The Annual We Scare Hunger Food Drive Arrives to Margaret Avenue! Campaign will run from Oct.31st to Nov. 14th. Every Halloween night, youth around the world take action to fight local hunger and poverty by participating in Free The Children’s We Scare Hunger Campaign Formerly named ‘Halloween for Hunger’, campaign participants collect non-perishable food items, donating […]
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m4s0n501 Pumpkin Patrol Poster 2014 Thanks for helping us to take care of our school!
The staff of Margaret Avenue Senior Public School along with Mrs. McTavish’s closest family and friends participated in the annual CIBC Run for the Cure on October 5, 2014. To date, $15,400 has been raised by Jen’s Jedi in support of Cancer Research in Canada. You can read more here –> A Big Presence for Mrs. […]Margaret Avenue, Margaret Avenue Public School, Run for the Cure, WRDSB
We are pleased to share that we are now offering a hot lunch option to our students for Mondays! In consultation with our School Council we have decided to try a variety of Pasta Selections from Boston Pizza and Subs from Subway. All ordered items will arrive at the school for students just prior to […]
We here at Margaret Avenue believe it is important to better engage our parent community and utilize many of the 21st Century tools available to us each day. We hope this regular glimpse into a day in the life of our students, and hearing from all our staff, will be an enjoyable and alternative method of […]Margaret Avenue, Margaret Avenue Public School, WRDSB
The dates for the upcoming grade 8 parent information nights for all WRDSB high schools has been added to our calendar. Look for the paper copy in grade 8 report card envelopes.
The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) of the Waterloo Region District School Board invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in a WRDSB school to apply for positions on the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee. The mandate for the WRDSB Parent Involvement Committee is to: • Provide information and advice on parent engagement to the Waterloo Region District School […]
Many of you are aware that Ms. McTavish is on a leave this year. You may also be aware that three years ago Mrs. McTavish was diagnosed with breast cancer. At that time she underwent surgery and chemotherapy treatments to treat the disease, and she was able to return to teaching the following fall. For […]
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Thanks to the great group of parents who came out for our first council meeting. We greatly appreciate the questions, feedback and robust conversation. Attached please find the minutes. MargAveSchoolCouncilMinutesSeptember2014 All parents are always welcome. Our next meeting will be Monday, November 24 at 6:30 p.m. Why not enter the date in your calendar now […]
School Councils Research has proven that the involvement of parents and guardians in their children’s education has a positive impact on improved student learning and helps to create a sense of community at the school. The support of the community has also proven to be an enhancement to that positive learning environment. By working together […]