Friday, May 17, 2019

  • Attention all 8th, 9th, and JV baseball players: There will be a mandatory team meeting during 8th period and after school today in the Health Room to discuss summer baseball for this year.  The meeting should last no more than 20 minutes. Please, make sure that you are present to discuss these future plans!

  • Anyone who missed the cross country meeting on Wednesday but is still planning to be on the team in the fall should make sure he is in the Crusader Harrier (Cross Country) Schoology Group and follow the instructions from Coach Haro listed there.  Even if you were previously in the Schoology Group, please double check that you are in it now as Coach Haro may have removed you.

  • Attention Students: Letterman jacket orders will be accepted through the end of the day today. Stop by the Student Service office to place your order.

  • Brother Martin will host our annual Miracle League of Greater New Orleans event tomorrow on Farley Field. Come out and see our friends from the Miracle League while they have a baseball clinic and game with the help of our Crusaders.

  • Tennis team members will take a team picture on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. immediately after the 2nd exam. Please meet in the Ridgley Center at 11:30 a.m. Questions should be directed to Mrs. Thomas.

  • Next year’s class schedules will be continue to be distributed during 6th period today in the Student Services Lobby. You must have your nametag and ID in order to receive your schedule.

  • Those students who were invited to the Leadership Ceremony and have picked up tickets should arrive at school tomorrow between 3:30 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. You should enter through the Benson Mall entrance and check in at the appropriate table. All of your guests and you should have a ticket in order to be admitted. Dress for the event is coat and tie with dress pants, belt, socks, and shoes. If you have any questions about the event or the dress code, please see Ms. Wild.

  • Special announcement from Mrs. Broussard about Reading Day:
    • Gentlemen, Monday is our second semester Reading Day in which you have the opportunity to seek help from your teachers as you prepare for your exams which begin on Tuesday. Your teachers will be available from 9 a.m. to 11:30 am. Teacher classroom assignments are posted at the monitor stations on both floors, in front of the faculty lounge in the Meyer Building and in the lobby next to student services. If you are failing or in danger of failing a specific course your teacher will require you to come for help.  Because this is not a required day for all students you are not required to wear your school uniform, you may wear appropriate jeans, shorts, t-shirts and tennis shoes and you must always be neatly groomed. Bus service before and after school and food services will not be available this day. Please be picked up by 11:30.Gentlemen, I cannot stress the importance of Monday.  This is a wonderful opportunity for you to get personal attention from your teachers in order that you can achieve your best.

      The three days before Easter holidays each of you signed up for your choice of book to read this summer.  Each student has been assigned to a specific group, moderated by a faculty member, based on your choice. By the end of next week, Friday, May 24th, you will receive an email from this faculty member.  These books my be purchased from MBS DIrect beginning June 1st or from your choice of vendor. Summer reading must be completed by Tuesday, August 20th. Each student must have a physical copy of his book when your group meets on August 20th.  There will be a consequence of a Saturday school for any student not having his book on Tuesday, August 20th.