Mackie Staff Farewell Video
June Principal Message
June 2020 Principal Message
Black Lives Matter
Emmanuel Acho sits down to have an “uncomfortable conversation” with white America, in order to educate and inform on racism, system racism, social injustice, rioting & the hurt African Americans are feeling today. Uncomfortable Conversations With a Black Man
Scarborough Food Bank Information
The most up to date information about food banks in Scarborough can be found here.
Fire Safety Information
Here are 4 documents to inform you about fire safety:
Here is a link to the Parents/Guardians Guide to Google Tools put out by TDSB IT Services. It offers information for families on Classroom, Meet, Chromebooks, Accessibility, Security & Privacy. It's a great place for families to familiarize themselves with G Suite for Education Tools.
Hearts and Minds
Here is the latest newsletter from the TDSB Psychology department called Hearts and Minds
June 22, 2020
The link is https://www.tdsb.on.ca/library/HOME/schoolno/0
As soon as you click on the link it takes you to the site and parents can either click on the "Read, Watch and Learn" box or click on the box in the upper right corner to access online learning sites available to us. Either choice has access to the Learnmark that contains all usernames and passwords necessary to access the sites.
If parents and/or students cannot remember or do not know their student number and password they can click the following link and the board will share the necessary information (link is also available on the "click here to access" button:
November Nutrition Menu
At G.P. Mackie, 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.
Reminder to parents grade of children grade 1-6. Staff are assigned to supervision on our schoolyard starting at 8:30 am. Students may safely meet with school mates and staff outside on the yard at this time. Students in Kindergarten continue the practice of adult hand-off at the entry bell. Students are dismissed at 3:15 pm. If you are held up for Thank you for continuing to walk your child to school, and for changing habits to reduce traffic and increase safety for our students and community.
Reminder to Parents: Please do not drive your vehicle into the Mackie driveway or parking lot. The parking lot is for staff only. Please try to arrange for your children to walk to school and help keep our students safe.