PROFICIENCY 11% 61% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
19%Little Rock

Mcdermott Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Little Rock, AR. There are a total of 381 students and 24 teachers at Mcdermott Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 294 free lunch students and 48 reduced lunch students.

Mcdermott Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 11.0%, which is 61% lower than the Arkansas average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch294
Reduced lunch48


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Mcdermott Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All<= 5%
3<= 10%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Mcdermott Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 12.0% 18.9% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 73.0% 65.0% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.7% 2.6% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.1% 11.5% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.2% 1.5% 1.9% 3.1%

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Little Rock demographics profile

StatisticLittle RockArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)1,6645591
Median age35.937.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%58%55%
Speak English90%93%79%
Speak Spanish6%5%13%

Education level achieved in Little Rock

IndexLittle RockArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade88.3%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school87.6%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college67.3%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.2%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.9%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters15.4%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Mcdermott Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.