Welcome to the Brooklin School
The Brooklin School is the hidden jewel on the Blue Hill Peninsula. We are an inclusive Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade school providing art, music, foreign language, sports and an enriching academic program. Staff and teachers are imaginative, innovative, and nurturing. Our school has a technology-rich environment which incorporates STEAM-based activities. We strive to create well-rounded, responsible citizens of the 21st century.

Announcements

  • Bridge Project - Public Notice Tuesday March 7, 2017 at 6pm, Public Meeting to discuss the replacement of the Benjamin River Bridge.
    Posted Mar 1, 2017, 7:04 AM by Benjamin Moss
  • Message from the Superintendent Hello parents and guardians. Our Superintendent, Chris Elkington has shared this message below, along with a link to the newly updated Union 76 website, and the two files attached to this page.  February, 2017 Dear Parents and Guardians: We recognize the importance of accountability in the work that we do with our students. As part of that responsibility we are required to share with you specific information about each school within each district as part of our obligations under the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB). In January, the Maine Department of Education released the 2016-2017 “NCLB Report Cards” for each district’s schools. These documents are now available at each school, the District Office, and ...
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 10:50 AM by Benjamin Moss
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  • Minutes Hello everyone,Here are the minutes from last night’s PTF meeting. There are a few dates to make sure you have on your calendar for this coming spring:CLEAN ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 8:31 AM by Molly Blake
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Academic Updates

Pre-K

  • Spring?!?! We celebrated the first day of spring this week with MORE SNOW! We have certainly enjoyed "snow banking" (adventuring and practicing good balance on the snow banks) and many opportunities for outside play this week. Please make sure your child comes to school with an extra pair of socks, snow pants, mittens, boots and inside shoes appropriate for using in the gym. As part of our spring cleaning we will be asking parents to update your child's extra clothes, since there has been some growing going on in our room!    While putting this fire engine puzzle together, we wondered if the puzzle was longer than the                                                                      students, and if                                any students were longer than the puzzle.... We tested our ...
    Posted by Julie Wilson
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Grades K-1

  • Certificates Students were awarded with certificates of achievement today at a school wide winners circle for their dedication over the last few months in practicing their high frequency words. Students have ...
    Posted Mar 22, 2017, 11:38 AM by Angela Bishop
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Grades 2-3

  • My, what a big toothbrush you have! 2/3 learns about dental health from Nurse Barbara.
    Posted Mar 18, 2017, 6:22 PM by Vicki Hull
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Grades 4-5

  • SLIME WEEK! Last week, all of Mrs. Bebell's students participated in Slime Week, where each class makes a new slime each time they meet for science class! All of our slimes ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2017, 8:18 PM by Amy Bebell
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Grades 6-7

  • SLIME WEEK! Everyone's favorite part of the chemistry unit is Slime Week. This week, we made a new slime in middle school every day.MONDAYWe started out with a super ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2017, 8:12 PM by Amy Bebell
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Grade 8

  • SLIME WEEK! Everyone's favorite part of the chemistry unit is Slime Week. This week, we made a new slime in middle school every day.MONDAYWe started out with a super ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2017, 8:08 PM by Amy Bebell
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Art

  • Question: Whats up in art? Answer: LOTS K/1 are making sandwich books.2/3 collaborated with Mary Cassatt to create these.  We cut a print of Mary Cassatts work up into squares and painted those squares ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2017, 11:37 AM by Sarah Doremus
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Music

  • David's Latest Another musical piece by David, our talented 8th grader. 
    Posted Jan 16, 2017, 7:14 PM by Benjamin Moss
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World Languages

  • Noticias de Espanol El 6 marzo-El 9 marzo The 6th-8th Spanish students continued to work hard on "er" verb conjugations. Many of them have demonstrated they can do a near-perfect ...
    Posted Mar 10, 2017, 8:27 AM by Vicki Richardson
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Phys Ed

  • 6-8       Middle schoolers developing their passing and shooting skills in an activity called Team Champ!
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 10:55 AM by Mark Ensworth
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Library

  • RESEARCH MADE EASIER Here is an online research planner you can use and save to keep your research focused and in one place you can return to over and over again.  Try it ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2017, 10:18 AM by Marcia Schatz
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Technology

  • Generous Donation!! Our good friends at Parts-Express have made a generous donation to our technology program. Soldering stations, plus a $200 credit to shop on their excellent website for electronics that ...
    Posted Mar 2, 2017, 7:07 AM by Benjamin Moss
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Program Updates

Genius Hour

  • MORE GENIUS HOUR PROJECTS IN PROCESS Replica Fishing boatFashionVideo catsPanda Bear ottoman
    Posted Mar 24, 2017, 11:50 AM by Sarah Doremus
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Athletics

  • Brooklin Boys Basketball Update The Brooklin boys basketball team finished up their season at 10-4. More importantly, they finished at 5-2 in games that counted toward the playoffs. This was good enough ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2017, 7:39 AM by David Bowden
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Boat Building

  • Brooklin Swag Some of the 8th graders took a break from Boatbuilding to build Brooklin Swag..
    Posted Mar 18, 2017, 6:35 PM by Vicki Hull
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Title I

  • Family Fun Math Night #2 - a great success! Feb. 17 was our second family math game night.  We had a rousing game of Yahtzee going, as well as several other games like Qwirkle, and Pit. Thanks so much ...
    Posted Jan 25, 2017, 11:40 AM by Sharon Thoner
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Special Education

  • Are Pesticides Linked to Behavior Problems? The following article explores the POSSIBLE link between pesticides and behavioral issues in children.  Please note, the article itself admits that their evidence does NOT prove cause, only co-occurence ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2017, 4:47 AM by Sharon Thoner
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