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APA Newsletter — Editors Needed

The APA is looking for one or two volunteers to join our communications team in the role of Newsletter Editor. The APA Newsletter Editors will work with our current editor to compile, format and edit the weekly edition of the Allenby Update. No previous experience is needed. Joining the APA is a great way to: […]

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The APA Welcomes New JK Students and Families

The APA is thrilled to welcome all new JK students and families into our fabulous school community! To help our youngest learners embrace the Allenby spirit, the APA gifted all JK students a snazzy new Allenby T-Shirt last week. We hope all our JKs wear their new shirt with Allenby pride and their biggest smile — yes, […]

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APA Class Representatives

If you’re looking for a way to get involved and give back to the Allenby community, this is the opportunity for you! Class Representatives provide a connection between the APA and the parent community. Class Reps are responsible for attending APA meetings, organizing contributions to various APA initiatives, communicating on behalf of the APA, and […]

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APA Newsletter — Editors Needed

The APA is looking for one or two volunteers to join our communications team in the role of Newsletter Editor. The APA Newsletter Editors will work with our current editor to compile, format and edit the weekly edition of the Allenby Update. No previous experience is needed. Joining the APA is a great way to: […]

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Mental Health Matters: Back to Basics

As we start off this school year, we understand that kids and families may be feeling anxious. The APA’s Health & Wellness team is committed to helping families thrive this school year, by focusing on well-being and community building. With that focus in mind, we are sharing this excellent resource compiled by the Children’s Mental […]

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Mental Health Matters: Community is Key

As we head into the summer after a rollercoaster of a year, the Health and Wellness team is looking towards September. What will the fall look like? What supports will our community need? This past year our teachers and staff at Allenby have done an amazing job providing support, learning goals, and a smiling face […]

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Class Photos Coming Soon!

Class Photos Coming Soon!

                  We have an exciting update — class photos are just about ready for distribution to families. A BIG thanks goes out to our amazing class reps, teachers and parents who helped pull this together. We’d also like to extend a special thank you to Joanna Akyol, who built all […]

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Open APA Positions for 2021/2022 – We Need You!

The APA Team has a number of openings for next year. Joining the APA is a great way to: connect with the school community, contribute positively to student achievement, and lend your skills and talents to a great cause (our kids!) or learn new skills! We hope you will consider reaching out about one of […]

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DEI: Summary and Questions from Dwayne Morgan’s Talk

On April 29, 2021 the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) committee hosted a special talk by Dwayne Morgan entitled “Understanding Race and Privilege in our communities.” This engaging talk included personal stories of what it is like to live as a person of colour and parent in Toronto. The recording is shared above in this […]

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