Toronto District School Board

John McCrae Public School (GR. JK-08)

" The Torch - Be Yours to Hold It High"
   John McCrae Public School, designed by Raymond Moriyama, first opened in 1969. It was named to commemorate Canadian Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae, MD, who, in 1915, composed the poem, "In Flanders Fields". Our motto is: "The Torch - Be Yours to Hold It High".
We serve a diverse school population and community. We provide a safe, nurturing environment where students acquire the skills, knowledge, and values necessary to become lifelong learners. 
   Our staff consists of an excellent mix of teachers with a wide range of teaching experience and personal and professional backgrounds.
(416) 396-6395
(416) 396-6488

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Ruweida Hassan-Bismilla

Andrea Douglas
Office Staff:
Linda Buchanan
Vicki Ezeard
School Council Chair(s):
Denise Nelson-Mogaji
431 McCowan Rd, Scarborough, ON
M1J 1J1

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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