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Important Reminders

Pizza lunch registration through Amilia closes on September 15. Paper forms and cheques will not be accepted. Orders received after the deadline will not be processed. The deadline to express interest in a Class Representative role is September 15. Class Representatives will be determined and informed before Friday, September 21. The deadline for the newsletter, family directory, and class […]

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Printing Services Needed

The APA is looking for a parent that does or has access to inexpensive printing/copying services. We typically print colour flyers and signage for our events. If you can help out, please contact Gillian Uy.

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JK Welcome T-Shirts

Each year, the APA distributes Allenby School t-shirts to the newest and smallest members of our school community. Every JK student should have received their “Welcome to Allenby” t-shirt this week. Please contact Lisa Parker if your JK student did not receive one.

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Class Representative Deadline is September 15th

Please be reminded that the deadline to express interest for a Class Representative role is September 15th. The APA would like to have a Class Representative in each class. Anyone can express interest—the only requirement is that you have a student in the class you’d like to help with! Class Representatives provide a connection between the APA […]

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Think Big for Allenby

The APA’s “Think Big for Allenby” campaign is your chance to provide your ideas on how APA surplus funds could be spent to benefit our students and our school. There are two ways that you can submit your “Think Big” ideas: Come to the APA meeting on March 28th, where we will be brainstorming and […]

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Chairs’ Message

November has shaped up to be a busy month in terms of APA initiatives. Alex Russell, November 22nd from 7:00pm to 9:00pm – Alex Russell, clinical psychologist, will be speaking in the Allenby Gym about how parents can take a positive and emotionally rewarding role in their children’s lives, while allowing them to have the opportunity […]

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Chairs’ Message

There has been a keen focus on Equity within the TDSB over the last few years. Last year, the TDSB formed the Enhancing Equity Task Force, whose mandate was to launch a community engagement process to explore what equity strategies have worked and what challenges remain within the TDSB in terms of “equity for all” as […]

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Chairs’ Message

As the weather gets colder and the mornings darker, we recognize that the “walking to school honeymoon” is starting to fade (we get it!). We’ve noticed an increase in  the traffic around the school and the number of people using our St. Clements and Castlefield Drop Zones. We are very proud of our Drop Zone […]

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Chairs’ Message

The Allenby Parents’ Association Executive Committee has committed to meeting monthly this year in an effort to increase communication and collaboration among the Executive Committee members so that we can move the APA forward in a positive and effective way. The Executive Committee is comprised of 15 parents that generously volunteer their time to oversee […]

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Chairs’ Message

Parents are reminded that our Allenby is Amazing Annual Donation Campaign is still underway. We’ve raised 74% of our targeted amount so far and we hope to make it to our goal of $18,000 before the winter holiday break. All contributions will help make amazing things happen at our school this year. We expect to use our […]

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