Nima

March 21st, 2017 Trustees Gershon and Laskin: As a parent of two JFPS students (one former and one current), I write to express my disbelief and profound disappointment with the TDSB’s handling of the proposed construction of a condo tower next to the school. As you well know, John Fisher is one of the oldest …

Eugene

March 21st, 2017 I am writing to object to several elements of your process with respect to the implications of the proposed tower adjacent to John Fisher 1) Notice period: two days notice is simply not sufficient. You will be accused of running a sham process, and of showing obvious bias towards a pre-determined outcome, …

Alison

March 22nd, 2017 Dear TDSB Trustees, I am writing this letter ahead of your March 22nd, 2017 TDSB meeting to express my concerns. My daughters are in Grade 4 & 2 at John Fisher PS. We chose this neighbourhood partially because of the school’s excellent reputation and because we wanted a French immersion experience for …

Colleen

March 22nd, 2017 Gerri and Shelley, I would first like to be clear that this email is going to be not only factual but also extremely emotional. I have, along with many other parents, written to you and many others on behalf of our children and families regarding the unfair situation at John Fisher school. …

Jeremy & Amy

This is a message for the TDSB trustees regarding John Fisher public school and the freezing of enrolment for students in their local English school. Make no mistake, every student attempting to switch to their English catchment school would rather stay at John Fisher. As a father of a student who attends John Fisher Public …

Elana

March 6th, 2017 TDSB Staff, I am writing this letter strictly on behalf of my family. It is time to take a stand and make it clear that if the risk assessment shows that 18-30 Erskine can not be built safely beyond a shadow of a doubt, JFPS a school of 500 children and a …

Elizabeth

March 21st, 2017 Dear Trustees Gershon and Laskin, I write in strong opposition to the motion proposing a new TDSB student placement procedure (outlined   here:http://www.tdsb.on.ca/Leaders…/Boardroom/AgendaMinutes.aspx…). First, my first grade child and other John Fisher students are already being victimized by being asked to choose between two untenable options: a school in a noisy, dangerous …

Catherine

March 21st, 2017 Trustees Gershon, Laskin and TDSB: You are failing our children. Despite having known since 2013 about the proposed plan to construct a tower next door to the John Fisher school site, you have not provided parents with any concrete plans to maintain the quality of the learning environment currently at John Fisher. …

Yvonne

March 21st, 2017 Good Afternoon, I’m writing this letter ahead of your March 22nd, 2017 TDSB meeting to express my concerns. My daughter Helen is in Grade 4 at John Fisher PS, she started in September after we moved from Thornhill into the city. We moved to Eglinton / Mt.Pleasant area for 2 reasons – …

Andrew

March 21st, 2017 Trustees Gershon and Laskin, I am the parent of a former JFPS student and of a current one and I am writing to express my tremendous disappointment with the ongoing fiasco over the construction of an absurd condo tower on the school property line. It remains a mystery to me how the …