McDermott Elementary Home

1200 Reservoir Road
Little Rock AR 72227

Fax: 501-447-5501

Principal: Pam Dial

Enrollment: 458

PTA President: Ashley Beard

Grade Levels: Pre-K-5


Special Programs

  • Reading Renaissance Program
  • Compass Learning Computer Lab
  • Basketball Team
  • Cheerleader Squad
  • Science Club
  • Choir
  • Scripps National Spelling Bee
  • National Elementary Honor Society
  • Quiz Bowl Team
  • Peer Helper Club
  • Living Hope
  • Encouragers Program
  • Character Counts Education
  • Math-A-Letes
  • Pre-K Program
  • Dogs for Dads-PTA
  • Bahama Mama-PTA
  • Arkansas Young Artists Traveling Art Show
  • PTA


History: McDermott Elementary was first opened September 1967. The building contains approximately 30,000 square feet, and was built at on original cost of approximately $510,000.00. Established the first year were the School Colors (blue and white) and the School Mascot (mustang). Also during the first year Harlem Globetrotter - "Geese" Ausbie dedicated the school’s basketball court.

Uniforms: No uniforms required

Partners in Education:

  • Fellowship Bible Church
  • Allegra Print Imaging
  • Kroger No. 582 - Colony West
  • Presbyterian Village
  • Redeemer Community Church
  • The Church at Rock Creek
  • Centennial Bank-Rodney Parham


Attendance, Schedule, Grades, Classwork & Report Cards
Home Access Center
Web tool web-based tool that allows parents/guardians to monitor your child's attendance, schedule, grades, and classwork.  This includes access to interim progress and report cards.  Requires an Internet connection. 

Emergency School Closures
AMI - Inclement Weather Alternative Home Learning Activities