Toronto District School Board

Buchanan Public School (GR. JK-08)

Buchanan Public School opened in 1954.  The school was named after the Buchanan family who settled in the area in 1830.

Buchanan Public School serves a diverse student population of over 320 students from grades JK to grade 8. The school also provides a supportive environment to students in four special needs classes. (Mild Intellectual Disabilities, Primary, Junior and Intermediate Autism Programs and Home School).

The school has an affiliation with a local daycare (Scarborough Citadel Daycare).

Buchanan offers specialist teachers in the following areas:

  •  Physical Education, Vocal/Instrumental Music, French, the Arts
  •  Mathematics, History/Geography and Science  


(416) 396-6100
(416) 396-6104

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Linda De Medeiros

Office Staff:
Victoria Weekes
School Council Chair(s):
Robert McGuigan
4 Bucannan Rd, Scarborough, ON
M1R 3V3

Our Mission
To enable all students to reach high levels of achievement and to acquire
the knowledge, skills, and values
they need to become responsible members of a democratic society.
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