Print out the new school year calendar

Click on this link to get a copy of the 2017/18 school year calendar. It has useful holiday and PA day information: School-year-calendar-2017-18

Read more...

Welcome Back!

Dear Parents/Guardians of da Vinci Alternative Public School, It’s a real pleasure to be back in good health to start a new school year. I hope you had a refreshing and enjoyable summer with your family. I would like to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of all our staff last year during my absence, […]

Read more...

New School Times

**NOTE** start and finish times have changed (from last year). The new times are as follows:  Entry bell at 8:50 a.m. and dismissal at 3:15 p.m (3:05 for kindergarten). Please take note of this important change.

Read more...

OPAL Play Day Monday June 26, 2017

On Monday June 26, 2017, da Vinci and Lord Lansdowne will be having an OPAL Play Day. Students will be going outside to play according to a schedule being created by the OPAL Lead Team. We are asking that parents ensure students are prepared for outdoor play that day (e.g. hat, sunscreen, bottle of water […]

Read more...

Bike, Walk & Roll Event – Thanks and highlight video

Thanks to everyone who came out this morning for our annual Bike, Walk and Roll to School event. The rain held out it was great fun for all. Thanks to U of T’s Bike Chain for providing bike tune-ups, to Riders Cycle and Board for the super obstacle course and to our Community Officers for […]

Read more...

Annual Walk and Roll to School event on Tuesday, June 13

The daVinci and Lord Lansdowne Eco-Team is organizing our annual Walk and Roll to School event on Tuesday, June 13 from 8-8:45 AM. The event ties in with Bike Month in Toronto, which celebrates active and sustainable modes of transportation on this day and every day. Activities will include refreshments, information about road safety from our Community Officer, […]

Read more...

REMINDER: PA DAY TOMORROW (June 9):

Please remember that there’s no school tomorrow, it’s a professional activity day for teachers. Enjoy the weekend, see you back at school on Monday, June 12th (Day 4).

Read more...

Kindergarten Before- and After-School Program

Dear Parents/Guardians, This year our school surveyed parents for their interest in a fee-based Before-and-After-School Program for Kindergarten and Gradel to Grade 6 students. Based on this year’s survey completed during February, there is initial interest in a program for September 2017. A program will only run if there is a firm commitment from enough […]

Read more...

Earth Day Celebrations

A big thank-you to all who participated in the Earth Day Assemblies on Friday, April 21, 2017. Both assemblies were mc’d by students, with the Primary assembly featuring songs and poems from various classes while the Junior/Intermediate assembly included student statements about water, poetry and videos about how to preserve the environment. If anyone has […]

Read more...

Spring Concert 2017

The Spring Concert has been scheduled for Wednesday May 17, from 2-3pm in the gymnasium. More details to follow.

Read more...