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The Waterloo Chronicle’s ‘Team of the Week’ showcases our Mavericks!

The Waterloo Chronicle Team of the Week is the Margaret Avenue Senior Public School basketball team, which captured the Waterloo County Senior Basketball Championship. Take a moment to read the article here –> Team of the Week Huge thanks once again to all of our coaches, our students and to our families for committing so […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Orange Shirt Day a Huge Success!

Thank you to our staff and students for participating in the 3rd Annual Orange Shirt Day here at Margaret Avenue!   We are pleased to share that we have raised $175.00 to donate in support of the Woodland Cultural Centre in Brantford, Ontario. The specific fund we are donating to is “Save the Evidence”, an initiative to help […]

The Supper Club Returns!

Do you love to cook and eat delicious healthy food made from scratch? If so, Supper Club may be the club for you! After such tremendous turnout and feedback last year, Mrs. Herndan and her supportive team have initiated Supper Club again for our students at Margaret Avenue! The purpose of the club is to […]

We Care! We Scare! Food Drive at Margaret Avenue Senior Public School

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 […]

Margaret Avenue Senior PS a big presence at CIBC Run for the Cure

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. […]

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