Community News

Community News announcements are posted as a service to parents, not as an endorsement from the PTC.  We will post announcements from any Town of Needham non-profit organization that might be of interest to the Broadmeadow community.  To request inclusion of your announcement, please send the information to

For Rising 6th Grade Parents: Join the High Rock Pollard PTC!

posted by Alyssa Stern   [ updated ]

Please consider joining the PTC for the 2017-2018 school year! The term of some board members is coming to end in June, and some won't have students attending High Rock or Pollard in the fall. Time commitment is an average of five hours a week or less, depending on the position. Here are the open positions for the 2017-2018 school year:
  • Curriculum Enrichment - High Rock (chair and committee members) Contact: Meredith
  • New to Needham Coordinator - (New Families welcoming committee) High Rock and Pollard. Contact: Anne
  • Hospitality - High Rock (2-3 appreciation lunches a year) Contact: Cathy
  • 8th Grade Graduation Coordinator (purchases food and water, sets up, sends email for 8th-grade parents to help break down)
  • Parent Programming Coordinator (we do not have any events scheduled at this time but would like bring back this valuable offering to the parents this coming year)
Please consider joining such a rewarding organization that directly impacts our children's enrichment. All outgoing volunteers will give you the support you need to be successful and confident in your role. Please contact for more information.

The 2017 SEPAC AWARDS Wednesday, May 17th, 7:00 PM Eliot School Performance Center

posted May 5, 2017, 7:02 AM by Alyssa Stern   [ updated May 5, 2017, 7:02 AM ]

Each year, SEPAC recognizes Needham Public School employees who are truly exceptional, and have gone above and beyond in their work with students with special needs. Among this year's twelve award recipients are Broadmeadow's own Laurie Blakely and Cathy Lunetta. We hope you can join us as we recognize them and the other award recipients for their dedication and service.

Save the Date! Big Carnival Coming to Needham! July 7th, 8th & 9th

posted Apr 14, 2017, 5:15 PM by Alyssa Stern   [ updated Apr 14, 2017, 5:15 PM ]

The Rotary Club of Needham is bringing a good old-fashioned carnival to town July 7th,8th & 9th. There will be many of the thrill rides, family rides, and kiddie rides that you remember from your youth. The carnival will be set up in the high school parking lot at the top of the hill. Since this is the first year for the carnival, be sure to mark your calendars early and watch the Needham Rotary Club Website and Facebook page for more info to come.

Sign Up for Citizens for Needham Schools(CNS) Email Newsletter!

posted Oct 29, 2014, 9:00 AM by Sarah Winig   [ updated Jan 8, 2016, 7:03 PM by Alyssa Stern ]

Be informed about Needham's schools -­- subscribe to the Citizens for Needham Schools (CNS) email newsletter at CNS advocates for strong public schools in Needham and educates the community on district-­-wide issues such as school department funding and capital projects. The CNS newsletter provides busy families with relevant, factual and timely information on key school initiatives, and with building projects on the horizon for Hillside, Mitchell and Needham High, now is the time to get informed!

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