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3-27-15 Brown Bear Report

Dear Brown Families,

With spring officially here and the third term underway, summer will be here before we know it.

Our students are in full swing of taking the much anticipated PARCC tests.  If you need additional information regarding PARCC, please click here for more details.

Another successful Faculty Foul-Ups took place last week.  The gym was alive with team spirit!  The MAROON team took home the win!  Much thanks to our team of organizers, Debbi Kim, Michelle Levy and Martha Lawler and all the parent helpers; Christine Breslin, Anabel Cable, Beth Grandi, Jeff Riklin, and Daryl Shepard.  And thank you to the parents who provided donations for the bake sale.  Many hands make light work.  Continue reading

2015 Yearbooks! Have you ordered one for your student yet??

Brown has a spectacular color yearbook each year! Purchase your 2015 one today at www.tinyurl.com/Brownyearbook2015 before they sell out! There are a limited number of yearbooks available and the price goes up as the school year goes on. The yearbook is for ALL Brown students, not just 8th graders. E-mail yearbook advisor Courtney Paull with any questions.

Annual Brown Showcase Concert – Thursday, March 26, 7pm

Please join us tomorrow night in seeing our Brown students perform for families. The concert will feature small groups and solos; everything from a Rock Band to classical piano, violin and cello solos. This is an evening of very fine student music and one not to be missed! The entire Brown community is invited to attend.

Brown/Oak Hill Giving Project Potluck Deadline Extended to Monday, March 30

The deadline for submitting nominations for the 2015 Giving Project Potluck has been extended to next Monday, March 30!

Read below to find out how you can nominate a non-profit that you support, and don’t forget to save the date for the Potluck dinner on Thursday, April 16, at 6pm!

How does the Giving Project Potluck work? 

The Giving Project uses a simple but effective system to raise awareness and funds for our community’s favorite non-profit organizations:  Continue reading

3-13-15 Brown Bear Report

Dear Brown Families,

We hope this finds you well and enjoying the hints of Spring- a time we’ve all been anxiously awaiting.

The PTO is pleased to announce that Anabel Cable will be joining the leadership team as Co-President starting in September. Anabel brings a wealth of knowledge about all things PTO. She has been a PTO president at Angier and has been very involved in the PTO at Brown. Anabel has helped to streamline Brown’s parent directory and helped in getting it online as well as helping to keep us all in the know by being part of the e-communications team.  She is not only tech savvy, she has shared her creative side by being very involved in the Brown Working Theatre Group. Please join us in welcoming Anabel Cable to the PTO leadership Team.   Continue reading