Glen Park is a diverse community bringing together people from broad socio-economic backgrounds. The Glen Park Public School recently received the Canada Award of Excellence from the National Quality Institute. This award recognizes the improved standards and above average test results achieved at this school, which also boasts a strong French Immersion program. 

This neighbourhood is bounded by the Briar Hil Avenue on the South, Bathurst Street on the East, Lawrence Avenue W on the North, and the CPR Railway lines on the West. 

Notable Amenities at Glen Park

1. Schools and Education:  Joyce Public School, Briar Hill Junior Public School, Glen Park Public School, St. Charles Elementary, Our Lady of the Assumption Elementary, Sts. Cosmas & Damian Elementary, Dante Alighieri Academy Secondary, Regina Mundi Elementary, Fieldstone School

2. Food and Restaurants: Randy’s Take-Out (Caribbean), Il Mulino (Italian), Raps Authentic JamaicanYogurty’s FroyoChurrasqueira Costa Verde BBQ Chicken (Portuguese), Sabatino’s Ristorante

3. Shopping, Leisure and Recreation:  The Lawrence Square Shopping Centre on Lawrence Avenue West at the Allen Expressway, The Lawrence Plaza at the north-west corner of Lawrence Avenue and Bathurst Street, street shopping on both Dufferin Street and Marlee Avenue, The Glen Long Community Centre at 35 Glen Long Avenue, The Columbus Centre at 901 Lawrence Avenue West.

Getting to Glen Park by Public Transit:

Lawrence West Station and Glencairn Station on the YUS Subway Line - 52, 59, and 352 on Lawrence Avenue W - 109 on Marlee Avenue - 7 and 310 on Bathurst Street - 14 Glencairn Avenue - 29 and 329 Dufferin Street - 47 on Caledonia Road