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Ontario: A Learning Province

An independent review of student assessment and reporting was recently released by the Ministry of Education. The focus of the review was to identify areas of student assessment requiring improvement and looked at both classroom assessment and large-scale assessment (EQAO). The review identifies 13 areas for improvement and makes 18 related recommendations. The executive summary […]

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School Zone Safety Forum – February 27th

School Zone Safety Forum: Tuesday, February 27th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm @ Ledbury Public School Arranged by our Ward 8 Trustee, Jennifer Arp, please plan to attend to discuss issues of school zone safety with our Trustee, our City Councillor, Christin Carmichael Greb and MPP, Mike Colle. It is not necessary to RSVP, however […]

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Mark Your Calendars

Partnering for Learning, February 6th from 2:00 to 5:00 pm @ John Polanyi School teams (Administration, teachers and parents) will work together to gather insights, brainstorm ideas and plan and reflect on actions for their school. This collaborative process is being led by different experts and is the second of a three part series. Please RSVP […]

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Winter Clothing Drive: November 20th – 28th

To kick-off the season of giving, the APA is holding our fourth annual winter clothing drive in support of students in need at neighbouring TDSB schools as well as newcomers of all ages supported by New Circles. Please donate gently loved winter coats, snow pants, boots, hats, scarves and mitts in the bins located outside the […]

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Light the Night

Emily Brown (a Grade 2 student at Allenby) was selected as the honoured hero for Toronto’s Light the Night walk this year. Emily has just finished a long (2+ year) battle with Leukemia and her team “Emily’s Entourage” will be participating at Nathan Phillips square on October 19th. Each fall, teams of families and friends […]

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Food Drive

Allenby PS is so excited to be participating, once again, in Sarah & Claire’s Food Drive, in support of the Daily Bread Food Bank. The School Challenge will take place from Friday, September 29th – Thursday, October 5th. Please send non-perishable food items to school during that time. Or make an online donation in lieu […]

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