Our School

Sir John A Macdonald Public School serves a population of 350 students in grades K-8 in Pickering, Ontario.

The Sir John A Macdonald school community is a safe and caring one with a focus on academics, safety and character education. The school team works collaboratively to emphasize success for each student.

For parents

The DDSB parent portal provides specific information about your child's education.

Transportation, pick-up and drop-off

Help us support a culture of respect and harmony by adhering to school bus and transportation safety rules. When driving your child(ren) to and from school, please use designated drop-off and pick-up locations. When using these locations, please wait outside for your child.

Questions and concerns

If you have any questions or concerns about your child’s experience at school, begin by contacting your child's teacher. If you wish to meet with another staff member, contact the school office to book a meeting. Please remember to sign in at the school office when you arrive.