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Principal Peckham's Weekly Message

Greetings  Martin Middle School families! 


April is here and we are in the home stretch of the school year! Below are just a few reminders for all our families before we get into the calendar.




Student course registration for 2019-2020:

Registration for 2019-2020 has started! Current 6th and 7th graders should be completing their registration using their powerschool accounts. Students should have received registration cards to get an overview of the elective options. They will be making primary and alternate selections. This is not a first come first serve process and requests need to be made by this Friday, April 5th.  Please see your counselor with questions.

Vote for our NC School Heroes!

This is the last day to vote for The North Carolina Lottery “School Heroes” program! It says so much about our amazing staff that over 20 teachers nominated by various community stakeholders, parents, and students. I encourage you to keep voting- We have 2 teachers in the top 20 for the state- Ms. Aqqad and Ms. Reppi. If they can get to the top 10, the will receive the $10,000 cash prize for themselves and another $10,000 cash prize for our school.  I want to continue to encourage all of our community to go the link below, or at to keep voting! Help us get one or both of these fantastic teachers to the finish line!

**You can vote once per day on every device and today is the last day!


Fastbreak Football Summer Camp Sign ups!

Broughton football is excited to present the third annual Fastbreak Football camp.  This year's camp will run from Monday, 6/24 to Friday, 6/28 and is open to boys and girls in rising 4th - 8th grades.

Fastbreak Football Camp is unique in that it focuses on character education, general athletic development, and weight room fundamentals in addition to football specific instruction.  Coaches at Fastbreak Football Camp will teach young athletes the key character traits required of good teammates, the fundamentals of the game of football, and the athletic postures and movements necessary to excel in any sport. Instruction will be clear and concrete. Activities will be fun and fast-paced.


Register today by visiting  Financial Aid is available.  No camper will be turned away for financial reasons.

Calendar Dates:


Monday April 1-  Softball - Ligon @ Martin - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday April 2 - Garden Club Canceled   

Wednesday April 3 - Track - Carnage @ Martin - 4:00 p.m.


Thursday April 4 - Softball - Martin @ E. Garner- 4:00 p.m.; Soccer - Dillard @ Martin - 4:00;

                  7:00 p.m. - Spring Musical - Beauty and The Beast


Friday April 5 -  Spring Musical - 7:00 p.m.   

Saturday April 6- Spring Musical - 2:00 p.m.

*Musical Tickets cost $5.


That is all I have for your tonight.  I’ll see you bright and early tomorrow.



Lacey Peckham, Principal