Homework Centers

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Runkle School has two after school Homework Centers (HWCs). One for students in Grades 4-5 and one for students in Grades 6-8. Both homework centers meet Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 2:40 to 3:40 …


… part of what makes our school system such an amazing place to teach and learn.

The assignment of homework over “days of low attendance” and other religious/cultural holidays is an issue often raised by parents and students. Following is a set of procedures that guide the practice of assigning homework, as aligned to the School Committee “Homework” policy. Effective immediately, please utilize these regulations when considering assignments over religious/cultural holidays:

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Homework Centers

On September 13, 2012 By

Dear Families of Students in Grades 4-8:

Runkle School is pleased to offer HOMEWORK CENTER (HWC) for students in Grades 4-8!

Here are some of the basics:

We have two HWCs: one for students in Grades 4-5, one for students in Grades 6-8, which take place in one of the grade-level classrooms.

HWC meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm.

HWC will begin on Wednesday, September 19.

HWC is free of charge for all students.

HWC is …


… will begin parent teacher conferences. Our students are released at 12:40pm on these days.   Homework Center will not be in session on early release days. Please put these dates in your calendar:

Tues, Nov 14th : Grades K-6 will be released at 12:40pm

Wed, Nov 29th : Grade K-8 will be released at 12:40pm

Tues, Dec 5th : K-8 will be released at 12:40pm

Wed, Dec 13th : K-8 will be released at 12:40pm

The Public Schools of Brookline is working on revising the Health and Wellness …


… may be in the building only with supervision, or as part of a program such as RED, RASP, or Homework Center. Students who are still waiting for a ride ten minutes after dismissal must notify the office. Thank you for helping us ensure that our students feel supported during their transition home.

Your Principal,

Genteen Jean-Michel