Please join us throughout the year for parent, student, and family events. Parent volunteers make each event possible!
Events vary year to year, but you may look at this year’s and last year’s planned events below. Please sign up for our newsletter to hear more throughout the year.
Know you want to help at a specific event? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our monthly 2023-2024 PTO meetings alternated between Thursday evenings via Zoom and mornings in-person at the Brown School.
Thursday, January 11, 2024
7:00 PM Via Zoom: htttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85439472922
During the School Day
Magic Hat – Volunteer Weeks!
You can earn money for our school! Please stop by the Magic Hat anytime to volunteer an hour or join us during our Brown School Magic Hat weeks!
Sign Up for an hour at Magic Hat (scroll to the Brown School week) and help earn money for the Lucretia and Joseph Brown School!
January 30 – February 3, 2024
March 12 – March 16, 2024
April 16 – April 20, 2024
May 28 – June 1, 2024
July 2 – July 6, 2024
*All schools are welcome during Thanksgiving break, winter break, February break, and April break.
Throughout The Year
Marblehead Special Education Parent Advisory Council
Parents may also be interested in joining the Marblehead Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) meetings that are open to the Brown School community. See a calendar of SEPAC’s upcoming meetings: https://www.mhdsepac.com/meetings-and-events.
RECENT EVENT HIGHLIGHTS
Fun Run 2022, May 25, 2022
On Wednesday, May 25, dressed in bright colors, sweatbands and racing bibs, more than 400 students raced around the school in a flash of colors while Principal Sean Satterfield, PE teacher Danielle McGrath, Superintendent John Buckey, Hoppy the Frog mascot and teachers and more than 100 parent volunteers cheered them on. The Fun Run 2022 raised more than 27,000 for enrichment programming.
Monster Mash October 22, 2021
The Marblehead Reporter shares that Halloween at the “new Brown School started off with a boo when roughly 950 people gathered for the school’s first Monster Mash on Friday, Oct. 22.” Activities at the Monster Mash included carnival games, a petting zoo, cookie decorating, donuts on a string, and the ever-popular dunk tank. Brown School Principal Sean Satterfield, Superintendent John Buckey and School Committee Chairman Sarah Gold all managed to go down smiling when they got dunked.
Fun Run May 26, 2021
Our Fun Run brought in $19,000 for our school enrichment programming. Students literally ran in circles Wednesday as part of the Bell/Coffin/Eveleth Elementary School Fun Run. Dressed in bright colors, sweatbands and racing bibs, students raced around the track in a flash of colors while Principal Sean Satterfield, PE teacher Danielle McGrath, Goldie, and teachers and parent volunteers cheered them on.
Virtual Dance Party January 28, 2021 6-7 PM
The Virtual Dance Party brought together nearly 200 students, teachers, and administrators. The event featured DJ MoT whose music inspired students, teachers and special guests Principal Satterfield and Superintendent John Buckey to dance to the beat. The Marblehead Reporter touted the event for bringing students and teachers together in the Bell, Coffin, Eveleth Community.
Holiday Giving Tree December 2020
Students and families jumped right in to spread the cheer and fulfilled more than 70 wish list items for children and families in our school community through the Holiday Giving Tree. The PTO also gathered and delivered a HUGE truck load of goods and toiletries to My Brother’s Table Food Pantry in Lynn to help people in need in our greater North Shore community.
Boo-Thru Halloween Event October 30, 2020 6 PM – 8 PM
It was a mystical evening on Friday, October 30 as more than 350 cars packed full of families drove through the snow-covered event and Marblehead firefighters handed out more than 800 goodie bags to kids. The Marblehead Reporter joined us for the event and you can read the feature story and view a photo gallery of the event here: