Monthly Archives: June 2012

Keeping Our Gardens Green This Summer

Please help us water the gardens at Jackman during the summer. Our students are very lucky to have these gardens around their school and we need your help to keep them in good form during the warm summer weather. There … Continue reading

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Jackman Is Platinum!

We did it! Jackman has once again been certified as a Platinum EcoSchool! The Eco Audit report highlighted many of our continued efforts as an EcoSchool and also celebrated many of our new initiatives. We scored very high in ‘Leadership … Continue reading

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From the Principal: Staffing for September

Dear Jackman Families: In the final days of school we will be acknowledging and celebrating with students. We will be hosting a play day for everyone in grades one to six, organizing an end of the term assembly to recognize … Continue reading

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Canvas Creation Notecards

Remember all of those lovely works of student art at the Jackman fair? Those are now available as notecards! There are a LIMITED number available…and for a LIMITED time.  Once the orders have been placed, the artwork will be sealed … Continue reading

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French as a Second Language

Dear parents, The French as a Second Language Advisory Committee is pleased to announce that the Toronto District School Board is engaging in a consultation process to develop a French as a Second Language Programs policy, consistent with other TDSB … Continue reading

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News From the Outdoor Environment Committee

Jackman’s Sunflower Extravaganza We would like to congratulate all participants for their enthusiasm, care and efforts in growing their sunflowers. Overall the results were excellent. Some interesting tricks and props were employed to help the plants grow. Stakes included rulers, … Continue reading

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Eco Club Update: Making Progress

We did it! We have made some real progress with the issue of recycling clamshell containers. Change is on the way. We wrote letters to various city officials and have received replies from many of them. Everyone was very impressed … Continue reading

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