Welcome to @ SAM, Sir Alexander Mackenzie Senior Public School (SAM)’s new home on the web. At SAM, we look to excel in all aspects of school life, from Academics to Athletics, through The Arts and beyond.
Each section of our site is meant to highlight a part of the SAM experience. All of us, from students to staff, teachers and administrators are proud of what happens here each and very day. We invite you to check us out, because everyone’s welcome @ SAM!
In the News
On Friday May 11, 2018 SAM
celebrated "Le jour de la Francohonie".
During the assembley SAM students shared the information
about French-speaking countries, they performed some scenes and
sang a few songs. It was very informative and educational.
The Grade 8 ultimate frisbee team won the 1st place at the the Birchmount 'BUSTED" ultimate frisbee tournament.
SAM was undefeated in the tournament play and very strong in the playoffs catpturing the victory in the final by 1 point.
It was a wonderful way to start the season and SAM is looking for more success and fun!
On April 17, 2018
SAM Badminton teams have succeeded
in the TDSEAA Conference.
Grade 7 Team finished in the 3rd place.
Grade 8 Team finished in the 2nd place and
the members are Conference Finalists!
SAM students participated in the Toronto Science Fair,
which was held on March 25th at
U of T's Scarborough Campus.
Arjun, Sam, Sahana and Ahmed were all excellent
representatives of the school.
Congratulations to Ahmed, for winning a bronze medal,
for his project "Saving the World, One System at a Time".
TDSB is changing its money collection
from cash to "Cashless Schools".
It means that parents and guardians will be able to
submit their payment online.
Please see Mrs. Gassi's letter regarding this matter here.
Please use this link to access the
Read about the revised Health and Physical Education Curriculum
SAM's Agenda was produced with the support of the Sheppard East Village BIA.
Please read here Mrs. Gassi's May 2018 message.
Here are Mrs. Gassi's messages from
September, October, November, December 2016, June 2017, September 2017, October, November and December 2017, January 2018 and March 2018 message.
Welcome and Information for Newcomers. Click here for the Chinese translation.
English Classes for Newcomers - Click here
Welcome and Information - Registration
Welcome and Information - Media Release and Parent Consent Forms
IMPORTANT - Parking/Moving Violations
Cyber Bullying - Parent Tips
Bullying, Understanding the Problem
Appropriate School Community Communications
Ward 21 Trustee
Our school's trustee is Mr. Abdul Hai Patel. You can reach him at:
or visit his personal TDSB web page here.
Please read his September 2017 letter here.
Ward 21 COMMUNITY TEA & COFFEEBring your questions, share your ideas, and learn about recent developments & initiatives in our schools.
Please join us!
Saturday June 9, 2018
TAIBU Community Health Centre
Please see the flyer here.
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