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Traffic & Safety update

Last week, Tracey O’Toole and members of the APA met with City Councillor Christin Carmichael Greb, Toronto Police Services and City Transportation Services to discuss the high incidence of accidents at the corner of Avenue Road and Castlefield and the speed of traffic along Avenue Road. The Allenby Daycare and the North Toronto Early Years […]

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Kiss ‘N’ Ride volunteers needed

For those in the Allenby community who drive their children to school in the mornings, the Allenby Kiss and Ride program represents a safe and efficient means for drop-offs. Alas the program is dire need of volunteers and is at risk of being cancelled altogether. All that is required is 20 minutes once a week […]

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Kiss ‘N’ Ride volunteers needed

Are you available for 20 minutes one morning a week? We are looking for volunteers to open doors and greet students at our Kiss ‘N’ Ride program from 8:35 to 8:55. It’s easy and makes a big difference. A great way to start your day! You can commit weekly or biweekly. All days are available. […]

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Traffic safety

As we head back to school, there is a lot of buzz about traffic and pedestrian safety. The Toronto Police Services Safety blitz is welcomed at the corner of our school. The safety of our children is a priority for all of us, and as parents we MUST do our part too! Here are a […]

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Kiss ‘n’ Ride Movie Contest Winner

Congratulations! The winning ticket number is 739058. If you hold this number, please bring in your ticket and check with Jamie in the school office to receive the Cineplex movie pass for two. Thanks to parents for using the morning “drop off” service, and to the parents and students who assist with the Kiss and […]

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Traffic Safety Reminder

With the snow, come more cars driving to and from the school. Now more than ever it is important to obey the parking signs around the school. There is no parking or stopping from 8:00AM – 4:00PM in the area in front of the Kindergarten playground on Castlefield and the School bus zone on St. […]

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Fresh Signs and Safety Refresher

There are more than 800 people moving on and off the Allenby property every day. Please take a moment to consider how your arrival affects those around you and remember to think of safety over convenience every time. There is absolutely NO PARKING during school hours in the Kindergarten Zone on Castlefield or the Bus […]

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Tips for a Nicer Drop-off

Plan your day to include a walk to school. If you need to drive, use the safe and friendly Kiss ‘n’ Ride. It’s easy to spot as you drive west along Castlefield Ave. It runs from 8:45am to 9:00am. Continue travelling westbound on Castlefield. Don’t try to turn around! Please do not park in the […]

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