Welcome to Palmerston Avenue Junior Public School. We are a dual track school (Regular (English) and Early French Immersion programs) serving the Bloor/Bathurst area in Toronto. Our incredible staff of caring educators look forward to another year of learning ahead, and we have as our first priority the health and safety of our students and staff in mind as we prepare to open our school for September 2020. 

As we begin the process of re-opening our school for September 2020, we ask that families follow the TDSB website for news and information regarding the opening. Please visit the website here

Our Office opens on August 24. At this time, we ask that families and new registrations call the school at 416-393-9305 for answers to any questions and to initiaite the registration process. Please note that registration begins online, and you are required to provide the appropriate documnetation as a part of the process. 



dates to remember


Hello All,

Some dates to take note of as we enter into a new school year 2019/2020            


Parent Council 2019/20



The Palmerston Parent Council meets regularly to support our students' experiences at school. On Thursday, September 26 we will hold our first meeting at 6:30 PM in the Library and we will vote in this year's Council members.  Currently, our Council members include;

Jen Heimpel—Co-Chair


Elana Jacobs—Co-Chair

Beth Janson —Treasurer          

Jen Murray—Secretary

The Council meets on the last Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM in the Library. Childminding is available. 

Council Meeting Dates:

March 5 

March 26

April 30

May 28

June 17        

Connecting With Our School  

To access school information, we invite families to visit our Principal's Blog 



Welcome to Palmerston Ave PS/ Ecole de Palmerston

Welcome to Palmerston Avenue Public School! As a member of our community of learners, we wish you success and happiness in your studies and activities. You are all unique individuals and we are pleased to provide a wide variety of experiences to develop your skills, talents and interests. We encourage you to take advantage of all opportunities, to participate in all school activities and to support one another as you learn and grow together.

At Palmerston we work hard to create an inclusive, safe, friendly and stimulating environment where students, staff, parents, guardians and others are valued and respected for their diversity and uniqueness.

We are dedicated to providing exemplary programming for all our students. Our programs foster academic excellence, creative thinking, self-discipline and a love of learning. We believe that all children can learn successfully and attain high levels of achievement.

Please explore our website.  As time progresses, we will be adding to it and updating information. We hope it gives you a better understanding of all the amazing things that are happening at Palmerston. If you have any questions, please contact us at the school.


Palmerston Staff