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Friday February 17 is a Professional Activity Day.
There will be no classes for students.

Monday February 20 is FAMILY DAY.
Schools will be closed.

February is Chinese Heritage Month

February is Black History/Heritage Month

FEBRUARY 21-24, 2017
Call now to book an appointment for that week.

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We would like to acknowledge that this school is situated upon traditional territories. The territories

include the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee

Confederacy, the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nations, and the Métis Nation.

The treaty that was signed for this particular parcel of land is collectively referred to as the Toronto Purchase

and applies to lands east of Brown’s Line to Woodbine Avenue and north towards Newmarket. We

also recognize the enduring presence of Aboriginal peoples on this land.

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John Ross Robertson Junior Public School is a Kindergarten to Grade 6 school located at 130 Glengrove Avenue in the Toronto District School Board in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

Since opening in 1921, John Ross Robertson has offered stimulating academic and enrichment programs for elementary students. Our motto is "Learning Together". The word Learning reflects our focus on high academic standards and on helping students reach their full potential. The word Together reflects our collaborative culture where students, teachers, parents and community members work as a team.  The mission of the school is "To build the best within ourselves and find the good within each other".

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As part of the Toronto District School Board, we value 
  • each and every student;
  • a strong public education system;
  • a partnership of students, schools, family and community;
  • the uniqueness and diversity of our students and our community;
  • the commitment and skills of our staff;
  • equity, innovation, accountability and accessibility; and
  • learning environments that are safe, nurturing, positive and respectful.
Our website is one way we can demonstrate these values. 

Click on the menu items (to the left) to find out more about our school.

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Who was John Ross Robertson?

Portrait of John Ross Robertson


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If you are planning to visit our school, please wait to be buzzed in at the front door of the school and begin your visit at the main office. Thank you.


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Upcoming Dates and Events

Feb. 8
Pizza Lunch

Feb. 9
NPA meeting - 9 a.m.

Feb. 17 
P.A. Day

Feb. 20 
Family Day

Feb. 21-24
2017/2018 KIndergarten Registration


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We are wheelchair accessible with designated accessible parking and an elevator. 

If you have accommodation needs and will be attending an appointment, meeting or event at John Ross Robertson, please let us know how we may be of assistance to you.

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