Category Archives: Brown Bear Report

Virtual Parent Coffee with Superintendent David Fleishman – this Wednesday, April 29 at 8:30 am

Superintendent David Fleishman and Newton School Committee member(s) will host a virtual coffee for the Brown community this Wednesday, April 29 at 8:30 am. Dr. Fleishman will discuss ongoing plans for distance learning, other NPS initiatives and be available to answer questions on topics of interest to the Brown community. 

We encourage all parents and caregivers to attend this meeting. BYO coffee! 

Check out the latest Brown Bear Report (4/26) for the Zoom Meeting Link and password. In addition, a recording of the meeting will be made available. We hope to see you there!

Help us Plan a Retirement Celebration for Mr. Jordan

As you know, Principal Jordan will be retiring at the end of the school year. Join us to help brainstorm and create a celebration to honor his more than 30 years of leadership at Brown. Click here to sign-up now! Can’t volunteer but have a great idea? Email us! 

8th-Grade Graduation Festivities

Got an 8th-grader? While it won’t take place in person, the 8th-grade class will still graduate, and we want to see them off in style! Help us put together some festivities to celebrate their achievements and wish them well in high school. Click here to sign-up now! Can’t volunteer but have a great idea? Email us! 

Life@BrownRightNow — In Pictures!

Whether you are learning, creating, helping, sharing an idea, relaxing, growing, passing the time or ‘repping’ Brown at home (wearing your BrownWear!) — we want to see you! This week we feature two talented 8th graders: 

Sandrine Martinez from the Orange Team who entertained neighbors with chalk and her knack for cartooning. Hello Pluto!

And Emerald Team Member Simona Karadoneva, below, singing a beautiful song that she recorded with her father. Click this link to hear her!

Help us keep Brown’s community spirit going even though we’re not physically at school. Click here to submit your photo or video. Or you can email it to us (including written permission to publish it) here.

Brown Helping Brown Families

As these uncertain times persist, the Brown PTO is continuing its work to connect those who are able to help with families who need it. To date, we’ve raised more than $2,300 to assist Brown families in need and continue to fill requests for support. Click here to learn more on getting help.