Announcements

Spirit Wear is here!

Essex Students Shine! Our students have amazed us in the last few years by creating incredible Eco school initiatives. Our students have built and named the Wildwood forest improving our yard and showing us their creative spirit!   Our students shine on stage in The Wizard of Oz, music concerts,

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Letter to Parents: Health & Physical Education

Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Roots of Empathy Program

Essex is in the process of organizing the Roots of Empathy program at the school. The program involves a Family Volunteer with one or both parents that will be available to visit with their baby at the school throughout the year.  The baby is between 2 to 4 months old

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Work on Building: Exit 10

There will be work done on the  windows outside Exit #10, tomorrow, Friday, September 14th. The area will be closed-off for exit and entry. However, the access to the Kindergarten playground will still be accessible. Please use Exit #9 for exit and entry Apologies for the short notice – just

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Welcome Back to Essex!

It’s hard to believe the summer has come and gone and here we are gain making lunches and walking through out neighbourhoods on our way to school each morning. On behalf of the Parent Council I wanted to say welcome back to another school year. We invite you to connect

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Essex Early Reading Club Needs Parent Volunteers

Text: ESSEX EARLY READING CLUB NEEDS PARENT VOLUNTEERS Come out to help Grade One Students Learn to Read What’s Required? ✓ Your Enthusiasm & Support & Commitment ✓ Read with a Student 2-3 Mornings per week for ½ hour ✓ Obtain a Vulnerable Sector Screening Background Check ✓ Attend an

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Pizza Lunch Volunteer Sign-up

We all love pizza lunch! Help make Pizza lunch happen by volunteering! Volunteering for pizza lunch requires only 1 hour of your time. Work with other parents to make sure the pizza is handed out and cleaned up. Have a look at the sign up form and add your name to get

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Curriculum Night

Text: Curriculum Night HAWTHORNE II BILINGUAL ALTERNATIVE JS & ESSEX JR. & SR. P.S. Thursday, September 27, 2018 Join us to meet your children’s teachers, hear from School Council and find out more about school programs Essex: Introductions and Welcome in East Gym at 6:00 pm with visits to classrooms

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

International Languages Elementary and African Heritage Programs

Text: International Languages Elementary and African Heritage Programs Essex Junior Public School 50 Essex Street, Toronto, ON M6G 1T3 This fall we will be offering the following languages at our school: American Sign Language Cantonese Portuguese Spanish Classes run every Wednesday from 3:30 – 6:00 pm Minimum of 23 registered

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)

Thank You Volunteers!!

My heartfelt thanks to all parents and guardians who volunteered their time toward Essex School Council initiatives this past school year. We had many amazing events, pizza lunches on Fridays, a fabulous Spring Fling, awesome new Spirit Wear, exciting gardening and landscape improvements, new grants and fantastic fundraising initiatives that have raised money to improve

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Posted in Announcements, Intermediate (Grades 7-8), Junior (Grades 4-6), Kindergarten, Primary (Grades 1-3)