Reminder: All TDSB elementary (JK-8) and secondary (9-12) schools will be closed to students on Friday, February 21, 2020 as a result of a full strike by members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF). All TDSB schools will re-open to students on Monday, February 24, 2020.
Read more about the programs and services that will be impacted.


Grade 7 Open House Information Nights

Follow the link below to find information regarding dates/times for upcoming Grade 7 Open House Information Nights. Please note that to apply for some Alternative Schools, you need to attend their Open House night to get an application.



dates to remember


Hello All,

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


Pizza Lunch Dates

  • March 4 and 25
  • April 8 and 22
  • May 6 and 20
  • June 3 and 17

PA Days

  • June 5

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