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AGlendadakis

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Angie Glendadakis WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: Grade 1 French DID YOU KNOW: I travel to Europe every summer with my family. I speak five languages. WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love the students, staff, and families at Allenby. The students are awesome and try their best to succeed in school. SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT […]

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LauraFrew

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Laura Frew WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: Special Education Teacher—French/English DID YOU KNOW: I lived and taught in Bermuda. WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love the true sense of community that you get from Allenby. Parents, community volunteers, students, and staff all working together to achieve excellence in academic achievement, character, citizenship, leadership, and engagement. SOMETHING YOU […]

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CBaldassarra

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Cam Baldassarra WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: Grade 3 English DID YOU KNOW: I’ve guided over 4000 km of whitewater canoe trips, across four provinces, and two countries. WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love Allenby because it’s a big vibrant school with an engaged and energetic staff. SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ME: I’m a retired professional […]

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Lauren Charezenko

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Lauren Charezenko WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: JK English DID YOU KNOW: I love walking and spending time with my family, and I walk on my lunch hour everyday 🙂 WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love the students, staff, and families at Allenby. Everyone is so friendly and welcoming. SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ME: I have two […]

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SDonovan

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Steph Donovan WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: Grade 3 English DID YOU KNOW: I once took flying lessons despite not enjoying being on an airplane. WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love the community of Allenby. Everyone is friendly and kind and most importantly happy! SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ME: I love to read and to run […]

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Spirit Day—Nov. 30

Dear Parents, As you might already be aware, we have changed the clothing choice for today’s Anti-Bullying Awareness Spirit Day. Later in the year, we will have the opportunity to come dressed in pink t-shirts. For today, we invite staff and students to come dressed in ODD SOCKS. The mismatched sock look represents speaking up for others and respecting all […]

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Bake Sale and CHUM Toy Drive

Dear Allenby families and community, This year the ME to WE  group is excited to creatively make an impact in our world. One of our first fundraisers will be a bake sale on Thursday, December 13, 2018, just a few weeks away! It will include a variety of baked goods, as well as a “guess the […]

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Miri Spencer

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Miri Spencer WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: Special Ed Support Teacher DID YOU KNOW: I taught in London, England for a year after graduating from the Faculty of Education? WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: The Allenby community is fantastic—the staff, parents and students are welcoming and make working here very rewarding!   SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ME: You […]

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Winter Clothing Drive Ends Nov. 27

Thank you to those families who have donated gently loved children’s winter outerwear to the bins located outside of the office. Our winter clothing drive continues until November 27 (Giving Tuesday) for neighbouring students in need. There are young students at TDSB schools especially in need of snow mittens, gloves, warm coats, snow pants, and […]

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Barbieri

Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Rosanna Barbieri WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: iCubed Grade 1 & 2 Teacher and STEAM / MUSIC Kinder PREP Teacher DID YOU KNOW: Did you know that my first language is Italian and that I lived in Italy for three years as a little girl? WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love the welcoming spirit at Allenby! I […]

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