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High School Information Night

High School Information Night

The Crusaders were showing their pride while talking to prospective students at the Archdiocesan High School Information Night on Thursday at the Pontchartrain Center. Prospective families visited with Brother Martin students, alumni, and faculty to gather information in preparation for the upcoming High School Admissions Season. They were encouraged …

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Crusaders Get Pepped Up for the Trojans!

Crusaders Get Pepped Up for the Trojans!

The Crusader spirit was alive at this morning’s Pep Rally! Student Council President, Michael Maldonado ’14, took the lead as the student body came to their feet for the Crusader Fight Song.  Crusader football seniors were introduced by Head Coach Mark Bonis, and cross country seniors were introduced by …

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Velocity and Acceleration

Velocity and Acceleration

Thursday, September 13th, was no ordinary day in physics.  The Physics Honors class participated in a lab experiment utilizing the school’s technological resources.  In this lab, the seniors conducted a study of velocity and acceleration.  The students made attempts to match a predetermined graph by mimicking the motions the graphs …

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So many to choose! So many decisions to make! What should I join?

So many to choose! So many decisions to make! What should I join?

Brother Martin’s Extracurricular and Co-Curricular organizations recently recruited new members at the Student Activities Fair. Students were able to visit with and ask questions to the representatives of the more than 50 organizations during their Unstructured Periods. Organizational meetings are well underway for the 2012-13 school year…and now with …

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8th Graders Defeat Blue Jays in Closing Seconds

8th Graders Defeat Blue Jays in Closing Seconds

Congratulations to the 8th grade football team for their 28 to 24 victory over Jesuit yesterday. Defensively the team was led by interceptions from Lamont Berzat and Terrence Jackson. Offensively, Matthew Beninate threw a touchdown pass to Lamont Berzat with eight seconds remaining to win the game. The team …

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Chemistry Lab Part II

Chemistry Lab Part II

Before Hurricane Isaac, the Chemistry Honors class met to conduct an experiment on bending glass. On Wednesday, September 12th, the class members returned to the lab to do the second part of their glass bending lab. They set out to determine if their glass bends would work properly to deliver gas …

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Crusaders Prepare for the Trojans

Crusaders Prepare for the Trojans

This Friday night the Brother Martin Crusaders will face the Central Lafourche Trojans.  The game will take place at Central Lafourche, and tickets will cost $7.00.  There will be no pre-sale for this event, and student/faculty IDs will not be accepted.

Come out and show your Crusader Spirit as the …

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7th & 8th Grade Alumni Dads Return for Lunch

7th & 8th Grade Alumni Dads Return for Lunch

On Tuesday, Sept. 11th, members of the 7th and 8th grade classes invited their Alumni dads back on campus to join them for lunch.  The dads were able to enjoy a meal in the Mall with their son’s during their lunch period and visit with old friends and teachers.

The …

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Hurricane Help

Hurricane Help

All of us were affected by Hurricane Isaac, but some in our Brother Martin community were affected very severely by the storm.

Many Brother Martin families have expressed interest in providing some form of assistance to those Brother Martin families who were hit hardest by the storm.

Our Counseling Department has contacted …

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Crusaders on the Radio!

Crusaders on the Radio!

Radio station WGSO 990am will air the Brother Martin vs. St. Augustine game Saturday night at 7 p.m. from Tad Gormley Stadium. The broadcast starts with the pre-game at 6:45. You can also listen on the internet at www.wgso.com.  Tune in to hear Ken Trahan for the play-by-play along with …

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ACT TESTING REGISTRATION AND TEST CENTER ADMISSION CHANGES

ACT TESTING REGISTRATION AND TEST CENTER ADMISSION CHANGES

The ACT test center admission requirements have changed for the 2012-2013 school year.  You must have your ACT admit ticket to be admitted into testing and you must have a picture ID.

In the past, students could still take the test even if they forgot their admit ticket.  This is no …

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7th Grade Football Change

7th Grade Football Change

The 7th Grade Football game that was originally scheduled for Saturday (9/8/12) at St. Joan of Arc in Laplace has been cancelled.  The team will now play at Newman on Saturday (9/8/12) at 11:00 am.


10th & 11th Grade Alumni Dads Return for Lunch

10th & 11th Grade Alumni Dads Return for Lunch

On Thursday Sophomores and Juniors invited their Alumni dads back on campus to join them for lunch.  The dads were able to enjoy a meal in the Mall with their son’s during their lunch period and visit with old friends and teachers.

The next Alumni Dad Lunch will be Tuesday …

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Back to School

Back to School

Hundreds of Crusader parents returned to high school themselves as they participated in an abbreviated version of their son’s daily schedule at the annual Back to School Night. Parents met teachers, heard presentations about course objectives and expectations, attended a presentation on our all-grade level Test Preparation Curriculum, and …

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Senior Ring Dance

Senior Ring Dance

DJ Garrett spun the tunes; seniors sported the rings and escorted their dates to the dance floor; Romaguera Photography flashed the pictures. The annual Senior Ring Dance took place in the Brother Mark Thornton, S.C., Terrace, providing the seniors an official celebration for their status as leaders of the …

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