In addition to the APA’s great work on fundraising events (Lip Sync on Feb 23/24 ), spending initiatives, after school programs and speaker series (Children’s Anxiety on March 6th), some very important work on traffic and student safety is also happening. Recently, we formed a Safety Task Force whose role it will be to identify […]
Thank you to all parents who have participated in our “Help Make Allenby Amazing” donation drive this school year. With your help we have raised over $15,000! Four key priorities are guiding APA and school spending this year: Mental Health and Well Being Physical Education Literacy STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Your generous contributions will […]
Thanks to all who attended last night’s APA meeting. Tracey O’Toole spoke to parents about STEM – what it is, who’s doing it, why our kids need it and where it’s taking place in our school. I always thought that STEM was simply Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – just an acronym. Of course it […]
There are many great initiatives that the TDSB supports throughout the year. It’s impossible to attend them all, but on Tuesday morning, I had the opportunity to attend a math workshop that had been planned by our Ward 8 Council and funded by a grant from the Ministry of Education. The intention of the session […]
Please join us for our next APA meeting being held on Wednesday, January 25 from 7pm to 9pm in the school library. Tracey O’Toole will be speaking about STEM (Science, Technology Engineering and Math) initiatives in our school. And, we will be voting on spending for the kindergarten yard enhancement project. See the agenda and […]
The next APA meeting will be held on January 25th from 7pm to 9pm in the Allenby Library. Our principal, Tracey O’Toole will be speaking about the new and exciting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) initiatives that are happening in our school. And, in keeping with our STEM theme, the childcare program running during […]
The Spirit Wear store is now closed for the year. Thanks to all who have shown their spirit and ordered from our line up of great apparel. We expect to have all orders delivered to students by the end of February and we can’t wait to have the whole school strutting it’s spirit!
Happy Holidays from the APA. Enjoy the break and see you in 2017! Lisa Parker
Spirit wear orders are due by Friday, December 23. All sizing and order information can be found on Amilia. Please contact Lindsay Goldberg with any questions.
I find that the weeks leading up to the Winter Break are probably the busiest weeks of the year at Allenby. Every year, I think “This will be the year that all is under control – I’m ready for it!”. Showcases, bake sales, skating trips, Island School, basketball tournaments, spirit day, pizza lunch, holiday parties, […]