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 In The Loop e-newsletter updates. Don't forget to check the Athletics Schedule for practice and tournament information. 



Upcoming Events:

New Families & Students Welcome Breakfast

Tuesday, September 05, 2017 at 09:00 AM
Linden Gym

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New families and students are invited to our Welcome Breakfast on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 9:00am–10:00am, 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, so that we can plan the amount of food needed.


Fall Term Begins: First Day Of School

Wednesday, September 06, 2017 at 08:20 AM
The Linden School

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First Day's Schedule — Wednesday, September 6, 2017

  • 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 favourite breakfast/brunch food with your daughter for her to share with her class.
  • Linden’s birthday celebration: We will be welcoming our community of learners in the gym for introductions, Linden stories, and Linden family games. 

2017–2018 Registration Forms

  • Returning families should have received this year's registration package in May, which is available on our Forms and Documents webpage for both returning and new families.
  • The completed registration forms should be dropped off by both returning and new families at the Front Desk as soon as possible, and by the first day of school on September 6. You can also email them to reception@lindenschool.ca.

20172018 Text Books and Supplies

  • Ordering information will be posted on our Forms and Documents webpage over the summer.
  • 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.

Photo Day — Friday, September 8, 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 Forms and Documents webpage and drop it off at the front desk with your cheque (payable to Gary Ray Rush Photography) by October 15, 2017

 


Picture Day

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 09:00 AM
Rosehill Reservoir Park (across Linden)

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 Forms and Documents webpage and drop it off at the front desk with your cheque (payable to Gary Ray Rush Photography) by October 15, 2017. 


Curriculum Night & Community Potluck

Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 05:30 PM
The Linden School - Gym

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 might 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. Free childcare offered for junior students throughout 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 (parents and guardians only)
    (please arrive a few minutes early to help arrange the food)
  • 6:00 PM - 6:15 PM - Program Overview & Announcements (parents and guardians only)
  • 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM - Faculty Presentations (parents and guardians only)

All-Faculty Meeting

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 08:00 AM

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.

Week Without Walls

Monday, October 02, 2017 at 08:20 AM through October 05, 2017

Grades JK–6: Day trips within the GTA
Grades 7–11: Camp Wahanowin (4 day/3-night outdoor education program)
Grade 12: Regular Classes (senior trip will be later in the year)

More details and permission forms will be available on our Forms and Documents page!


Thanksgiving

Monday, October 09, 2017 at 12:00 AM

No school.


Linden at Our Kids Private School Expo

Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, ON, Canada

Meet us at the Private School Expo!

Learn more...


Interim Report Cards Sent Home

Monday, October 23, 2017 at 03:30 PM

Faculty / Family Interviews

Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 02:00 PM
The Linden School

(Early dismissal at 1:40 pm)