Carter Primeaux, a fifth grader from Dozier Elementary was named the 2018-2019 Vermilion Parish Elementary Student of the Year. Carter Primeaux was recently named the 2018-2019 Vermilion Parish Elementary Student of the Year. His family, was on hand to surprise him along with Superintendent Jerome Puyau, Assistant Superintendent Paul Hebert, Dozier Elementary Principal Karla (Toups) Langlinais and Supervisor Madeline DeHart.
Carter is a member of the Dozier Elementary Jr. Beta Club, where he is the Parliamentarian. The active 5th grader also belongs to the 4H club and plays trombone in the DES band. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends and rodeoing. Carter is the son of Ryan and Marlene Primeaux and has one brother, Hayes.