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Mindfulness May—Thank You, Parents!

As another fantastic year nears completion, the time is as right as ever to share our sincere thanks for the many ways your active presence enriches our school community and the experiential learning of students from junior kindergarten to grade 6 at Ecole Allenby Public School. As one example, Mindfulness May 2019 was a great […]

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*Last Call* Lost & Found Clean-up

Parents, students and teachers, please come by the Lost & Found to pickup your missing belongings. Next week, June 24-26, all items from both the main & FDK locations, will be laid out on tables outside of the gym. All items not picked up by end of day Wednesday will be sent for donation. Thanks, […]

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Lost & Found Clean-up

Parents, students, and teachers, please come by the Lost & Found to pick up your missing belongings. Please remember that we have two locations where lost items could be located: Main location—inside the St. Clements entrance FDK location—1st floor, south end of the kindergarten hallway Additionally, please have your child check locations such as: the lunchroom the […]

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Siobhan Kubolic

Embracing Failure and Mental Wellness

Mark your calendars! Allenby and the APA are delighted to welcome guest speaker, Siobhan Kukolic on Friday, May 10 from 9-10 a.m. Coffee and a relaxed Q&A will follow for interested parents (10-10:30 a.m. in the staff room). Siobhan will be giving a presentation on following your heart, embracing failure, knowing you are enough and the importance of growth mindset on […]

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Yoga Mats Needed for Mindful May

Throughout the month of May, our students will be involved in various sessions and activities that promote mindfulness. The school is looking for new or gently used yoga mats for some of these sessions. If you have any mats at home that you are willing to donate, please send them into the school office before April 26. […]

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BrendaSimonTalk

Lets Talk About PLAY

Why Promoting Freely Chosen Self-Directed Play Is Essential for the Development of Autonomy and Relief of Anxiety in Our Kids In this talk, play expert Brenda Simon explains how to create opportunities for play that can compete with screens and how rich play allows our kids to learn to manage real risk, develop resilience, and […]

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Mindfulness May 2019 Volunteers

Mindfulness May is approaching, and this year we have several presenters, including parents, educators, and many community partners, coming in to facilitate sessions for students on Mondays or as part of Lunch and Learn sessions for Allenby staff. Thank you to the parents who have already reached out to help. If you would like to […]

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Lost & Found Clean-up

Parents, students, and teachers, please come by the Lost & Found and collect your missing belongings. Currently, we have a surplus of the following items: Snow pants Gloves/mitts Hats Water bottles Swimwear/towels We will be clearing out all winter wear by the end of day Friday, March 29, sending all unlabelled items for donation. Please come […]

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Lost and Found – Clean-out Scheduled

Parents, students, and teachers, please visit the Lost & Found to collect your missing items. We will be setting up tables again the week of Feb. 11–15 outside of the gym. All unlabeled items remaining at the end of next week will be sent for donation. Thanks, Amanda

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