Carrie Martin Elementary School

600 South Perrin Street
Plain Dealing, LA 71064
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Carrie Martin Elementary School serves 142 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Carrie Martin Elementary School's student population of 142 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Carrie Martin Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
70-74%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
75-79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
49%
43%
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White
46%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 142 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 50% in LA)

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