WELCOME TO THE 2016 2017 SCHOOL YEAR:
Center for ADHD Awareness, Canada (CADDAC)
Webinar, ADHD Treatment: March 28, 2017 7:30pm to 8:30pm- This presentation will help clarify what the evidence says, what the guidelines teach, what tools to use, and what families and individuals with ADHD need to know to improve overall quality of life. To Register Click HERE
ADHD Adult and Adolescent Workshop: April 9, 2017 9:00am to 4:00pm - A Full Day of Presentations Geared to Adolescents, Their Parents, Adults, Their Families and Medical Professionals Read More
ADHD Family Day World Congress: April 23, 2017 8:30am to 4:30 pm - This day of presentations is geared to parents, adults with ADHD and their families, educators, and allied medical professionals. Read More
CADDAC Advocacy Efforts
Last fall CADDAC released a new policy paper highlighting the fact that ADHD to over-represented in the prison population, “ADHD in the Justice System: The Benefits of Recognizing and Treating ADHD in Canadian Justice and Corrections Systems”. The paper highlighted the fact that while incident rates of ADHD in correction systems are five to 10 times higher than in the general population Read More
CBC's Documentary: "ADHD, Not Just for Kids"
On Thursday March,16th at 8pm, CBC’s The Nature of Things will debut a documentary on Adult ADHD. The documentary “ADHD: Not Just for Kids” features adults sharing their storey of a lifelong struggle with ADHD symptoms and how they felt after receiving a diagnosis. ADHD medical experts and researchers discuss many aspects of… Read More
April 1, 2017, the TDSB will be hosting their annual Parents as Partners Conference...Read More
April 20, 2017 - "More than Butterflies in My Stomach: Understanding and managing Adolescent Anxiety - Alberta Health Services....Read More
April 25, 2017 - Alberta Health Services " The Implications of ADHD for Kids, Parents and Teachers... Read More
May 6, 2017 - "Let's Get Together" Parent Expo Booth...Read More
3) Orde's "Got Talent" auditions started today after school. Some great auditions.
4) The Census is here and now in the school. in the near future you will receive the census to fill out and return to the school. Thank you for your support with this. Junior grades will also have students fill a out their own census here at school. Please inform the office if you wish not to have your child fill it out. All census need to be back to the school for the last week of April.
5) School Council is Wednesday, March 29 night in the Staff room. Child care is always available.
The focus will be on the staffing model for next school year and the upcoming Fun Fair Sunday, May 7.
Orde Street Principal
Please click her for the Upcoming Running Club starting April 3 and Soccer house league starting soon.
Information coming home in the near future.
Dental Screening is Happening March 20 - March 24 for all classes - older student first - please click her for specific information
Spring Newsletter: March 1, 2017 - click on title
March break March 13 - 17, 2017 inclusive - no school for students.\
The first sub day is March 10th. Other sub days include April 7 and May 12.
Please our recent newsletter....click here for our February Edition
Orde Street School Updates and Reminders
School Council: Wednesday, March 1, 2017 in the school's staff room.
Next school council meeting Wednesday, march 29, 2017 at 6 pm in the School Staff room.
March Break: March 13 - March 17, inclusive, 2017.
Please Update, click here
We would like to welcome Cristina Papa to our grade 2 classroom
We would like to introduce Fatima Jaffer and Christina Papas, two new staff members teaching grade 4 and grade 2 respectfully. Welcome! Our Two French Teachers Meghan Hulsman and Julia Bentley have had the classes changed. Ms. Hulsman is teaching grade 5/6 and 6/7 classes. Ms. Bentley will do the other junior classes.
SCHOOL WILL RE-OPEN MONDAY, JANUARY 9TH, 2017.
GET ALL THE INFORMATION YOU NEED FROM TDSB:
ALL THE INFORMATION YOU NEED FROM ORDE STREET SCHOOL
OUR ROOF is BEING DONE DURING OCTOBER - 2016
First Day Information
PARENT/GUARDIAN COMMUNITY MEETING THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 @ 6 pm in the Library
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More information in binder in the school office.
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Please the School's Web Site: http://schoolweb.tdsb.on.ca/ordestreet/home
If you received a letter from Toronto Public Health, please update your child's immunization record with us using one of the following options:
· Phone: 416-392-1250
· Online reporting
· Fax: 416-338-2487
If your child does not have all the needed vaccines, please contact your health care provider.
CLICK for the TDSB CALENDAR
ORDE'S VISION: Empowering and Enabling ALL students and propelling them forward to Infinite Achievement.
ORDE'S MISSION: We will ensure our students achieve their full potential by:
SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT PLAN:
Literacy: Students to competently create explicitly different forms of writing - access Read, Write and Gold
Mathematics: Students will have a positive change in attitude and aptitude towards mathematics and numeracy
Pathways: Students will regularly access information and communication technology to demonstrate the skills of the 21st Century Learner
Community, Culture and Caring: Students will be resilient and have a full understanding of self-regulation, models, boundaries and techniques to assist with personal regulation.
Improvement Planning happens during Professional Learning which take place in the form Professional Collaborative Inquiry on the following dates Nov 24, Feb 23 and May 25.
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 web site is one way we can demonstrate these values. Please visit often.