Cory Palazzi and his parents will be at the Martin PTO meeting on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 to discuss the upcoming grade 7 presentation about substance abuse and Cory's story. The grade 7 parents and guardians are invited to the Martin PTO meeting to discuss questions regarding the presentation. Please see the attached letter for more information.
Parent University connects Taunton Public Schools parents and caregivers with the many school and community based resources available to help your children make the most of their education. This year's event will be held on Saturday, March 24. Please visit the Parent University page for more information.
The Martin School Community is holding a holiday drive to raise money to buy gifts for local families in need. The drive is sponsored by the Martin Student Council and the Martin Helping Hands group. Classrooms are gathering monetary donations for the drive. Each classroom has a goal of $30.
The Helping Hands for the Holidays drive will run from Wednesday, December 6, 2017-Friday, December 15, 2017.
Students are invited to join the Martin School community in celebrating spirit week! It will be the week before Thanksgiving break starting on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Please remember to follow school dress code.
Wednesday: Hat Day
Thursday: Crazy Hair Day
Friday: Superhero Day
Monday: Crazy Sock Day
Tuesday: Class Color Day
(Grade 5: Orange, Grade 6: Blue, Grade 7: Green and Gold)
Joseph H. Martin Middle School
Where children come first.
131 Caswell Street
Mrs. Elizabeth Rodrigues, Principal
Mrs. Kathleen DeCouta, Assistant Principal
Grades 5 - 7
Tier II 8:20 AM - 2:35 PM
Follow Martin on Twitter
Who was Joseph H. Martin?
Joseph H. Martin (1889-1969) was a great American success story. He joined the Taunton-based silver company Reed & Barton at age 13 as an office boy and retired 54 years later as a Vice President. Active in the community, Martin served on the Taunton School Committee and was a trustee of the Taunton Public Library for 38 years. (Source: "A History of Taunton Massachusetts," William F. Hanna, 2007.)
Student & Family Links
Martin PTO Website
Martin PTO Newsletter
Anna Hart Library
Common Sense Media