Announcements

Essex School Council – Meeting Dec 7

The next Essex School Council meeting will be held on Zoom – December 7th at 6:30 pm. To RSVP and receive a link to the meeting email essexparentcouncil@gmail.com

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Essex School Council Meeting Minutes – October 12 2021

Please find minutes for the most recent Essex School Council meeting below. Click on image to download the full document (PDF).

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Welcome to the 2021/2022 School Year at Essex!

My name is Melissa and I am the School Council Chair at Essex. I wanted to take a few minutes to say welcome back to our returning families – and big first time hello to all of you joining Essex for the first time this year! The Essex School Council

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End of Year School Council Meeting

The School Council will be meeting virtually on June 15th at 6pm.  Items for discussion at this meeting will include end of year administrative wrap up, updates on the new Principal selection process, and updates on the Yard improvement proposal. All are welcome! If you would like an agenda please email essexparentcouncil@gmail.com

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Essex School Council Fundraiser – Plantables

We’re very excited to announce that we’ve chosen to be a part of the Plantables School Fundraising Program. We’re aiming to raise funds to support the Spring season at Essex. This includes topping up students’ individual supply kits, new sports equipment (basketballs etc,) and continuing to support our amazing teaching

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Info Session on Encampments in Toronto

Our school neighbours at Dewson are hosting an information session on encampments in Toronto and how to help children understand – We have been invited to join. Information below: Parents at Dewson have organized an information session on encampments in Toronto. The goal is to learn more about encampments in

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ESSEX SPIRIT WEAR!

Through the combined efforts of our fantastic community we are able to offer contactless porch pick up for Essex Spirit wear. They are soft and cosy – essential for working from home! Kids love to wear their Essex gear with pride! All money raised goes right back to the school

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School Council Meeting – Oct 19 – 6 pm (Postponed)

Update: SCHOOL COUNCIL MTG – POSTPONED! It looks like it’s a lot more complicated than we anticipated to get all the moving parts necessary lined up to make the meeting happen on Monday. So – we are going to have to reschedule. A new meeting date will be posted here

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Changes to Mask protocols

School visitors, including parents/guardians, are required to wear a mask/face covering when indoors and outdoors on school property, such as during pick-up and drop-off. The TDSB’s Mask Guidelines (PDF) have been updated in light of increases in confirmed COVID-19 cases. Mask and Face Covering Requirements For TDSB Students and Staff  

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International Languages and African Heritage Programs

In an increasingly globalized world, it is important to set our students on the path to being active global citizens. This fall, the International Languages – Elementary / African Heritage Program will be offering language classes to students (TDSB and non TDSB) in Kindergarten to Grade 8. Students will take

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