Rolph Road Elementary School's Mission Statement
Rolph Road Elementary School, which first opened in 1939, serves students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 6 and also houses an independently run daycare facility. We provide curriculum enrichment through partnerships with specialists for every class from JK to Grade 6 (Scientists in the School, visiting artists and guest speakers). We have an exciting music program, offering recorder and vocal instruction, with performance opportunities. Students engage in technology regularly, using in class computers, our computer lab, a class set of wireless laptops and seven Smart Boards. Our students also participate in a variety of extra curricular activities, including our participation in a number of inter-school sporting events.
Sports and Clubs
Rolph Road participates in a number of inter-school sports tournaments. we usually compete in the following sports each year: cross country running, slo-pitch softball, volleyball, basketball, hockey, soccer and track and field. Both staff and parents coach the students and manage the teams in an effective partnership.
Clubs also enrich the lives of our students. Every year, we participate in the TDSB's Folkfest Jamboree. We also have an active Eco Club which has helped the school attain Gold Eco-School Status.
Rolph Road annually participates in the Robotics Lego League Competition. Students are required to do research on a designated topic as well as program a robot to run through a course. The team usually performs quite well, including competing in the provincial championships!