Calendar

Please Note:

Some event dates and times are subject to change and will be confirmed over the year. Please check this page periodically, and watch for our e-newsletter. Don't forget to check the Athletics Schedule for practice and tournament information.


Event Types:

Student Sports Community Holidays PD Other


Upcoming Events:

Summer Holidays

When: Friday, June 22, 2018 at 12:01 AM

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Faculty August PD

When: Monday, August 27, 2018 at 09:00 AM

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New Families & Students Welcome Breakfast

When: Tuesday, September 04, 2018 at 09:00 AM

Where: Linden Gym

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New families and students are invited to our Welcome Breakfast on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 9:00am–11:00am, before school starts the following day. You will be able to meet with some of Linden's staff, board members, and parent volunteers, and your daughter will be able to visit her homeroom and access her assigned locker (please remember to bring a lock for the locker). Quite a few teachers will also be present and look forward to meeting your daughter!

More details and FAQs for new parents are listed here!

Please RSVP by August 29th, so that we can plan the amount of food needed.

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Fall Term Begins: First Day Of School

When: Wednesday, September 05, 2018 at 08:20 AM

Where: The Linden School

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First Day's ScheduleWednesday, September 5, 2018

  • Normal schedule: School starts at 8:20 AM and ends at the normal time of 3:40 PM.
  • Class breakfast: Please send 2 or 3 servings of a favorite breakfast/brunch food with your daughter for her to share with her class.
  • Linden’s 25th birthday celebration: we will be welcoming our community of learners in the gym for introductions, Linden stories, and Linden family games. 

2018–2019 Faculty and Courses

For a full list of Linden faculty and their teaching assignments for the coming year, please refer to our 2018–2019 Teachers & Courses list which will be available under the Parents section of our website in late August.


2018–2019 Registration Forms

  • This year's registration package for both returning and new families should be dropped off at the Front Desk as soon as possible, and by the first day of school on September 5. You can also email them to reception@lindenschool.ca.

2018–2019 Textbooks and Supplies

  • Ordering information is posted under the Parents section of our website on the Textbooks and Supplies page.
  • Some supplies for Grades 3–6 are also included in this list, and additional information about supplies needed for all grades will be provided during the first week of school.
  • Grade 7–12 students may choose their own school supplies and if anything specific is needed down the line, their teachers will let them know.

2018–2019 The Linden Handbook

  • The updated handbook for parents and students will be available in late August under the Parents section of our website.

Photo Day: Friday, September 7, 2018, 9:00 AM

  • Make sure to put on your biggest smile for photo day! School starts as usual at 8:20 AM, and high school students who have a spare period in the morning must arrive by 9:00 AM to be included in school photos.
  • Please download your Photo Order Form from the Textbooks and Supplies page and drop it off at the front desk with your cheque (payable to Gary Ray Rush Photography) by October 15, 2018.


Picture Day

When: Friday, September 07, 2018 at 09:00 AM

Where: Rosehill Reservoir Park (across Linden)

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Make sure to put on your biggest smile for photo day!

School starts as usual at 8:20 AM, and high school students who have a spare period in the morning must arrive by 9:00 AM to be included in school photos. Please download your Photo Order Form (coming in August) and drop it off at the front desk with your cheque (payable to Gary Ray Rush Photography) by October 15, 2018. 


Curriculum Night & Community Potluck

When: Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 05:30 PM

Where: The Linden School - Gym

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Curriculum Night is a great opportunity for parents and guardians to meet with our teachers and learn more about our academic program. You have a chance to familiarize yourself with the curriculum expectations, and with Linden’s unique approach to learning. You will also have the opportunity to meet with other families, and learn about how you may contribute to the growth and development of our community.

The event runs from 5:30 PM–8:00 PM, starting with a community potluck at 5:30 PM. 

This event is for parents and guardians only. (In previous years, some students attended the evening and childcare was provided. However, this year, we do not have space to accommodate children for any portion of the evening.)

What you should bring for the potluck:

  • JK-Grade 5: Appetizer/Salad
  • Grade 6–9: Main Course
  • Grade 10–12: Dessert

Event schedule:

  • 5:30 PM–6:00 PM: Community Potluck (please arrive a few minutes early to help arrange the food)
  • 6:00 PM–6:15 PM: Program Overview & Announcements 
  • 6:15 PM–8:00 PM: Faculty Presentations 


Week Without Walls

When: Monday, September 24, 2018 at 08:20 AM

Where: GTA

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#LearnWhereYouLive day trips within the GTA! 

More details and permission forms will be available on our Permission forms page closer to the date!


Linden Board of Trustees Meeting

When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 05:30 PM

Where: The Linden School

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University Information Night for Grade 9 –12 Students & Parents

When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 06:00 PM

Where: The Linden School

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This event is specifically geared towards Grade 9–12 students and their families.

It is mandatory for Grade 11 and 12 students to attend this event.

Parents and students are invited to join us to learn more about the university application process. Linden's Guidance and Learning Counsellor Ruthie Szamosi will be updating you on the latest information and trends in university admissions.

You will also receive an overview of the personalized support Linden provides students who are preparing for this important next step, as well as how Linden's high school program ensures student success at the university level.


All-Faculty Meeting

When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 at 08:00 AM

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Classes will begin at 9:30 AM and school will end as usual at 3:40 PM. The revised schedule for the day is as follows:

9:30 – 10:20 Period 1
10:20 – 10:30 Recess
10:30 – 11:20 Period 2
11:20 – 12:10 Period 3
12:10 – 1:10 Lunch (Period 4)
1:10 – 2:00 Period 5
2:00 – 2:50 Period 6
2:50 – 3:40 Period 7

JUNIOR/MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • Free childcare for the junior school will be offered from 8:20 AM – 9:30 AM.
  • Students arriving before 9:30 AM must join junior school students and be supervised.
  • Parents or guardians who choose to keep students from JK-8 home late (past 8:30 AM) must let us know in advance so that our safe arrival system does not get invoked.
  • Please call the reception at 416-966-4406 before 8:30 AM to let us know if your daughter will be late or absent.

SENIOR SCHOOL

  • Senior school students (Grades 9–12) should arrive at 9:30 AM.