… the Brookline Food Pantry.  


Congratulations as well to the Runkle Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball teams for the conclusion of their successful seasons.  Each team quaified for the Brookline playoffs, with the Girls making it to the Finals, where they ultimately fell to Baker, and the Boys making it to the Semifinals, where they lost to Driscoll.  Those in attendance marveled at both teams’ determination and grit, which were a theme for both squads throughout the year.



Hello, everyone.  A couple of staffing updates this week:


Amanda Breckner has been hired for the vacant Runkle/Devotion Elementary World Language position.  Ms. Breckner is a graduate of Lesley University with certification in Elementary Education as well as Sheltered English Immersion.  A native Spanish speaker, Ms. Breckner completed her student teaching at the Heath School where …


… Runkle-culminating trip to New York City in June.

Congratulations to the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams, both of whom have finished their regular seasons with winning records and are advancing to the playoffs!  Semifinal games will be next Monday, March 7.

Congratulations as well to the fifth- and sixth-grade Math League team on their fourth-place finish in their most recent competition. Runkle did win the Operations category trophy at that meet. The final meet of the season …


… Ben, Josh, Maya, Nima, Margaret, and Anay!


Congratulations to the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams on another round of victories this past week!  You can see the girls squad in action on the Runkle hardcourt this Wednesday afternoon against the Baker Bulldogs.


Runkle’s 7th and 8th grades will be putting on THE MUSIC MAN Jr this April!  Auditions are scheduled for this Wednesday and Thursday afternoons starting at 4:30 pm.  The Musical will be directed by Ms. Jenn …


… enough, “Let There Be Music”.  Indeed!

Congratulations to both the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams (coached by Mr. Lass and Mr. McTaggart, respectively) on their wins this past week against Lawrence School.  Each Wednesday afternoon you can find one of our teams competing in the Runkle Gym – this week the girls will be at home — stop by and support them!  Tip-off is usually around 3:15 pm.


This past Thursday afternoon, Mr. Cramer took over 30 5th and 6th graders …