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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, As I write this, I cannot believe that the next message I write will be my final one for the school year. What a year! A truly amazing one thanks to our staff, students, and families. Report cards will go home on Tuesday with all students. If a child has started their summer […]

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Chair’s Message

Thank you to the parents that joined us last night for the final APA meeting of the year. The primary focus of the meeting was Allenby’s Itinerant Music Program. It was a dynamic discussion full of passion and varying opinions. Most parents in attendance agreed that Allenby is fortunate to have an Itinerant Music Program […]

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Newsletter Co-ordinators Needed for September

A big thank you goes out to our “retiring” newsletter co-ordinators. Esra Ozer and Melania Hobbs have been keeping our community up to date over the last few years and are now moving on as their children graduate from Allenby. We are looking for two co-coordinators to take over in September. No experience necessary – we’ll get […]

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Attendance Verification Needs Volunteers for Next Year

We are looking for volunteers to help with Allenby’s Attendance Verification for the next school year. We ask volunteers to work one day (morning or afternoon) every other week.  Morning verification usually takes 1 to 1 1/2 hours (depending on holidays etc.), while the afternoons are considerably less. No experience necessary; training will be provided. We […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, As the end of the year approaches, I want to take this opportunity to share with you some staff changes at Allenby next year. ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF CHANGES Ms. Larosa will be leaving Allenby to become the principal at Rolph Road Public School in the fall (click here to read letter from Vicky Branco and Jennifer Arp). Although […]

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Chair’s Message

We will not be holding the APA meeting that was scheduled for next Wednesday June 21st.  The 2017/2018 APA budget was presented at the May meeting and will be discussed and voted on at the September 2017 meeting. On behalf of all of the parents, we would like to thank the APA Executive Council for […]

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Fun Fair Recess Challenge Winners

Thank you to everyone who volunteered at the Fun Fair. It was a close race for the Free Recess Challenge. The kindergarten, primary and junior class winners are rooms 108a, 106 and 215. Congratulations to all three classes!

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, TRAFFIC SAFETY As the parent community knows, the APA and the school have been working collaboratively and continuously to improve the traffic safety surrounding Allenby over the course of the year. I wanted to take this opportunity to highlight the work that has been done towards this goal. Both Lisa Parker and myself […]

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Chair’s Message

Fun Fair 2017 was INCREDIBLE! On behalf of the Allenby community, we’d like to thank the entire Fun Fair team for their tremendous effort in planning and executing this year’s Fun Fair. Fun Fair Co-Chairs Meredith Palmer Jen Lenk Gillian Uy Fun Fair Committee Amber Christie         Christina Wolff Cindy Waxer            Colette Kim Desiree Klein           Dorothy Chong Ellen White              Erin […]

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