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Building Atoms

Building Atoms

Students in Mr. Dossaji’s Chemistry class played the Atom Building Game.  In this game, Crusaders are instructed to construct different isotopes of atoms with marbles representing protons, neutrons, and electrons. Each player is given six neutrons, five protons, and five electrons. The object of the game is to construct …

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Early News for the Crusader Baseball Program

Early News for the Crusader Baseball Program

Recently, senior pitcher Corey Gaconi ’15 committed to continue his athletic career as a Lion at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana.  Also, Cody Ducote ’13 committed to LSU after 2 years of playing for the Dolphins at Delgado Community College.  Ducote was part of the 2014 South Central District …

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A Season of Successful School Day Tours

A Season of Successful School Day Tours

Brother Martin conducted one of its final School Day Tours on Friday, October 31st.  Over a span of two months, 350 prospective Crusaders visited campus to see for themselves what it means to be a Crusader. Visitors went on a student-guided tour of campus, met teachers and other current …

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Thanksgiving Baseball Camp

Thanksgiving Baseball Camp

Come get a head start on the upcoming baseball season by attending Brother Martin High School’s Thanksgiving Baseball Camp from Monday, November 24- Wednesday, November 26. The camp will be a three day event with an emphasis on basic fundamentals and skills to help prepare players for their upcoming seasons. …

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Activities Raffle Kicks Off

Activities Raffle Kicks Off

The Activities Raffle is officially underway! There are several ways that students can benefit from participating in the raffle:

  • Students who are taking either the 7th grade trip, the 8th grade trip, the band trip, or the cheerleading trip to national competition can use the money raised through ticket sales to …

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Crusaders Fall to Blue Jays 17-14

Crusaders Fall to Blue Jays 17-14

In a rival District 9-5A matchup on Saturday afternoon, Jesuit defeated Brother Martin (8-1; 3-1) 17-14 in a game in front of a crowd of 4,000 fans.

The Blue Jays stunted the Crusader offense in the first half to take a 14-0 lead after two quarters of play.  The Crusaders …

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All Saints Liturgy

All Saints Liturgy

Brother Martin marked All Saints’ Day with a school-wide liturgy this morning celebrated by Fr. Joseph Tregre, the pastor at St. Joseph’s Church in Galliano, in South Lafourche. Fr. Tregre is the brother of BMHS Spanish teacher Cherie Tregre and graduate of Vandebilt High School, a Brothers’ school in …

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Alumni Office College Visits

Alumni Office College Visits

This month, Kenny Spellman ’84, Alumni Director, and administrators Justin Fleetwood and Thomas Mavor visited Crusader alums on two college campuses: USM in Hattiesburg and LSU in Baton Rouge. Over 40 students showed up to share their college experiences. Brother Martin graduates are very successful in their college programs, …

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Cross Country Takes Second in District Race

Cross Country Takes Second in District Race

Thursday, October 30th marked the day of the District 9-5A Cross Country Championship or the “Catholic League Championship”. Brother Martin finished second overall with 46 points just nine points behind Jesuit (1st place – 36 points).  The Brother Martin pack paced themselves well off the starting line taking the …

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Shaid Stewart Selected to 2015 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band

Shaid Stewart Selected to 2015 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band

Brother Martin Drum Major Shaid Stewart, Class of 2015, has been selected as a 2015 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band Musician. Each year since 2011, a Brother Martin student has been selected as a U.S. Army All-American band member. Shaid was nominated during his junior year by Mr. Dominic …

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Crusader Band Visits Ursuline Academy

Crusader Band Visits Ursuline Academy

The Crusader Band proudly marched into the Ursuline Gymnasium for their Pep Rally prior to their ‘Pink’ Volleyball Match. Under the direction of Senior Drum Major, Shaid Stewart, the band entertained the Lions who were ‘roaring’ their way through the pep rally. Thank you to Ursuline Academy for inviting …

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Crusaders Serving the Community

Crusaders Serving the Community

Members of the Crusader student body have recently been named to various community organizations.  Brother Martin students will be represented in the Crimestoppers Teen Ambassadors Against Crime program and the City of Kenner’s Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council. The Crimestoppers Teen Ambassadors Against Crime Leadership Program aims to help students gain a better …

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Bonis Named Coach of the Week

Bonis Named Coach of the Week

Crusader Head Coach Mark Bonis has been named The New Orleans Saints/ Louisiana National Guard Coach of the Week!

The Crusaders had a thrilling come from behind victory in their homecoming game against Archbishop Shaw on Friday, Oct. 24 at Tad Gormley Stadium. The Crusaders scored two touchdowns in the …

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Fall Induction Ceremony Welcomes New Club Members

Fall Induction Ceremony Welcomes New Club Members

Congratulations to the newest officers and members of the Builders Club and Key Club, Excalibur National Honor Society for Excellence in Science, Chi Alpha Mu and Mu Alpha Theta, Student Ambassadors and Student Council, along with the National Honor Society. More than 160 Crusaders were honored by their moderator(s) …

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A Great “Dome”coming Dance!

A Great “Dome”coming Dance!

Over 1,000 Crusaders and their dates celebrated 2014 Homecoming this past weekend at the annual Homecoming Dance, held in the St. Charles Lounge of the Mercedes Benz Superdome. The Dome greeted guests bathed in crimson and gold lights. Once inside, students enjoyed peeks into the dome’s interior playing field …

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