… lasts a bit longer, I’d like give families a general reminder about students staying safe after school hours. Please remember to speak with your child about taking precaution if they are on their own or traveling with friends. It may be helpful to remind them to:

 ·      Walk with a buddy or group;

·      Have plans after school (after-school activities, plans with friends and/or family, community activities);

·      Check-in with parent, guardian, …


… we will randomly draw 5 names per grade.)  Bren will then spend the remainder of the week, during school hours, sketching out and painting the murals.  Many thanks to the PTO for their help in making this happen!

Before Music and Arts Week, we have Math and Science Night this Friday !  On a related note, I recently tweeted out a fantastic article from a recent New York Times Magazine article entitled “The Minecraft Generation,” which describes the unbridled, ‘natural’ …


Map & Directions

On January 6, 2009 By

… 2 hour parking limit on all streets in Brookline. Streets around Runkle have specific signage for school hours. Please read signs carefully and be mindful of driveways etc. There is live parking for pick up/drop off as well as a bus zone and reserved parking for alternative fuel and carpool vehicles Mon-Fri., 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. along Druce Street outside the main entrance. There is additional pick up/drop off parking with a 15 minute limit between 7:00-9:00 a.m. and 2:00-3:00 p.m. along …


Hello, Families –

I wish you all a Happy New Year!  I hope you have had a chance to enjoy the holidays with family and friends, and to create marvelous new memories.

This week we welcome back 6th and 7th grade Social Studies teacher Eileen Woodford, and bid a fond farewell to Suzanne Caruso, who filled in most ably during Ms. Woodford’s medical leave.  Also, I am delighted to …



On January 4, 2009 By

Welcome to the Martin Sleeper Library

Runkle Library Online Resources & Catalog (http://catalog NULL .brookline NULL .k12 NULL .ma NULL .us/common/welcome NULL .jsp?site=103)

Teresa Gallo-Toth, Librarian


teresa_gallototh@brookline.k12.ma.us (teresa_gallo-toth null @ null brookline NULL .k12 NULL .ma NULL .us)



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