Panther Talk


October 4, 2021

Mart High XC Invitational

Mart High School held it's first XC Invitational last Wednesday. Coach Skinner organized the event and had a great turnout. Congratulations to these MHS medalists!

Varsity Girls - 2nd place overall team

Emilee Powell - 4th

Makenzy Powell - 8th

Varsity Boys

Kegan Porterfield - 10th

7th Girls

Haley Desmuke - 6th

8th Girls

Cazja Franklin - 5th

Saydi Durbin - 7th

8th Boys

Jackson Sheffield - 7th

Mart Enrichment Grant

The Mart Enrichment Foundation recognized the 2020-21 grant recipients at the first home football game of the season, September 3. The staff submitted grant applications on Friday for the new grant year. Check out all of the other Foundation news in the newsletter found below!
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Mart High's Highlander

Mart High 2021 alumnus, Kennedy Parker, has started her collegiate softball career at McLennan Community College. You can find the Highlander's season schedule here: Way to go Kennedy! We're proud of you!
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Gooden named to SCAC Team

Congratulations to Mart High Class of 2013 alumnus, Kaymee Gooden, for being named to the SCAC 30th Anniversary Softball Team!
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This Week

Tuesday - Vaccine Clinic in the high school cafeteria, 4pm-7pm

Wednesday - Junior Class Rings Parent Night, MHS Cafeteria, 3:30pm - 6:30pm

Thursday - Elementary Fundraiser Kick Off

Friday - Pink Out Spirit Day, Pep Rally 3:05pm

Panther Athletics

Monday - 7th & 8th Grade Volleyball @ Mart vs Marlin, 5pm

Tuesday - JV & Varsity Volleyball @ Wortham, 5pm (3 matches)

Thursday - JH Football @ Chilton, 5pm, JV Football @ Normangee, 7:00pm

Friday - Varsity Volleyball @ Bremond, 4:30pm, Varsity Football @ Mart vs Chilton, Band Night, 7pm

Looking Ahead

October 11 - Columbus Day, No School

October 12 - Blood Drive, 10am - 3pm @ MHS

October 15 - End of the 1st 9 Weeks

October 16 - Homecoming Kick Off Dance

October 22 - 12:30 release, Homecoming, Ex-Students Social 4pm-6pm

October 27 - Fields of Faith, 7pm

College and Career Readiness Dates:

Important College and Career Readiness Dates:

October 13th - PSAT for Juniors

October 14th & 15th - Classroom Visits to Create FSA ID for FAFSA Night

November 9th - FAFSA Night for Parents

January 19th - ASVAB Testing for Juniors

April 19th - ACT testing for Juniors

TSI Testing:

The TSI test will be offered monthly beginning in September

September 29th 8am-Noon (Students will complete Reading, Writing and Math)

Other testing dates will be available soon, If this is the students first attempt the test is free, if the student is retesting each test will cost $6.

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Spirit Days

10/8 - Chilton Game - Pink Out for Breast Cancer Awareness

10/15 - Bremond Game - TyeDye

10/22 - Frost Game - Homecoming (below)
10/29 - Hubbard Game - Throw Back Days - Senior Night
11/05 - Wortham Game - Camo

Homecoming Theme - Candy
Monday - ROLO-over and get out of bed! - Pajama Day
Tuesday - Twix and Twizzlers - Twisted Twin Day
Wednesday - Mighty and Mean (M&Ms) - Hero Vs. Villain Day
Thursday - Taste the Victory / Skittles - Class Color War Day

  • 7th Grade: RED
  • 8th Grade: NEON YELLOW
  • 9th / Freshman: NEON GREEN
  • 10th/Sophomore: NEON PINK
  • 11th/ Juniors: BRIGHT BLUE
  • 12th/Seniors: BLACK
  • Staff: PURPLE
  • ES - TBA

Friday - SNICKERING all the way to STATE - Purple and Gold

Homecoming 5th Quarter


Homecoming 5th Quarter - FUMC Mart

Friday, October 22, 2021 - Following game

*This is open to students in grades 9-12 from Mart High School only.

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Mart ISD COVID-19 Dashboard

All COVID-19 cases among students/staff are now reported on our COVID-19 Dashboard found at the button below.
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