 620
A CPS Neighborhood School managed by the AUSL Network

Upcoming Events

Spring Break

Begins March 26th 


Classes Resume

Monday, April 2nd 

Latest News

Students GROW at O’Keeffe!

Currently our students are showing tremendous growth in their learning as measured by the NWEA assessment.  Our students show growth at a rate better than 77% of schools nationally in Reading and better than 70% of schools nationally in mathematics.  We are proud to announce that our students continue to strive for EXCELLENCE as we continue to make the CLIMB!!

Way to go College Bound Cougars!!