Get ready for the Lantern Walk

On November 24th we will be going on a walk through the neighbourhood carrying the laterns the Children have made.  Be prepared for this seasonal event and learn the songs we will be singing.  The lyrics are in this Word document.  To hear what they sound like, listen to this little audio clip: LanternSongs

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Parent Talk CANCELLED for October 27

I regret that tonight’s parent talk is CANCELLED, due to circumstances beyond our control.

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Don’t be left in the dark!

The School Executive Council meeting minutes are now available in the archives section of the website.  Take a minute to read them and stay informed!

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Beverly School featured on Sixty Minutes

I thought families would find this interesting – a powerful use of technology for special students.  from Beth A TDSB school is receiving international attention for its work with special needs students. Lesley Stahl from CBS News’ 60 Minutes visited Beverley School last May to see how staff there are using new technologies like tablets to help […]

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Oct. 24 School Council Executive Meeting #2 Agenda

Oct 24, 2011 6:15- 9:00 pm setting our priorities: Continuation from meeting #1, of brainstorming session on our goals for the school, and focus for the school council  –  considering our mandate, the community concerns brought forward in the survey, and their own thoughts, the whole group to brainstorm ideas for school goals and council […]

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Oct. 12 School Council Meeting Agenda

da Vinci School Council 2011/2012 Executive Meeting # 1 Oct 12, 2011 6:30-8:30 pm Who we are:  15 mins (6:30-6:45) welcome and introductions – each S.C.E. member to introduce themselves, provide a brief personal “bio” on who they are and how they came to be here Why we’re here:  10 mins (6:45-6:55) review of TDSB […]

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Oct. 4 School Council Meeting Agenda

AGENDA – Da Vinci Parent Council Meeting – October 4 – 7 to 8 p.m. Welcome – 5 minutes Prinicpal message – 5 minutes (Beth Mills) PEOPLE STEPPING FORWARD TO FORM NEW EXECUTIVE (35 minutes) Ask who is stepping forward for the Co-chair positions of the parent council.  If only 2 people step forward, they […]

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Curriculum Night and School Council Meeting – Oct. 4

You will have an opportunity to meet your child’s teacher, experience how children learn at da Vinci, hear about what is planned for the year, as well as special activities or projects.  It is a really fun and informative evening.  We look forward to meeting you! We regret that we are unable to provide childcare […]

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Using the Web Site

Welcome to our new website!  We are really excited about having this great way to spread the word about da Vinci School and to be able to improve communications in our community. We hope that you spend a little time looking around the website and reading some of the helpful information and enjoying the photo […]

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Education Day – from TDSB Chair Chris Bolton

Good morning, The growth of our province depends on high-quality, publicly-funded education. Education is the second largest item in the provincial budget and with the upcoming fall election, it is important that our community have the facts needed to make an informed decision on October 6.   To raise awareness about public education issues the […]

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