• Believe, Achieve, Succeed!

    Stephens Elementary 3700 West 18th Street
    Little Rock AR 72204

    Fax: 501-447-6401
    Principal: Phillip Carlock
    Vice Principal: Barbara Griggs
    Enrollment: 585
    PTA President: 
    Grade Levels: Pre-K-5 

    Where Stars are Born!


    Stephens Elementary School opened January 2000 and is located at 3700 West 18th Street, in Little Rock, Arkansas. The school was named for Ms. Charlotte Andrews Stephens, a prominent educator (teacher and principal).

    Reading, language arts, math, science and social studies serve as the main educational components, with art, music, physical education and computer literacy rounding out the curriculum.

    Stephens also has state-of-the-art technology: 3 - 4 computers in each classroom, 28-station computer lab, Distance Learning Lab, Cyber Time & Space Travel Theater with, Comparative City Studies Center, Banking Kiosk, School Based Health and Behavioral Clinics, Barber Shop, Arcade and Library Media Center.


    • 47 teachers
    • Principal, Assistant Principal and secretary
    • Guidance counselor
    • Art, Music and PE
    • Gifted specialist
    • Library Media Specialist
    • Technology Specialist
    • Literacy/Math Facilitators
    • Academic Interventionist
    • Full-time school nurse

    Programs & Events

    • Character Education Program
    • After School Programs
    • Quiz Bowl
    • Choir
    • Cheerleaders
    • Basketball Team
    • Little Gentleman's Club
    • Young Ladies Club
    • Educational Field Trips
    • Bowling for Math & Science Program
    • Honor Roll and Good Citizen Programs
    • Math & Literacy Night
    • Family Health Festival
    • Honors and Awards
    • First Security Bank
    • Star News Club


    Red, white, light blue or navy shirts or blouses. Navy, black or khaki shorts, pants, jumpers, and skirts. Plain, dark colored jeans can be worn anyday with a school sprit shirt.

    Partners in Education:

    • Arkansas Food Bank
    • Arkansas Stop the Violence (Trinity Methodist Church)
    • Arkansas Interfaith Power & Light
    • Brandon House Cultural & Perfoming Arts Center
    • Canvas Community Church
    • Economic Arkansas, Education for Real Life
    • First Baptist Highland Park
    • First Security Bank
    • Goodfellas Barber College
    • Junior League of Little Rock 
    • River City Unitarian Church (Weekend Food Program)
    • STEP Encourager Program
    • Stephens Health Clinic
    • Stephens Community Center
    • Skills Barber Shop
    • St. Mark Baptist Church
    • The Church at Rock Creek (Feed Arkansas Kids Ministry)
    • Theressa Hoover United Methodist Church (Project Hope)
    • UALR Children International
    • Unitarian Universalist Church of Little Rock (Weekend Food Program) 
  • Our Mission 

    “To prepare safe, thoughtful, accountable and respectful lifelong learners for college and/or career readiness”

    Our Vision

    All Stephens Elementary students will achieve their full potential as self-motivated, problem solvers and critical thinkers. They will acquire lifelong learning skills in order to communicate and function effectively in diverse situations to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world.