Garden Avenue Public School is situated between Parkside Drive and Roncesvalles Avenue, near St. Joseph's Health Centre. The school was founded in 1957. Garden Avenue P.S. was known as Argentina P.S. between 1961 and 1982.
The school has an enrolment of approximately 205 students, a majority of whom have English as their First Language. Approximately 85% are born in Canada. Garden Avenue School offers Kindergarten to Grade 6 programs. The school shares space with Sunnyside Garden Daycare which serves children between two-and-a-half and 12 years old. This allows our students seamless transitions from daycare to school.
Our Mission Statement:
At Garden Avenue P.S., the teachers, students, and parents work together to provide a caring and safe and accepting learning environment where all students can maximize their learning potential and positive self image. We are committed to a school and workplace that is inclusive and free from bullying (physical, verbal, social or cyber), abuse (physical, sexual or psychological), and discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, culture, religion, gender, language, disability, sexual orientation or physical appearance or any other attribute.