Math League & Math Counts

On August 23, 2017 By


Math League

5th and 6th graders may participate in math league. The league meets regularly for practice starting in the fall and works in areas such as problem solving, geometry, bases, and number theory. Runkle’s Math League participates in three town-wide meets throughout the winter and early spring. First meeting dates are announced in the Runkle News and in 5th and 6th grade …


… Chorus Group and Orchestra who sang/played beautifully at the BHS town wide concert and Grades 5-6 Math League team who finished 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 …


PTO Annual Fund

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… Structure Workshops

4th Grade Astronomy Night at the Clay Center Observatory

5th Grade Math League: Kids compete in 3 town wide meets

5th Grade Techsploration Workshops, Simple machines

5th Grade Math Collaboration: solving puzzles as a group

6th Grade Math League: Kids compete in 3 town wide meets

6th Grade Techsploration, Electricity Workshops

6th Grade Math Collaboration: solving puzzles as a group

7th Grade Math Counts: Training and competition within Runkle

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… team to qualify for the state competition.  Congratulations!

• Our final Brookline Math League (grades 5 & 6) competition is this Wednesday afternoon. Runkle finished 3rd in the February meet, and while the students greatly enjoy the competitive aspect of the event, the competition is just the icing on the cake of getting close to 200 students townwide to come together to passionately engage in mathematical problem-solving and discussion.

• Tickets for HONK!, …


… resource and its best hope for the future.”

Congratulations to our 5th and 6th grade Math League team, under the leadership of 6th Grade Mathematics teacher Dale Cramer, which finished in 3rd place in the February town-wide Math League competition.  There is one more meet for the season, scheduled for Wednesday, March 15 .  Also in March, our 7th and 8th grade MathCounts team will participate in the state championships. Representing Runkle will be 8th graders Sam, Ben, …