Mcdermott Elementary School

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5111 Usaa Blvd

San Antonio, TX 78240

(210) 397-5100

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 851

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Mcdermott Elementary School

This is the worst school I've had the misfortune to deal with. From the first day of registration, I've had nothing but headaches. The administration is terrible. Every time I've had to go to the office to drop off lunch for my children or just to sign in to have lunch with them, it has never gone smoothly. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/28/13

My grandson attends McDermott Elementary, and I have high praise for the teachers that work there and the Administrative staff...Last year was his first year of Kindergarten, and he was praised, encouraged to listen and offer his thoughts on the subjects being studied...And Kudos to his teacher, Mrs. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/24/11

My son attends this school and has for the past 4 yrs. He loves his school. They have wonderful activities for parents to attend. Our favorite is family fun night which is right before Halloween. Our entire family attends including my parents.

Posted by a parent on 01/21/09

This is our first year with a student in Mrs Northrup's Pre-K class and a student in Ms Garza's Kinder class. We are so excited to have our children attend such a 'child oriented' school. Mrs. Northrup is outstanding and keeps the children interested. Our preK can hardly wait to go to school and literally ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/14/06

The staff seems very involved with the students. If the Teacher can't take care of an issue, then the School Councelor is alerted (and the councelor moves with the scolastic year of students..... ie: the 4th grade councilor moves with the kids and is the 5th grade councelor the following year. If ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/09/04

This is a wonderful school! My son was not challenged at his 1st 2 schools. Since arriving at McDermott he is an honor roll student. The teachers are involved and care about our children. The nurse is the most qualified school nurse I have ever known. Awesome job keep up the good work!

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

I am not a parent, first off. My name is Jessie and I was a former student at McDermott. Sometime in August, I started fifth grade and was very excited about it. Then came October, and I had to move away. I would have to say that I didn't really have a favorite teacher. All the teachers I had, Kinder ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 08/20/03

I went to this for 1st 2nd 3rd and half of 4th and i absouloutley loved it My 1st grade Ms. Silva was a great teacher and my 2nd grade teacher was Mrs. Keen and so nice and my 3rd grade teacher was awesome Ms.Jones and she didnt just teach me about all the basic but in life and i miss that school alot ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 07/13/03

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Test scores for Mcdermott Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Mcdermott Elementary School
Northside Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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San Antonio schools — Mcdermott Elementary School is located at 5111 Usaa Blvd, San Antonio TX 78240. 5111 Usaa Blvd is in the 78240 ZIP code in San Antonio, TX The school district for Mcdermott Elementary School is the Northside Isd. Mcdermott Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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