Information for Runnymede Parents

January 22nd’s Parent Council meeting included a question and answer session with our TDSB Trustee Robin Pilkey and MPP Bhutila Karpoche.

Runnymede parents had a chance to “Ask Anything” and this produced some great discussion on everything from government cut backs, to TDSB budget cuts to job action.

Click here to read a summary of the discussion and find some suggestions for ways parents can express concerns regarding education cuts to the Provincial Government.

Click here for more information about the TDSB 2019-2020 budget.

Click here to reference the Ontario Government’s revised education strategy.

What is at Stake?

The following information has been provided to Runnymede parents by ETT (Elementary Teachers Toronto).  Please see below for information regarding the current Teacher Labour Action and negotiations.

Interested in showing support for teachers, and letting the government know your views on public education cuts?

protest map
Thursday, Feb 6th
Runnymede & other Ward 7 teachers will be at Christine Hogarth’s constituency office for Etobicoke-Lakeshore
195 Norseman Street, Unit 21
Parents and students are welcome to join and show support!

Friday, Feb 7th
Runnymede teachers will be picketing in front of the school from 11am to noon, then  Runnymede, Western Tech and Swansea teachers will meet on Bloor St. west of Runnymede Rd. to show strength in numbers.
Parents and students can join teachers on Bloor st., in a show of support for public education