Category: From the Principal…

News to share…

It’s with mixed emotions that I share news with you today. I have been appointed to the position of Superintendent of Achievement and Well Being within our District School Board and this new position will commence on Monday, March 20.  I am so very humbled by this appointment and so very sad to say goodbye […]

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back, Everyone! We are so happy to have everyone back feeling well rested and rejuvenated, ready to face the successes and challenges of 2017! Please be reminded that our Grade 8 Graduation Photos are taking place tomorrow! Details were posted in December and can be found again here –> https://mrg.wrdsb.ca/2016/12/20/grade-8-graduation-photos-2/ We are already off to […]

Happy Holidays!

We are so very fortunate to have this time to take a break away from our daily routines and shift our focus to only our family and friends. Be sure to find time to rest, relax and rejuvenate as the New Year will soon be upon us with many more Margaret memories to create! We […]

We want to hear from you!

The Margaret Avenue Senior School Council as well as the Margaret Avenue staff and administration would like your feedback on a number of issues!  Please take a few moments to complete this survey and return it to your child’s homeroom teacher.  Surveys were sent home in the Progress Report Envelope that was sent home on […]

Orange Shirt Day Follow Up!

We are so very proud of the students and staff here at Margaret Avenue as they blaze a trail in our country’s reconciliation efforts to the survivors of the Residential School System. We wanted to thank Mrs. Christina Elmslie for her leadership and vision leading this very important initiative for our school community. Thank you […]

Join us in celebrating the 4th Annual Orange Shirt Day!

Friday, September 30 is the 4th Annual Orange Shirt Day in Canada. We at Margaret Avenue will be wearing our orange shirts to remember the experiences of former students of the Residential School System in Canada and to commit to ongoing reconciliation. We are very pleased to share that Margaret Avenue will be hosting a Residential […]

Update ~ Important information for our families

Update – Shortly after my earlier message was sent to families, sharing details of the incident that occurred yesterday after school with one of our students, we received some welcoming information that we’d like to share with you now. It turns out that the man who approached our student yesterday was the grandfather of another […]

Important information for our families

We would like to take a moment to share with you an unfortunate incident that occurred yesterday after school. One of our students was walking home after football practice and was approached by a stranger in a dark grey 2-door pick up truck. The man waved to the boy and called out to him, saying […]

Welcome Back!

Welcome to a new school year at Margaret Avenue Senior Public School! Your child is fortunate to be in attendance at this truly remarkable school! The staff is driven by the sincere beliefs that all students can learn, and that partnership between staff, students, parents enhances the learning and overall well-being of each student.  We […]

Check out our School Song! …and we dare you not to sing along!

As many families know, Mr. Rob MacQueen has been supporting Mrs. Evelyn Giannopoulos as her administrative partner over the past two years. Mr. MacQueen’s official last day at Margaret Avenue was on February 29 and we were all very sad to see him go. However, he left us all with a very special gift that […]

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