Chair’s Message

Please join us for our first APA meeting being held next Wednesday, September 27th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm in the school library. Principal O’Toole will be updating us about initiatives around the school. We will also be voting on the 2017/2018 APA budget, electing our 2017/2018 executive council and voting on a motion to […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, Curriculum Night I want to extend an invitation to all parents/guardians to join us Wednesday, October 4th for our Curriculum Night. Curriculum Night is a wonderful opportunity for parents to meet teachers in an “open house” forum beginning at 6:30 pm. We will begin the evening in the gym with a presentation by myself providing information […]

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Lice Check Greeters Needed

We still need a few parents to assist with the September 29th lice check. Parents will not be checking for lice – the APA pays the Lice Crew for this role! We need parents to greet classes and to keep the lines moving. Shifts are 1 to 1.5 hours and you can volunteer by signing up here. Thank […]

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Parental Involvement Advisory Council (PIAC)

The Parental Involvement Advisory Council (PIAC) for our TDSB Ward (Ward 8) is kicking off the school year by hosting a Parent Council Ward Meeting on Tuesday, October 3rd at 7:00 pm at 1887 Avenue Road (second floor of the Starbucks at Avenue and Roe). This will provide an opportunity for all parents of students […]

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Pizza Lunch - Next Friday

Pizza Lunch – Next Friday

Next Friday, September 29th, is the first Pizza Lunch of the school year! We welcome all parents to come and experience the excitement of an Allenby Pizza Lunch! Meet new parents and reconnect with others while you help feed a fun and hungry crowd. We ask parent volunteers to meet in the lunchroom at 11:15 am. […]

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Athletics Schedule September 25th-29th

Schedule subject to change. Please ensure your child listens to announcements for any changes to the published schedule. Monday 7:45:    Boys Football Grade 5/6 8:00 – 8:15:  Cross Country Qualifying Race Grades 1-3 11:45:  Grade 4 Soccer House League 11:45:  Grade 5/6 Borden Ball House League Tuesday 7:45:    Boys Soccer/Girls Soccer 12:15:  Grade 2/3 Rollerball […]

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Chair’s Message

“It takes a village to raise a child” is a proverb that most of us are aware of and it certainly rings true in the Allenby community. Our teachers, office staff, administrators and wonderful parent volunteers all have a hand in “raising our children”. While academics is obviously a primary focus of any school, there […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, Last year a number of Allenby staff took an extensive online course, alongside me, through Stanford University on Growth Mindset and The Teaching of Mathematics. The course not only affected their own teaching of math but lead to discussions on how to share this with colleagues across the school. While Allenby families were […]

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Reminder to Report High Holiday Absences

If your child will be absent for the upcoming High Holidays, please call the AVP line (416-393-9114). Remember to clearly state and spell your child’s name, classroom number and teacher and the number of days he or she will be absent. Thanks from the AVP team.

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Spiritwear

Spiritwear is Back!

It’s time to get your SPIRIT on Allenby! Spiritwear orders will be coming home in backpacks over the next couple of days. We have a whole new line up of clothes that are sure to inspire spirit in all of our students. Didn’t get the iconic Allenby toque last year, but still want one? We […]

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