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Lip Sync Show!

We are looking forward to a great lip sync next Thursday February 29th. Allenby’s doors open at 6pm and the show starts promptly at 6:45pm and ends at 8:30pm. An important reminder, Lip Sync is run by a team of volunteers, and we need your help. It is an Allenby tradition that at least 1 parent from each group volunteers the […]

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Allenby’s Swim Team Grades 4 to 6!

Swim team has started for Grades 4 to 6! All are welcome as long as a permission form to practice/tryout has been filled out. The swim team practices for a swim meet which is a tournament between several schools. Practices will be held every Tuesday and Thursday at lunch. The students swim from 11:45am – 12:15pm and […]

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Black History/Black Excellence Month

We continue our celebration of Black History/Black Excellence Month. Please see our previous newsletter for resources that you can explore with your family. The TDBS’s theme is Our Black Is… Our Black Is Resilient, Community, Beautiful, Unity, Joy, Self-Determination, Excellence, Empowering, Purpose, Brilliance, Engaging, Creative, Belonging, Tenacious, Powerful, Faith, Audacious, Powerful, Me… Black Excellence in the spotlight: Artist Curtia […]

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Fun Fair – Join the Planning Committee!

We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join the planning committee for the Allenby Fun Fair. Fun Fair is Allenby’s biggest FUNdraising event of the year. It’s our largest community event with something for everyone – rides, games, food, and most importantly, a chance to come together, enjoy being outside, and have some FUN! This year, […]

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Wanted: Recyclables

STEAM and Innovation Lab Our STEAM class and Innovation Lab is also still seeking donations of recyclable items. Students are solving real-world problems, and developing their creativity, communication, collaboration, and critical thinking skills every day.Your clean recyclable items will help us continue to design, build, test, and improve solutions in our STEAM challenges. Please consider donating the […]

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Heritage Months & Days of Significance

The TDSB is proud to recognize important days of significance throughout the school year including a number of heritage and history months. TDSB Committees, made up of community members, Trustees, and staff are in place for many of these to plan activities that celebrate the month and our diverse TDSB community. Days of Significance  February is […]

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Allenby Leaps into Lip Sync!

There is still time to register for THE event of the season – LIP SYNC! Grab your friends (minimum of 3), pick a song (maximum of 90 seconds), and get started on some amazing choreography. The registration form closes on February 9th. Each group should have a minimum of 3 members and songs should be a maximum of 90 seconds. Grade […]

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Call for Committee Members – Fun Fair

January is almost over, and that means that it is almost time to gear up and start planning the Fun Fair!!  We’re looking for some enthusiastic volunteers to join the planning committee for this time-honoured Allenby Event. What is Fun Fair? Fun Fair is Allenby’s biggest FUN-draising event of the year. It’s our largest community […]

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Festival du Livre/French Book Fair

The Festival du Livre (French Book Fair) will take place from Monday, February 12 to Thursday, February 15. Parents can visit in the mornings from 8:15 – 8:45 and from 3:30 – 4:00 in the afternoons Monday to Thursday. Additionally, the Fair will be open during parent-teacher interviews on Thursday night until 6:00pm. Most of the offerings will […]

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It’s Pizza Lunch Time – Call for Volunteers

Pizza lunch is coming on Wednesday February 7th! If you plan on coming out to help, please send an email to pamelaburak@gmail.com as we have limited space. Please take note of the following: Pizza Lunch will be indoors as per usual lunch procedures. Arrive at 11:30am and meet outside the library. Advance sign-up IS required. Most pizza is distributed by 12:00 p.m. Please plan […]

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