Archive | Volunteer

Help Wanted – No Experience Necessary

Taking on the role of Newsletter Coordinator is a great way to get involved in your child’s school. But not only will you be among the first to know the latest news, you’ll also have a chance to develop or pick up some skills, such as using the Constant Contact email marketing platform. This role […]

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Lots of Opportunities to Volunteer

Thanks to those who have volunteered to be class parents for 2013/2014. Class parents play an important communication role – liasing between teachers and parents for classroom and other school-related issues. and communicating information from the APA to parents. Thanks also to Colette Kim for her work as class parent coordinator! There are still lots […]

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The Allenby Update Needs You

Do you have a way with words? Have you got a love affair with technology? Or maybe you’re looking to pick up a new skill. Why not consider taking on the role of Newsletter Coordinator? Working closely with the Director of Communications and the APA Co-Chairs, you’ll prepare the weekly Allenby Update newsletters (1 to […]

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Volunteers Needed for Lice Check

Looking for a way to meet some great Allenby students? We are looking for some helpful parent volunteers to help manage classes during the lice checks on Monday, October 7 and Tuesday, October 8. Don’t worry – you don’t need to check heads. We need you to help bring classes down and manage the students […]

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Getting Involved

Hope everyone was able to enjoy the beautiful weather this past week. As you will see below, not only is the weather beautiful but Allenby is also enjoying a sense of renewal as we received the “approval in principle” to build at Allenby. The effort that went into that approval from parents, TDSB staff, MPP […]

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Make Your Volunteer Hours Count

“Dollars for Doers,” “Employee Volunteer Grants Programs”… it doesn’t matter what they are called, these programs could mean extra funds for Allenby!  Many corporations recognize and reward the community volunteer work that their employees do during their personal time. If you help out in and around the school, do some research, you might be eligible for […]

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Thank You for Lip Synch

Many thanks to Paula Riczker and her entire Lip Sync committee for two fantastic evenings filled with great music, fun and terrific Allenby spirit. And to all of the teachers who performed on Thursday night in the mystery act… AMAZING! Planning these Allenby events takes time, dedication and a large array of skills from many […]

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Hushh Ups Installation

Hushh Ups (blue tennis ball-like product that goes on chair legs to eliminate the sound of scraping chairs) will be placed on all the chairs in the school on Friday afternoon. Volunteers are needed to help with this process. If you can help, please meet at the office to sign in on Friday after lunch. […]

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