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Mental Health Matters

Tech Health The APA’s goal is to begin a dialogue within our parent community to help families support their children in building healthy tech habits. As we receive feedback from parents, on things they’re trying at home, we will share them with you. Started the “child accounts” on the iPad to set limits on usage. […]

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Update on HEPA Filters

Every occupied classroom, portable and wellness room will soon be outfitted with an institutional grade HEPA filter. More than 235 schools have already received HEPA filters. Following the province’s most recent funding announcement, delivery of additional HEPA units will start by early March at a rate of 1,500 units per week. Units will be distributed […]

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Classroom Allocation

In late March, the Board will be issuing their projections for Allenby’s student enrollment for the 2021/2022 school year. The school administration will also receive Allenby’s teacher allocation for 2021/2022. The number of students enrolled in each grade and each panel, along with the number of teaching staff assigned to our school (classroom teachers, resource […]

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Mental Health Matters

Tech Health Although many parents have a nagging sense that they should do more to limit screen-time, they often question whether there’s enough evidence to justify the upheaval that restrictions can create in the home. There may be a feeling that it’s just part of our kids’ culture these days or worry that other family […]

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Greek Heritage Month

March is Greek Heritage Month at the Toronto District School Board. It is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Greek Canadians to Canada, and an occasion to mark and enjoy the history of Greek culture. The theme for this year is 1821-2021: Freedom and Unity – Ελευθερíα και Ενóτητα […]

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Daycare Vacancies

Allenby Daycare’s Kindergarten and School-Age Before & After School programs operate on regular school days, professional development days, Winter Break, and March Break. Allenby Daycare also offers a Summer Camp Program during the months of July & August. Hours of Operation are 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, except for all statutory holidays […]

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APA’s Discover Local Online Auction

The APA’s Discover Local Online Auction is open for bidding! There are so many incredible items being offered, and right now, many of them are selling at a fraction of their retail value. Some have yet to be bid on! You are sure to find a great deal on gift cards, products and services donated […]

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Mental Health Matters

“The Tech Solution” Dr. Shimi Kang Should anyone be interested, the APA has a few copies of Dr. Shimi Kang’s book The Tech Solution available to borrow. Please contact Amanda Cooke with inquiries. Note: all books lent out will be available for a two week period, and then quarantined for a minimum of 72 hours […]

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Don’t Play the Telephone Game

In these challenging times of “information overload”, it is more important than ever to ensure you are getting your information from a reliable source. Allenby Public School ensures that all information communicated to our families is coming from Toronto Public health (TPH), by way of the Toronto District School Board (TDSB)

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Lip Sync Sponsors, Tickets and Treats

Lip Sync Sponsors, Tickets and Treats

Lip Sync 2021 is less than a week away and the excitement is mounting. It’s the 30th year for this incredible event and it’s easy to understand why the tradition continues year after year. The kids love it. It’s affordable. And it’s a super fun night for all those who attend! Be part of the […]

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