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Brother Martin Crusader Band members selected to the 2012-2013 LMEA All State Band

Brother Martin Crusader Band members selected to the 2012-2013 LMEA All State Band

Congratulations to the following Brother Martin Crusader Band members on selected by the 2012-2013 Louisiana Music Educators Association (LMEA) to participate in the All State Band and Orchestra. They will perform at the LMEA Conference in January. Pictured (l-r) are Steven Heurtin, James Nail, Scott Frischhertz, Josh Olivier, and …

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Crusaders Set Sights on Landry

Crusaders Set Sights on Landry

Come out and support the Crusader Football Team this Saturday as they take on Landry at the Pan American Stadium.  Kickoff is set for 11:30 am.  Tickets can be purchased for $8 at the gate.  This game is a key element in keeping the Crusaders’ hopes for a playoff …

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Career Day

Career Day

Over 50 alumni presented career information to students today on campus.  Upper classmen attended four sessions of their choice including health care, law enforcement, architecture, engineering and media.  7th, 8th and 9th graders attended sessions helping them better engage in their high school experience and provide a …

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NJROTC Lights the Night

NJROTC Lights the Night

On Saturday October 6th, cadets from the Brother Martin NJROTC unit participated in the Light the Night Walk at Lafreniere Park.  Light the Night is a 2 mile walk to help raise money for cancer research, with different chapters across the United States.  Cadets helped set up tents for …

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Senior Retreats Touch a Meaningful Chord

Senior Retreats Touch a Meaningful Chord

Two sections of the senior class have experienced their retreat so far this year.  With two more sections left, the central theme of the retreat, “The Growth of the Male into Christian Manhood,” seems ever more relevant today.  The buses arrive at the Solomon Episcopal Conference Center in Robert, …

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Science Teachers Uncover the Culprit

Science Teachers Uncover the Culprit

On Tuesday, members of the Science Department participated in a day-long training session with Leigh Brown of Bio-Rad, Inc.   Ms. Brown came to Brother Martin to train some of the Biology, Chemistry, and 7th Grade Life Science teachers on techniques of gel electrophoresis and DNA fingerprinting.  During the …

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Brother Martin High School Recipient of the Brown Foundation Service Learning Award

Brother Martin High School Recipient of the Brown Foundation Service Learning Award

Brother Martin High School was a recipient of a $3,660.00 Service Learning Award from The Joe W. and Dorothy Brown Foundation for 2012-13. Awards are granted to those schools that link learning and service in their communities with a service partner. Accepting the award for Brother Martin were (pictured …

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8th Annual Prayer Breakfast

8th Annual Prayer Breakfast

The Brother Martin High School Prayer Breakfast was held on the morning of October 24th at Metairie Country Club.  Serving as the Keynote Speaker was Brother Ronald Hingle S.C. ’78.  Brother Ronald spoke on taking the time to realize how lucky some people are to have each day and …

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8th Grade Football on a Hot Streak

8th Grade Football on a Hot Streak

Congratulations to the 8th Grade Football team for their 42 to 14 victory over Holy Cross last night.  Matthew Beninate led the offense with three touchdown passes, and Lamont Berzat led the defense with an interception that he returned 60 yards for a touchdown.  The team is now 7 …

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The Importance of Voting

The Importance of Voting

On the morning of October 23rd, the members of the junior and senior classes met in the Bob Conlin Gym for a special guest speaker appearance.  Two representatives from the Louisiana Department of Voter Registration came to campus to discuss the importance of voting.  Topics discussed were declaring a …

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Crusaders Dominate Jack Schommer Invitational

Crusaders Dominate Jack Schommer Invitational

This past Saturday, the Crusader Cross Country Team hosted the Jack Schommer Invitational.  The varsity runners dominated the meet with a perfect score of 15 points, while the JV teams ran away with a victory as well by scoring only 17 points. The junior high team had an outstanding …

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Discovering Brother Martin

Discovering Brother Martin

Friday, October 19th was Crusader Discovery Night. Over 300 prospective 4th – 8th graders showed up in anticipation of learning what Brother Martin is all about. Discovery Night gave prospects the opportunity to meet many current Crusaders and faculty as they discovered the campus through games, science …

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Football Sets Sights on Landry

Football Sets Sights on Landry

After a tough loss to Jesuit, the Crusaders look to bounce back against L.B. Landry High School.  The game will take place Saturday October 27th at Pan American Stadium.  Kick off is set for 11:30 am.  If the Crusaders can win their final two games, a playoff birth is …

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Junior Cheerleader and Jr. High Band Night

Junior Cheerleader and Jr. High Band Night

At this past weekend’s football game against Jesuit, Brother Martin had 20 young prospective band members join for Jr. High Band Night.  Those who signed up had a day of practice with the Crusader Marching band then played music in the stands during the game with the school band. …

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Stella Maris Mass 2012

Stella Maris Mass 2012

On Sunday, October 14, 2012, the Brother Martin NJROTC Unit supported the Stella Maris Maritime Mass at the St. Louis Cathedral. The Archdiocese of New Orleans hosts this Mass each year to pay tribute to the people and families who have lost family members on the Mississippi River.  Maritime …

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