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Principal Lysaght’s September 17th Letter

Please click here to see Principal Lysaght’s latest post.


What an amazing night- a HUGE thank you to you all!  It meant the world to us that you took the time last Monday night to join us for the Welcome Back Picnic.  We believe everyone had an amazing time getting to see and catch up … Continue reading

School Picture Day is Tomorrow!

We still need a few more volunteers to help make this run smoothly. You will direct students to their photo lines, collect forms and have a chance to see middle schoolers in their natural habitat. Please CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP to volunteer! ONLINE … Continue reading

Support Brown – Volunteer and Make Your Annual Fund Donation Today!

Thanks to all who have already contributed to Brown’s Annual Fund!  To date, we’ve raised $3,842.  Let’s keep the momentum going- our fundraising goal is $22,000! As a parent or guardian of a student at Brown, we are all members of … Continue reading

ELL Coffee

All are invited to attend the ELL coffee on Wednesday, September 29th from 8:00 AM- 9:00 AM, under the tent behind Brown Middle School.  The coffee is a great opportunity to connect with families about raising bilingual children and bicultural students, … Continue reading

SEPAC at Brown

Does your child have an IEP or 504 plan?  Are you interested in getting support services for your child?  Then you need to know about the Newton Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) at We are a volunteer organization … Continue reading

Girls on the Run at Brown

We are excited to announce that Girls on the Run will be returning to Brown Middle School this fall. Girls on the Run inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The season will begin Thursday 9/23 … Continue reading

FORJ at Brown

Families Organizing for Racial Justice FORJ at Brown welcomes everyone back to school! Our mission is to support families as they learn learning community educating ourselves, our children, our schools, and our communities about race, racism, culture, and identity. We strive to achieve safe and … Continue reading

Update Your Contact Information for the Brown School Directory

Each year the Brown PTO publishes a digital directory for use by the Brown community. To make sure we have your correct contact information, please click the following link to review the steps to add or edit your information.  Click … Continue reading