… 3rd place in the first of three town-wide competitions. The Grade 7-8 musical auditions are scheduled this week and other music dates to keep in mind are:

Wed, Jan 17th, Grade 5 Chorus, 8:15-9:15am,

Tues, Jan 30th, Band Concert Grade 5 and Grades 6-8th, 7-8pm,

Tues, Feb 6th, String Concert Grades 4-8, 7-8pm

If you haven’t done so already, we recommend you check out the ‘Tweets from Teachers’ on the home page of runkle.org. These tweets will give you a snippet …


… for the PTO. We hope that you take advantage of the wealth of information and events that are scheduled to enhance our children’s learning experience and improve and celebrate the Runkle spirit and community.

2018’s first PTO Meeting is Tuesday at 8:05am in the cafeteria. Coffee and refreshments will be served. We will have a monthly update from Principal Jean-Michel and will be discussing upcoming important events, meetings, and sharing information that was shared from the …


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SAVE THE DATE! Runkle Skating Under the Stars, brought to you by the PTO Annual Fund, is scheduled for Sat, Jan 27th,  6:45-9pm at Larz Anderson Skating Rink. Please update your calendars or if you subscribe to the Runkle Calendar it’s already there!

We hope to see you at our next PTO meeting this Tuesday and don’t forget our first early release for  conferences is also Tuesday at 12:40pm!

Have a great week!

Runkle PTO co-chairs Dorothy Charles, Amy Bacon and Sharon …


… about Time on Learning. The goal will be to help me create for this year a master school schedule that better supports our goals and mission at Runkle. We will also begin to update our Runkle School Handbook on policies and procedures that will help keep our community on the same page about expectations and safety.

On the morning of Nov 1st we will have our practice evacuation drill.

Have a great week!

Your Principal,

Genteen Jean-Michel


… is always an impressive and informative event as parents get to follow their children’s class schedule for a “typical” day. Our teachers are incredible and work so hard to make the night rewarding. The first K-2nd morning meeting on Thursday was a full house, with all of the children are so eager to share their classroom routine with parents and guardians.

Cross Country for Grades 5-8th and co-ed Volleyball for Grades 7-8th are also starting… GO RUNKLE!! We had such a huge …