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Place Category: Schools
Where is it located?
Shirley Street Public School is located near the southwest corner of Dundas Street and Brock Avenue. It was first built in 1881 as a two-room school. The present school was built in 1963.
What grades does it serve?
Shirley Street Public School serves kids from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 6.
Rating and Ranking
The Fraser institute rated Shirley Street Public School 7.2/10 for 2015-2016 years based on their performance is the EQAO testing done across Ontario which ranks it at 713 out of 2900 schools in Ontario. For more information and updated stats, you can click on here.
What languages does it serve?
Shirley Street Public School serves French Immersion Programs.
Facilities and Activities
The school is a warm, welcoming school with a small population of students and dedicated staff. Over 40 percent of students come from homes where English is not their first language. Shirley Street is an Integrated International Languages Extended Day school. Students choose to study Portuguese, Chinese or Spanish. At Shirley Street P.S. students and staff practice Eco-friendly habits in the execution of their daily activities. They take on the everyday responsibilities of maintaining a clean school and reducing the energy use to a minimum. Staff and students separate waste, paper, plastic, tin and compost in an effort to reduce the overall waste output as a school.