Carrie Martin Elementary
Principal: Della Buchmann
4129 Joni Lane Loveland, CO 80537
Phone: 970 613-5700
Mission: Learn, Lead, Leave a LegacyVision: Carrie Martin Elementary values each member of our community for their unique gifts and talents. Through positive relationships and a commitment to integrity and academic excellence, we can empower one another to contribute to the community as lifelong learners and leaders.Motto: We believe that by working together, we achieve great things for all of our students.
Colors: Blue and white
Describe: Positive, caring, small school community, very friendly, low staff turnover, highly qualified veteran teachers
Stellar Points: Climate of acceptance; very academically diverse population with Intensive Learning Center; kids take care of students as they move to middle school; handicapped accessible playground; high academic achievement
Special Programs: Intensive Learning Center, math intervention, accelerated reading, reading recovery, giving tree food drive; Be Our Guest Breakfast once a year
Extracurricular: Yearbook, historical museum (5th grade), 4th/5th grade choir, fitness breaks, sensory room for breaks, PBiS night that drew 350 people, Read-a-thon, Spring Fling Carnival, Student Lighthouse Team.
Climate: We are like a family, welcoming and positive. We have a sense of anticipation about our focus – parents feel enfranchised and part of the process.
Award/Recognitions: TEF, Crystal Apple, and WalMart teacher awards; Partnerships with Lightening Hybrids, Colorado State Parks, and Solstice Art Studio; Kids Hope is starting up
Parent/Volunteers: Amazing and incredibly committed parent community and volunteers who love to come to our building. We have some fun activities that our PTO sponsors such as the Spring Fling Carnival, Be Our Guest Breakfast as well as the extremely effective and successful Giving Tree and food drive for the holidays where we help our own families in need!