General Alert
Toronto Public Heath has announced that all schools in Toronto - including those at the TDSB, will be closed to in-person learning as of Wednesday, April 7, 2021, and remain closed up to and including Sunday, April 18, 2021.
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Cedar Drive Junior Public School 

21 Gatesview Avenue, 

Scarborough, Ontario M1J 3G4 

Phone: 416-396-6120  Safe Arrival: 416-396-6139

Fax: 416-396-3357

School Day:   Entry is at 8:45 a.m.     Dismissal is at 3:05 p.m.

COVID-19 Guidance: Elementary & Secondary Schools – City of Toronto

Cedar Drive

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September 29, 2020

Cedar Parents/Guardians!

You are AWESOME! We can’t thank you enough for following all our protocols and keeping everyone safe! Please know that additional precautions have been instituted by the TDSB requiring all parents/guardians to wear a mask/face covering while outdoors on school property, including during pick-up and drop-off.

Thank you for your co-operation!! We look forward to seeing you in the yard, socially distancing and masked. 


Option to Switch your child between In-Person School and Virtual School:  The deadline to make a request to change is Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 4:00 pm

 Parents/guardians have the opportunity to register their child for Virtual School or In-Person School for a start date of October 13, 2020 (after the Thanksgiving holiday).  A parent/guardian must telephone the school at 416 396-6120, press 0 and speak to an office staff member directly to request a change between Virtual School and In-Person School.


September 25, 2020

Below are the links for information regarding International Languages/African Heritage Programs, which will be offered remotely:

International Languages Information

African Heritage Program Information


September 23, 2020

Technology support for Virtual School

Thank-you to parents for being diligent about helping students prepare for virtual school. A link has been shared for parents to access in regards to questions/concerns with technology.  Please click on the link below for support with technology for Virtual School:

IT Support for Virtual School


September 14, 2020

For our Welcome Back Newsletter, please click below:




Welcome to Cedar Drive Junior Public School. 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 find out more about our school and please visit often.

Please Note:  Parking is very limited at the school. Please be prepared to park on the roaD.