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Martin Middle School

5 reviews
1601 Haskell Street
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-3243

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Martin Middle School
Based on data from the 2018 school year

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I was an 8th grade math tutor at Martin for 3 school years, 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12. Granted, I was assigned to class where students where in need of assistance. My experience was that the teachers were VERY committed to their students but turnover was very high. The administration appears to be VERY scattered, at least in the math department and totally and completely focused on test prep. We would frequently get short notice that the class schedule had been changed and that we were note need that particular week. This was VERY VERY frustrating because it was also clear that the parents were uninvolved and even threaten by their child's success. Lesson plan was fraction, percentages, and basic geometry but the students struggled with multiplication/division. I eventually stopped tutoring because I felt that I had little or no impact! Intervention, with parents, administration AND parents needs to happen earlier. Most of the students had already given up all hope by 8th grade. Very very sad.....
Posted by a community member on 8/12/2013
I attended Martin several years ago, so my review may be a bit out of date. A lot of the problems I saw there was a lack of parental support. Students had a bad attitude towards school because their parents gave them no encouragement or support. But the teachers were there for the students. I got all the support and attention I needed, made straight As, was in choir, played sports, and had several high school credits by the end of 8th grade. If Martin could get better parental and community support, and some more money from the school district to provide good school programs, i think it has a lot of potential
Posted by a community member on 5/1/2010
i love martin middle school i go there and it's so cool there. i love the teachers and my friends!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE MARTIN MIDDLE SCHOOL!!!!!!!!
Posted by a student on 3/21/2010
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Austin schools - Martin Middle School is located at 1601 Haskell Street, Austin TX 78702. Martin Middle School is in the Austin Independent School District. Martin Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6-8.

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