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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, Picture Day Our Picture Day at Allenby takes place over two days given the size of our school. Our grade 4-6 classes will have their pictures taken on Tuesday, October 24th. We have two grade six classes on a field trip on this day however, they will have their pictures taken upon their […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, Administration of Medication Each year students become ill, regardless of the measures that we take at school to minimize the spread of illness. In many cases parents take their child to see the doctor and are prescribed medication that relies on its administration during the school day. We are not allowed to administer […]

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Get Your Smiles Ready!

Allenby Picture Day is scheduled for Tuesday, October 24th. If you miss this day, re-takes will be happening later in November. Further information will be coming home shortly.

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, As Curriculum Night just wrapped up I want to thank everyone who was able to come out to join us on Wednesday evening. Once again, I am blown away by the strong sense of community at Allenby. If you were unable to join us this evening please make sure that you reach out […]

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School Cash Online

Congratulations Allenby families! So far we have an 84% adoption rate of families set up for School Cash Online. School Cash Online helps parents pay school-related fees safely, quickly and easily. By using School Cash Online, you help increase efficiency and security at schools by making payments directly into your school’s bank account. This allows teachers and secretaries […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, My message this week is tied to student safety, my number one priority as the principal of Allenby. Ensuring a Secure Building I am writing this message asking parents to help us in ensuring that our building is secure throughout the day. Please always use the Main doors or St. Clements door when […]

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Get Involved in Grade 6 Graduation

Grade 6 Grad is a momentous event at Allenby – one that most students look forward to all year. We’d like to start forming committees, dividing up planning responsibilities and communicating about the day. We are looking for a Grad Committee Chair, and many volunteers to work on the yearbook, student party, parent party, decorations, […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, Curriculum Night I want to extend an invitation to all parents/guardians to join us Wednesday, October 4th for our Curriculum Night. Curriculum Night is a wonderful opportunity for parents to meet teachers in an “open house” forum beginning at 6:30 pm. We will begin the evening in the gym with a presentation by myself providing information […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, Last year a number of Allenby staff took an extensive online course, alongside me, through Stanford University on Growth Mindset and The Teaching of Mathematics. The course not only affected their own teaching of math but lead to discussions on how to share this with colleagues across the school. While Allenby families were […]

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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents, There is something magical about the first day of school. The real reason for school made an appearance on Tuesday as the students poured into the hallways of freshly waxed floors, sporting new haircuts and backpacks, ready to learn and eager to meet their teachers and friends. The energy from the students was […]

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