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

Girls on the Run – Lottery ends September 7, 2018

Girls On The Run is a fantastic, national organization which combines girls empowerment with running, and we invite all interested girls to sign up for our Brown team via computer lottery.

Lottery registration is June 25, 2018 – September 7, 2018. Girls can register for the Brown team via this page, and type in “Brown Middle School” under school site:

All practices will take place at Brown, from 3:15 pm – 4:45 pm on Mondays and Thursdays. 

The Brown Girls on the Run is led by Becky Cohen and Rachel Heep. You may reach out to Becky with any questions at 

Grade 6 Cross-Country Enrichment Program – DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 19

Registration for Brown Cross-Country Grade 6 Fall enrichment program must be completed by September 19, 2018 on FamilyID. Click here for registration information.


Registration for Fall Varsity Sport Grades 7 and 8 – DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 6

The Grade 7 and 8 fall varsity sport programs include boys and girls soccer, football and cross country. Registering on FamilyID is the only way to sign up for a fall sport. DEADLINE IS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2018. Click here for registration information.


Welcome to the Brown Middle School PTO! As a parent or guardian of a student at our school, we are all members of the PTO. As an organization, we rely on annual contributions and volunteers to provide our many school support activities, educational enrichment programs and community support projects.

As your contributions allow us to provide these types of services, please consider making a contribution now for the 2018-2019 school year.  

Click here to donate now. 

For more information on getting involved, please see our volunteer list below or online here. We look forward to seeing you all soon!

*If you are not able to attend Back-to-School Night to pick up your Directory, it will be sent home with your child.

Did You Update Your Brown School Directory Information?

The last email to update your directory information went out on August 31st. If you have not received notices in August to confirm your directory information, please email doublecheck your spam/promotion folder. The directory confirmation email should have come from “Brown PTO Directory” at the address

The Directory is published every year in print and electronic form by the PTO

to facilitate communication within our community and is separate from the

Newton Public Schools-maintained Aspen student information system.

If you have not received this email, please email as we are finalizing the data in the directory to print.