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Plain Dealing, LA
Students enrolled: 250

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600 South Perrin Street
Plain Dealing, LA 71064

(318) 759-2800
(318) 759-2804
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July 28, 2015
I don't know who posted the other review but they dont know the school at all. There is no one there named Terry or Nancy. Maybe they reviewed the wrong school? I haven't had any problems with my child at the school. It has been a good experience. They do not put the kids in the gym during testing either. The administrators know my kid and know what's going on.

- submitted by a parent

September 12, 2014
If I could give this school a "zero", I sure would! Terry, the principal, really doesn't know what is going on. I dropped my son off for testing and he never got tested! They had the gym open for a movie and he sat there for TWO HOURS because he didn't check in at the front. Nancy, the admin's response was "I didn't know he was here". Terry, the principal's response was "I didn't know he was here. It was dark in there. (gym).". How terrifying is that for a parent that they had no idea where my child was for 2 hours! The fact that they are disorganized as a group is just the beginning! We've been at Winona and Namaqua (I have 8 kids!) and have never EVER been treated as bad as I have from this school! Nancy got mad and yelled AT MY MOM because she couldn't get a hold of me at work. How embarrassing! This school never takes responsibility for anything but think "everyone's a winner...if we like you". I really hope if you are looking to think of a different one than Carrie Martin. What a terrible school!

- submitted by a parent

July 31, 2013
The new Principal and Assistant Principal don't learn the kids names like the last Principal and Asst. They don't come out to observe recess or lunch period. It's like they stay in their offices all the time. They don't respect the teachers and they have spoken bad about previous teachers and administrators that they didn't even know. They don't understand the type of problems that our students have to overcome just to be at school everyday. wish we had our last Principal and Assistant Principal back.

- submitted by a parent

May 24, 2013
I went here kindergarten through 5th. I never liked it especially the principals and assistant principal. My brother is in 4th there. The curriculum is harder than what I recall mine being 3 years ago. There are some okay teachers. The new Librarian is very nice. The new assistant Principal and Principal are nice as well. Some of the teachers I can't stand and neither can my mom. I guess that's just part of a school. The kids aren't something to be proud of. They are disrespectful, they don't care what anyone thinks , and bully to many people. In my 5th grade class a kid stole a LOT of stuff form the nice teacher so she retired half way through the year. My Mom subs there often and has been made fun of. Disrespectful students but with new principals hopeful change is coming for their not caring.

- submitted by a community member
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Carrie Martin Elementary School
600 South Perrin Street, Plain Dealing, LA  71064
(318) 759-2800
Last modified Carrie Martin Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Carrie Martin Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. Top