John G. Althouse (JGA) is a middle school (gr 6-8) in the Martingrove/Eglinton area. At JGA we are committed to creating a secure environment where all students can thrive intellectually, physically, artistically and emotionally. We honour cultural, social and academic diversity and ensure that our students can confidently take an active role in their school. Our halls are full of athletes, musicians, mathematicians, scientists, cooks, woodworkers, artists, writers, readers, thinkers and collaborators. We encourage students to support each other and to reach out to our community. We have a dual-track Special Education-gifted program, Guidance, Special Education, ESL and Library.