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
TITLE 1 ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT WINNER
(left to right) Principal 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 Assistant 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
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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!
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
Helth Related Links
Mondays & Tuesdays
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Closed for lunch 12:15pm - 1:30pm
7:30 am - 11:00 am
THURSDAYS & FRIDAYS
Here is the important link for you to check out what's new in our LIBRARY.
~~AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS~~
ASB - Ms. Kompani and Mrs. Mukai
Garden Club - Mrs. Lake - Room 27
Newspaper Club - TBA - Room 7
Yearbook Club - Ms. Kalman - Room 10
Gamers Guild Club - Mrs. Groeling
Knitters Club - Ms. Gardner - Room 37
~~ ELAC ~~
ELAC meetings are held every first Thursday of the month in our school LIBRARY @ 9:00 am.
Summer Reading 2016
Dear Brownell Students,
Even though the final bell is about to ring for this school year, as you know there is no final bell when you're a lifelong learner! Take advantage of this fun and informative opportunity to stay connected with current events as well as topics of your choice. Using the information below, create or access your Newsela account to get started!
If you have any questions, please email Ms. Sassano at email@example.com
Have a great summer and happy reading!
Your future 6th, 7th and 8th grade teachers
Camp Newsela (there is a Newsela app!) June 13- August 19!
Incoming 6th graders
Class name: 6Summer 2016
Class code: W9DWCS
Incoming 7th graders:
Class name: 7Summer 2016
Class Code: SRS6Y7
Incoming 8th graders:
Class name: 8Summer 2016
Class Code: 7T7DT6
Quick Start Guide for all Students:
Weekly Newsletter (Click on the Picture)
~~Brownell Bruin Month at a Glance~~
How Brownell Teaches Math
School Loop Login
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.
Brownell Sweatshirts and Sweatpants are now for sale in Room 21.
Sweatshirts - $25.00
Sweatpants - $20.00
See Mrs. Groppe in Room 21
To allow middle school teachers time to collaborate and plan lessons,
students will be released at 12:00 pm on the following days:
September 15, 2015, December 8, 2015, February 23, 2016, March 22, 2016, April 19, 2016
~~LOST & FOUND~~
Please do not forget to check your lost belongings after school. Uncollected items after 90 days will be donated to local charities!