Steele tough - mentally, morally and physically
Sir Samuel B. Steele Junior Public School is located between Pharmacy and Warden just north of McNicoll. The school first opened in 1979 and was expanded in 1995, creating eight new classrooms, a computer lab, a music room and a second gymnasium. The school serves over 345 students representing approximately 30 different language groups. Sir Samuel B. Steele offers an English program, Kindergarten to Grade 6; an Extended French program from Grade 4 to Grade 6; one Developmental Disability class, Grades 1 - 6, one Full Day Diagnostic Kindergarten class, for both Junior and Senior Kindergarten students.
Mission Statement: Students attending Sir Samuel B. Steele Junior Public School strive for excellence in all their academic, athletic, artistic and extra curricular pursuits. Our mission is to encourage pupils to develop to their potential in a multicultural environment as they become Canadian citizens. Our school motto, "Steele tough - mentally, morally and physically" reflects the unique life of Sir Samuel Benfield Steele.
Code of Behaviour: We support the Toronto District School Board's Safe and Caring Schools policies and guidelines through announcements, assemblies and curricular integration. Our staff is committed to the use of strategies to avoid conflict and promote peace and understanding within the student and staff population.