Dec 29

Academic Support Program Resumes Monday, January 8, 2018 

Hello all volunteers, happy holiday and Happy early new year. Hope all of you are enjoying your break.

We will resume our academic support programming starting Monday, January 8, 2018 🙂 .Your schedule volunteer day will still remain the same however if you need to change the  day please email me as soon as possible.


Monday, January 8, 2018 ( Academic Support Program Resumes)



Thank you so much,



Police Reference Check

All volunteer who started in fall, should have received their police check. If you have not already done so, please return your police check.


Oct 02

Free Parking


Great News ! For those who are driving down, there is free parking available at Nelson Mendela Park Public School parking lot. Parking is available from 4:30 PM – 8:00 PM Monday to Thursday. If you are taking advantage of this opportunity, please ensure you leave your respective program space at 7:45 PM as the gates to the parking lot will close at 8PM sharp.



Oct 02

Important Dates

I would like to remind you of important dates listed below. There will be no programming at Pathways on the days listed below.  We also do not hold programming on days where Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has their own scheduled school closure with some exceptions. Please click on the link to view the official school year calendar for the Toronto District School Board .


Thanksgiving October 9, 2017
Board-wide PA Day November 17, 2017
Board-wide PA Day December 1, 2017
Christmas Break December 25, 2017 to January 5, 2018 (inclusive)
Last day of school is December 22, 2017
School resumes January 8, 2018
Secondary PA Day – (Semestered Schools only) * February 1, 2018
Board-wide PA Day February 16, 2018
Family Day February 19, 2018
March Break March 12 to 16, 2018
Good Friday March 30, 2018
Easter Monday April 2, 2018
Victoria Day May 21, 2018
Secondary School PA Day (Full Year Schools only) * June 27, 2018
Secondary School PA Day June 28, 2018
Board-wide PA Day June 29, 2018

Aug 29

Keep Calm Pathways Program Commences September 18, 2017

Hello Volunteers !

I am pleased to inform you that all Pathways to Education programs will be officially starting:

Week of September 18th


 For the 2017-2018 school year, you are scheduled for:

Department: Academic Support

Program: Junior / Senior

Location: 585 Dundas St E, Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

Days: Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday

Time Blocks: : 4:00pm to 6:00pm

5:00pm to 7:00pm

6:00pm to 8:00pm

During the first week, here are a few things to keep in mind:

NEW VOLUNTEERS: Make sure to bring in your Police Reference Check

ALL VOLUNTEERS: Pick up your name tag and wear it during your session

Apr 06

Volunteer Recruitment 2017-2018


We are recruiting for volunteers for the September 2017 – June 2018 school year. As a volunteer, you have a significant impact on our students’ achievement by being their mentor, sharing a moment of laughter, helping them through that difficult math problem, and helping them get more out of Shakespeare. This is your opportunity to get involved and make a difference !


1.      Must be 18 years and older. 

2.      Must pass the Toronto Police Reference Check 

3.      Passionate about working with Youth.

4.      Previous experience working with youth an asset. 

5.      If apply to be a Tutor, must have strong academic background in one of Mathematics, Science, or Social Sciences/English. 

If you are interested in getting involved, please sign-up on our wait-list for the next intake in October 2017.