Academics

Keeley delivers quality instructional programs for all students. We focus on a child-centered philosophy and set high expectations for all to achieve. We insist on a well-disciplined student body and a safe environment for children to learn. We want every child to have the competence and confidence for success in life. 

Students working on computers in the computer lab

Technology

Every day, Keeley Elementary students utilize a computer lab equipped with 66 computers as well as iPads that may be checked out to classes. Each classroom has two student computers and a teacher station complete with a computer, web camera, and projector.  

Academic Computer Programs

Accelerated Reader

The Accelerated Reader is a highly effective program that Keeley uses in motivating our students to read. Students receive instant feedback when comprehension tests are taken.  Keeley credits our AR program for our extreme success in state assessments. 

Dimension U

Dimension U creates engaging and interactive multiplayer video games that focus on core skills in mathematics and literacy. The content aligns with the Common Core, state standards and classroom instruction. These games are for our third, fourth, and fifth-grade students. 

Istation Reading and Math

This computer program allows students to work on their math and reading comprehension, vocabulary fluency, and spelling.  Istation is also available for students at home. Parents will need to install istation and students will need their student login number and password. 

Spelling City

With this program, students can practice their current weekly spelling words in a fun and effective way using this great online resource at home as well as at school. 

Sumdog

Sumdog's educational games motivate children to work on math in an entertaining way.  This learning engine ensures questions are personalized for each child's ability and moves them forward automatically.  To access this program at home, students will need to know their login, password and school code. 

Brain Pop and Brain Pop, Jr.

This animated educational program is game based learning in Science, Math, Social Studies, and English.  It is only available during school hours.

Flocabulary

This computer program helps students build core literacy skills through engagement, mastery, and student creativity.  This program uses educational hip-hop videos that teach standards-based skills and context. 

Imagine Math Facts

Imagine Math Facts teaches students math facts through a series of powerful, engaging activities on multiplication, division, addition, and subtraction. This program helps each child quickly gain math fluency along with an interest in math. 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Online Resources

Clever GISD

Naviance

GISD Education Online

Dimension U

READY College & Career

Featured Partnerships

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