Brother Martin Admissions
Important Dates 2014-2015
Brother Martin High School welcomes prospective students and their families to come and experience the Crusader spirit! The dates below are to inform your family of activities at which we would like to meet you all.
Please do not hesitate to call the Admissions Office at 504-283-1561 (x 3022) with any particular questions regarding Brother Martin High School for incoming 8th or 9th grade students.
13th – “The First Crusade” (First Day for 7th, 8th, & 9th)
14th – All Classes Begin
15th – Brother Martin High School Information Night @ Auditorium 6:30 P.M. – til
22nd – School Day Tour 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
26th –School Day Tour 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
3rd – School Day Tour 7:45 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. (Pep Rally)
10th – Crusader Discovery Night 5:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
14th – Brother Martin High School Information Night @ Auditorium 6:30 P.M. – til
20th – School Day Tour 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
24th – School Day Tour 7:45 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. (Pep Rally)
27th – School Day Tour 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
27th – Brother Martin High School Information Night @ Auditorium 6:30 P.M. – til
31st – School Day Tour 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
1st – Jr. High Band Day (BM vs. Jesuit 1:00 P.M.)
6th – OPEN HOUSE 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
10th – Archdiocese Application Forms on-line
12th – 8th & 9th grade decisions due to Elementary Schools
14th – Elementary Schools notify High Schools about 8th & 9th grade applicants
5th – 8th & 9th grade applications due
6th to 8th – 8th & 9th grade Prospective Interviews
10th – High School Application Day 8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
12th to 15th – 8th & 9th grade Prospective Interviews
26th – 8th & 9th grade Letters of Acceptance / Refusal mailed / Invitation to Apply
21st – New Crusader Registration Day
21st – New Crusader Dance 7:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Important Admissions Information
For 8th & 9th grade applicants, Brother Martin requests that parents gather their son’s cumulative elementary school record which includes:
- Current first quarter report card
- Transcripts and Standardized test scores for the last three years
- The recommendation of elementary school principal’s and/or teachers
The following considerations are used in admitting prospective students to Brother Martin High School:
- The student’s priority of choice in selecting Brother Martin
- The overall elementary school record
- An interview with each applicant and his parents.
Activities Available to your Son
- Cross Country
- Crusader Band
- Rugby Club
- Lacrosse Club
- Academic Games
- Student Council
Over the last three years, 81% of Brother Martin students taking the AP course and exam in Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, English Language and Composition, United States Government and Politics, United States History, Biology, Physics, and World History scored 3 or higher, which qualifies them for college credit in that content area.
The Class of 2014 qualified for scholarships in excess of $15 million.
Approximately 74% of the Class of 2014 was eligible for the TOPS Scholarship and 57% of those recipients qualified for the Performance or Honors Award.
The ACT Average for the Class of 2014 (100% tested) is 24.2 (National Average is 21.0, Louisiana State Average is 19.2). Honor graduates and AP Students earned an ACT Average of 29.2.
99% of our graduates are offered college acceptances. The remaining 1% enlisted with a branch of the United States Armed Forces.
Honor Graduates from the Class of 2014 earned an average of 18 college credit hours upon graduation.
The Class of 2014 collectively performed 27,000 hours of service to the community.
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