Moms of the World

New group creates ‘most beautiful space’ for moms from 2 Toronto neighbourhoods! A new group called Moms of the World is helping to build bridges between mothers whose children attend two Toronto elementary schools. The group, launched with the help of the school principals, is enabling about 80 mothers in a central part of the city to meet regularly, share … Read More

“Pushing The Limits” shortlisted for the 2017/2018 Donner Prize!

Congratulations to our Principal Nancy Steinhauer! DONNER PRIZE ANNOUNCES THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY SHORTLIST TORONTO, APRIL 10, 2018 — Ken Whyte, Chair of the Donner Canadian Foundation, today announced the shortlist for the 2017/2018 Donner Prize, the award recognizing the best public policy book by a Canadian. “The authors of our five finalist books are leading academics and award-winning writers who … Read More

It Takes a Village to Raise a Child!

It Takes a Village! As you know, one of our priorities as a school is to build community. There are several events and opportunities coming up over the next few months that I want to draw your attention to, as each will contribute to building our community in a different, specific way. Our final Moms of the World Unite Dinner … Read More

Mutually Beneficial Partnerships

Engage the Larger Community through Mutually Beneficial Partnerships One of the goals of our 2017-2020 Strategic Plan (The World Needs More Mabin) is building community. Specifically, we want to “engage the larger community through mutually beneficial partnerships.” Next week, we plan to have our first Moms of the World Unite Dinner at Rose Avenue Public School. Rose Avenue and Mabin … Read More

Strategic Plan is to Model Excellence in Progressive Education

So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye Believe it or not, this is the time of year where we begin planning some of the nitty gritty details for the next school year. Now that re-enrollment is done, and we know who are students will be, we can start planning the specifics of staffing and scheduling. One of the goals of our … Read More