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November 6, 2022 Mustang News

Good evening Mustang families. We hope you have enjoyed a long weekend and remembered to set your clocks back 1 hour. As a reminder, we have an interesting calendar this week:

  • Monday begins the 2nd quarter. Students can access their schedules in PowerSchool. Additionally, students will receive a copy in 1st period.
  • Tuesday is a workday due to Election Day. 
  • Wednesday is a normal school day. 
  • Thursday is an Early Dismiss day and students will dismiss at 12:15.
  • Friday is Veterans Day and school is closed for students and staff.


Congratulations: Congratulations to Ms. Thomas and members of the Martin Choral Department who participated in the North Carolina Honors Chorus this weekend. The students participated in a hearing and rehearsals on Saturday and Sunday with a concert on Sunday afternoon. Ms. Thomas was honored with opening the event with warm-ups and conducting the hearing as Martin had the highest number of seated singers. The following students are this year’s members of NC Honors Chorus:

Asher Bradford 

John Bryant 

Cailyn Davis 

Marley Dixon 

Aaryn Govind 

Campbell Hill

Sophie Soohyun Idler 

Luke Jackson 

Sam Kadlec 

Zoe Kappler

Gabe Lacombe 

Abigail Lynch

Mina Melamed

Arianna Mindel-Benoit 

Omkar Mohile

Elsham Mussie 

Pulakesh Narayan 

Spencer Paoloni 

Sragvi Patlolla 

Isha Raman 

Emma Tiler 

Mihir Tolmare


Military Connected Families: To ensure that the unique needs of military-connected students are met, state law requires that schools collect information on military-connected students. The goal is to help accommodate these students by providing them with support and consistency when their parents are deployed, transitioning between schools, and at other pivotal times during their academic careers.  

           If you are a Military Connected Family, please:

·                 Download the linked fillable form

·                 Complete 1 form for each child

·                 Return the form to Ms. Sepulveda,

A hard copy can also be returned to the school. The deadline to submit this form is this Friday.


Report Cards: Report cards will be distributed via 1st period on Monday, November 14th


8th Grade Families: Broughton High School invites prospective families to join us for an Open House from 5:30-7:30pm on Tuesday, November 15th! The event will include Broughton introductory sessions at 5:30, 6:00, and 6:30 as well as an IB Diploma Programme session at 7:00. Families will also be able to take self- or student-guided tours, view our historic building, and meet many Broughton students, parents, and faculty. There is no pre-registration required for this Open House.


Debate Club: The next Debate Club meeting will be on November 16th in Ms. Snider’s room (1310) from 2:15-4:00. Meetings will return to alternating Thursdays in December.


World Languages Night: Martin’s World Language Department will host a World Languages Night on November 17th from 6:00-7:30pm. More details to come. 


Martin Family Coffee: The November Family Coffee is on Friday, November 18th at 8am. This coffee will be virtual and the meet link is


Athletics This Week: All games begin at 4pm unless otherwise noted.

The Fall Sports season closes out this week with home games on Monday and Wednesday. Let’s fill the stands to cheer on the teams!

Monday        Volleyball vs East Garner

                     Soccer vs East Garner

Wednesday   Football vs East Garner


Winter Athletics: Basketball tryouts will be starting very soon. Please check the Martin Athletic website for important information regarding tryouts. Boys’ tryouts will be Nov. 17th & 18th from 2:30-4pm and girls’ tryouts will be Nov. 21st & 22nd. All students must have their Dragonfly account 100% complete by Nov. 16th to attend tryouts.  Please contact Coach Basaldu with any questions.


Reminder that e-tickets for home and away games can be found on the Martin Athletic website under the Martin HQ tab.

Thank you, Mustangs, and have a wonderful week.