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Mindful Parenting Workshop

The TDSB Parent Partnership Committee on Mental Health and Well-Being invites all parents and caregivers to attend a special presentation on Mindful Parenting. Come and learn simple mindfulness practices with Sue Hutton from Mindfulness Everyday that can help support the well-being of the whole family, including yourself! Join us on November 28, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 […]

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Trustee Candidates Meeting

Summary of the PIAC Meeting

An informal meeting of the Ward 8 Parent Involvement Advisory Committee was held on October 1, 2018. Among the issues discussed, please note the following important dates: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18 We have lined up a venue for a Ward 8 School Trustee Candidates’ Debate at Lawrence Park Library  to be held in advance of the upcoming […]

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Volunteering at École Allenby Jr. P.S.

École Allenby Jr. Public School values the tremendous contributions of our parent and community volunteers who give their time and effort. We have many volunteer opportunities at our school (e.g., Reading Angels/Anges de lecture) and are always open to new opportunities to utilize volunteer skills, knowledge, and expertise to support student learning. If you plan […]

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Parental Involvement Advisory Council Meeting

A meeting of the TDSB’s Parental Involvement Advisory Council (PIAC), Ward 8, will be held on Monday, October 1, starting at 7:00 p.m. at the Starbucks located at 1887 Avenue Road (at the corner of Roe Ave.). All Allenby parents are welcome to attend. Various items of interest to schools in Ward 8 will be […]

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Information about Volunteering in a TDSB School

As we begin planning for the new school year,  please note that new TDSB volunteering policy comes into effect requiring anyone who volunteers on more than one occasion during the school year to submit a current Police Reference Check (PRC). Volunteering includes field trips, reading, supporting in a classroom, etc. So if you would like to attend more than […]

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French Program Review Consultation Meetings are Underway

As previously reported, the TDSB Research Department is holding public consultations on the current status of all French Programs. Consultations started this week and continue through the month of May. Tuesday, May 15 – Birchmount Park CI (3663 Danforth Avenue W) 7-9 pm Thursday, May 17 – Northview Heights SS (550 Finch Avenue W) 7-9 pm […]

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Free Mindfulness Workshops for Parents – May 2 & 17

The TDSB Parent Partnership Committee on Mental Health and Well-Being invites you to attend a presentation on Mindfulness for Families with Sue Hutton of Mindfulness Everyday. There are currently two sessions scheduled – please click on the links below for additional information and to register: Workshop at SATEC @ W A Porter Collegiate Institute, Wednesday, May […]

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Multi-Year Strategic Plan Consultation

The Toronto District School Board is working on a Multi-Year Strategic Plan and wants to hear from you! The Multi-Year Strategic Plan will act as a high level statement of intent for the TDSB for the next three or more school years, set direction and identify system goals to support its 246,000 students and 583 schools. […]

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