10800 Mara Lynn Drive
Little Rock AR 72211
PTA President: Tamara Thomas
Grade Levels: pre-K-5
Programs of note include a computer lab with 56 student-work stations, Accelerated Reader with 8,592 AR books, SOAR, after-school intervention program, Gifted/Talented and Connect With Kids Character Education Program.
Terry's Media Center has approximately 4,000 square feet with 11 computers for automated check-out, card catalog, Accelerated Reader testing, STAR testing and research. Terry has over 10,000 library books, 8,300 of which are Accelerated Reader books. And check out our book fair!!!! http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/terryelementary
Our teachers are trained in ELLA and Effective Literacy to teach reading. Seventy-five percent of the teachers are ESL endorsed or ESL trained.
Best Public School - Elementary 1997. "Arkansas Times" readers voted Terry Elementary the best elementary school in Arkansas. Terry Elementary was recently nominated for the Best Elementary School for 2010 and named as a finalist in the Best of the Best.
Our PTA sponsors the following:
--Casual for a Cause Day - Students pay a dollar to dress casual once a month.
--Accelerated Reader Awards - Children receive a reward for reaching AR goals.
--Hospitality and teacher appreciation events
--Field trip expenses
--5th grade reception
--Honor roll awards
--Open House for prospective students
--Printer cartridges for classroom printers
After school care available on-site until 5:30 p.m.
Awards Assembly - held each nine weeks for grades, attendance, and behavior
For more about what's happening in Terry's classrooms, check out our teacher pages.
History: Terry Elementary was built in 1964 due to the increase in population in West Little Rock. The school was named after David D. Terry who was involved in state government and very active in community affairs.
Solid color shirt with collar in navy, light blue, white, or yellow. Khaki or navy pants, shorts, skirts, jumper and skorts. Plaid jumpers, Jeans with dress code shirt allowed on Fridays.
Partners in Education:
- West Little Rock Rotary Club
- Allen Kerr Insurance Agency
- Metropolitan National Bank - Heights Kroger Branch
- Arkansas Federal Credit Union - West Little Rock