For those who don't know yet, next week Hayley and I will be moving our family to an area of Toronto called Thorncliffe Park. This extremely diverse community is near the Ontario Science Center in Toronto's neighbourhood of East York.
The Toronto Sun article - here - goes on to highlight some of the demographics of the school in this amazing area:
THORNCLIFFE PARK PUBLIC SCHOOL BY THE NUMBERSPlease pray for us as we make the move and connect with those in the neighbourhood! Click here to read the entire article
1,571: Number of students (largest in North America)
1,453: Number of students whose primary language is not English (93%)
1,147: Number of Junior Kindergarten to Grade 3 students (Lukas' friends)
47 countries represented
97% of the students live in highrise buidlings (we are moving into one of these)