Getting to Know the Allenby Staff

NAME: Michelle Lalanne (right)

WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: SK French immersion teacher. I have taught at Allenby for 16 years (so far!).

DID YOU KNOW: I have three children of my own, ages 13, 11, and almost 9.

WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I love Allenby’s great sense of community, and its commitment to always strive to empower learners and educators in order to provide the most optimal learning environment—for young and old!

SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ME: I love spending the summer up north with family and friends.


NAME: Emma Schmitz-Misek (left)

WHAT IS YOUR POSITION: SK French immersion DECE. This is my third year here at Allenby.

DID YOU KNOW: I had my first baby last fall.

WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT ALLENBY: I think Allenby is an awesome school to work at because of the amazing staff that are welcoming and the great sense of community that surrounds this school.

SOMETHING YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ME: I have a chihuahua/mini pincsher that we adopted from Mexico 6 months ago! He is just over a year old.