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7800 Carmel Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Phone: (408) 847-3377   Fax: (408) 846-7525

Principal: David Laboranti       Assistant Principal: Rebecca Mullen


BROWNELL HAS BEEN SELECTED AS A 2015 STATE OF CALIFORNIA

GOLD RIBBON SCHOOL

AND

TITLE 1 ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT WINNER

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(left to right) Greg Camacho-Light, 8th Science Teacher Vicki  Groppe, 7th Math and Science Teacher Meg Groeling, School Office Coordinator Mary Ann Mukai, California Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson, Physical Education and Choir Teacher Laurie Avey, 8th Math Teacher Pat Rogers and Principal David Laboranti 



The California Gold Ribbon School Award was awarded to 

Brownell Middle School on May 27th in San Francisco.

Brownell was also awarded a Title 1 Academic Achievement Award!

Way to go Bruins!

Youth Crisis Hotline

Need someone to talk to?
1-800-843-5200
(toll-free, 24 hrs, confidential)

Parent Club Information

You may be added to the parent club email distribution list by sending an email to: BMSparentclub@gmail.com   We welcome incoming 6th graders so that you can get a head start on the new school year!  Sign up today!


  • Parent Club Meetings - 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7pm . Learning Center(Library) - Always check School Calendar for latest events.

How Brownell Teaches Math

California Standards

~~LIBRARY INFO~~

Library Hours

Mondays & Tuesdays

7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Closed for lunch 12:15pm - 1:30pm

Wednesdays

7:30 am - 11:00 am

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CLOSED

THURSDAYS & FRIDAYS

 

 

Here is the important link for you to check out what's new in our LIBRARY.

 

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~~AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS~~

Wednesdays

ASB - TBA

Garden Club - TBA

Newspaper Club - TBA -

Yearbook Club - Ms. Kalman - Room 22

Thursdays

Gamers Guild Club - Mrs. Groeling 

Room 3

Fridays

Knitters Club - Ms. Gardner - Room 37

~~ ELAC ~~

ELAC meetings are held every first Thursday of the month in our school LIBRARY @ 9:00 am. 

Welcome Letter - 2016/17 School Year

Welcome Back to School Year 2016-17

Fall Picture Day is on Monday-August 22nd during PE classes. Picture ID will be issued this day….try to be at school!

Also, you and your buddies will have a chance to take a picture during lunch and right after school. This is a freestyle PHOTO DAY, share your personality and smile, bring a friend or two, or show your hobby, dress casual but do not forget our DRESS CODE policy! 

Please bring order form with money on picture day and turn it in to the photographer. Order forms will be sent home and extra copies can be picked up at the front office. Thank you! 

Brownell Athletic Directors Meeting Dates for 2016-2017

Brownell Athletic Directors Meeting dates for 2016-2017

Monday, August 22nd

Monday, August 29th (Scheduling)

Monday, October 10th

Monday, December 5th

Monday, February 6th

Monday, April 10th

Monday, May 22nd 

These are official start dates - tryout dates will be determined by head coach.

More information under the SPORTS section!!!

 

~~~BAND ANNOUNCEMENT~~~

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Anyone that is interested in joining 0 Period Band...please see Mr. Brozene in the Multi-Purpose Room @ 7:30 am.

 

Pertussis Requirement

Students entering 7th grade in 2016 - 2017 school year will need proof of a pertussis booster shot (whooping cough, called Tdap) on or after their 7th birthday BEFORE starting school. Please check your Child's immunization records and if he/she has had one, bring proof to your school immediately. If he/she has not received one, make an appointment today and bring proof to the school as soon as your child receives it.

Your child will not be allowed to start school in August without proof of a Tdap given after the 7th birthday.

~~Brownell Bruin Month at a Glance~~

~~LOST & FOUND~~

Please do not forget to check your lost belongings after school. Uncollected items after 90 days will be donated to local charities!

Lost & Found items can be found in the Multi-Purpose room, please ask one of the campus supervisors!

Thank you!

School Loop Login

School Loop

This web-based program is free to parents and students and provides instant access to your child's information that can include homework, assignments, grades, and teachers*. By signing up for a parent account, you will have 24-hour access to your child's most accurate and up-to-date academic progress. We strongly advise that you take a few moments to sign up for this free program and check the School Loop site often.  Let your student's teachers know you appreciate the time they spend keeping their information current. To register, you will need your child's permanent student ID number

School Loop Usage

The purpose of this message is to let parents and students know that due to the demands and responsibilities of their teaching positions, teachers may or may not use School Loop. Those teachers using School Loop will update grades and/or post assignments at their discretion. Please contact teachers if you have questions about current grades. 

Helth Related Links

 

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Student Store

Brownell Sweatshirts and Sweatpants are now for sale in Room 21.

Sweatshirts - $25.00

 Sweatpants - $20.00

See Mrs. Groppe in Room 21

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~~~IMPORTANT DATES~~~

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MINIMUM DAY DATES

To allow middle school teachers time to collaborate and plan lessons,

students will be released at 12:00 pm on the following days:

August 29, 2016

October 17, 2016

January 9, 2017

March 20, 2017

May 26, 2017

 STAFF DEVELOPMENT DATES    

-No school for students-

October 31, 2016

January 3, 2017 

January 27, 2017