The latest announcements from the Principal, PTO, and NPS...

8th Grade: Details for Canobie & Time Change for Moving On

Dear Families,

On Thursday, June 21, our eighth grade students will be traveling to Canobie Lake Park.

Students should report directly to the coach buses parked in front of Oak Hill M.S. on Wheeler Road for the prompt 8:30 a.m. departure time.

Our “Eighth Grade Moving-On Ceremony” will be held in the Newton South H.S. field house on Friday, June 22 promptly at 8:15 a.m.

All eighth grade students and their families should report directly to the Newton South field house at 8:00 a.m.

This event will run until 9:30 a.m.


School Supplies – No Pre-Ordered Kits for Fall 2018

FYI to all Brown families for next year: You haven’t missed anything!

There is no school supply kit pre-order program for Fall 2018.

The school will update families on the timing and process for obtaining school supply lists for the 2018-19 school year – for now there is no action required.

Corrected Link for Bylaw Proxy

Form of Proxy, Brown PTO Bylaw Vote. Click HERE for the correct link.


See below for detailed information.

PTO Volunteer Appreciation Reception

 Wednesday, June 6, 7:30-9:30pm

93 Hillside Road, Newton Highlands (Home of Liz Hiser)

As we approach the end of the school year, we would like to recognize the efforts of our amazing parent volunteers, and show our appreciation for your contributions in support of our school and the PTO. Sharing your time and talents helps make this wonderful school even more special for our students, faculty and staff.

All current and future volunteers are invited! 

If you have worked on a PTO committee, helped out in the library, handled e-communications from home, chaperoned a field trip, served as a committee chair or provided items for a faculty appreciation event or bake sale, please join us to celebrate all that we have accomplished this year with your support.

We look forward to seeing you! Please RSVP HERE.

This event is for adults only.
Appetizers, sweet bites and beverages will be served.


Charles E. Brown Middle School PTO Bylaws

There will be a quick PTO meeting in conjunction with the Volunteer Appreciation event on Wednesday, June 6 at 7:30pm at 93 Hillside Road, Newton Highlands MA 02461 for the purpose of voting on the revised and updated bylaws of the Charles E. Brown Middle School PTO.

Our current bylaws were adopted in 2000. The PTO Board has worked for the last year to update and modernize the bylaws to reflect our current and future operations.

The PTO Board recommends that all PTO members vote “FOR” the proposed bylaws.

Current Brown PTO bylaws are HERE
Proposed Brown PTO bylaws are HERE
If you can’t attend the meeting, a form of proxy is HERE

You can email a photo or scan of the signed proxy to or drop it in the PTO mailbox in the Brown office.

Please contact the PTO Presidents for more information.