… Runkle was quite well represented in last weekend’s Brookline Education Foundation’s 5th Grade Spelling Bee!  Three of the six finalists, including Spelling Bee Runner-up Quinn Kennedy, were from Runkle School.  Congratulations to all of our 5th graders who participated!


… to:

• 5th graders Lila and Dylan, who participated in the Brookline Education Foundation’s 5th Grade Spelling Bee last Sunday, and who both made it to the Championship Round!  

• 6th graders Rohan and Josh, 7th graders Samantha and Varun, and 8th graders Nathan, Anay, Maria, and Seth, on advancing to Runkle’s March MadChess Elite Eight!

• 8th grader Anay, for reciting 88 digits of pi this past Monday (March 14, aka 3.14)!

As the sun’s rays have shone this very …


… this week.  


Attention all 5th grader families!  The Brookline Educator’s annual 5th Grade Spelling Bee is scheduled for Sunday, March 13 at 1 pm at BHS.  5th grade families should have received an email last week from the BEF with more details.  Last year’s winning word, by the way, was a 10-letter word starting with ‘c’ meaning ‘changing often and quickly, in mood or behavior’…  


Jim Stoddard