School Hours

Morning supervision begins at 8:10 am
Entry Bell: 8:25 am

Period 1: 8:25-9:25 am
Period 2: 9:25-10:05 am
First Nutrition Break: 10:05-10:45 am
Period 3: 10:45-11:35 am
Period 4: 11:35-12:25 pm
Second Nutrition Break (Lunch): 12:25-1:15 pm
Period 5: 1:15-2:15 pm
Period 6: 2:15-2:55 pm

Dismissal: 2:55 pm (Kindergarten 2:45)
End of day supervision ends at 3:10 pm

Mohawk Gardens P.S.


About Us

Mohawk Gardens Public School is a Kindergarten to Grade 6 school in southeast Burlington, Ontario and we are excited to be celebrating our 50th Anniversary in 2018. Our school colours are blue and orange and our mascot is a mustang. 

Contact our school office at: 905-632-3946.

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Special Guests Feb. 20th

As part of Halton Food for Thought's Feeduary event, we will have special guests, Mayor Rick Goldring, and HDSB Ward 5 Trustee, Amy Collard, visiting our school's Breakfast program on Tuesday morning (Feb. 20th at 8:00 am) to serve food to our students. Set your alarms!

DANCE-A-THON GOAL REACHED!!!

Thank you Mohawk Gardens community for supporting our school's biggest FUNdraiser, our annual Glow in the Dark Dance-a-thon on Wednesday, February 14th and using School Cash Online for your donations. Students had so much fun dancing on Valentine's Day under the special glow lights and we are super excited to announce that we surpassed our goal and raised over $6,700 which will go towards literacy and music resources and our outdoor learning garden to be constructed this Spring near the south blacktop. THANK YOU!!!

Coming up...

Call for Volunteers - Do you have time to help out this year? See Volunteer Info for more information.

Our next School Council meeting will be March 5th.

Upcoming Dates:
Feb. 21st - Mr. Sub - Lunch Box
Feb. 22nd - Cookie Day
Feb. 28th - Pita Pit - Lunch Box
Mar. 5th - School Council Meeting at 6:30 pm
Mar. 7th - Pizza Pizza - Lunch Box
Mar. 21st - Boston Pizza - Lunch Box
Mar. 23rd - Treat Sale supporting Gr. 6
Mar. 28th - Mr. Sub - Lunch Box

Notes:
Class photos were sent home Jan. 30th.
Spirit Wear orders were sent home Feb. 14th.

Forest of Reading Program

Mohawk Gardens is participating in the annual Forest of Reading program. Ask your children about the books they are reading and voting on for the Blue Spruce and Silver Birch awards.

Scholastic NOW ONLINE

Scholastic Reading Club orders can now be made online. Make your selections and pay online and the order will be delivered to your child's class plus each order earns classroom rewards.

Fall Fundraiser Success

Thank you for supporting our school's Fall Fundraiser with Terra Cotta Cookie Co. We are excited that we raised almost $4,000 to support literacy resources at the school.

IKEA Donation Appreciation

A special thank you to IKEA Canada for donating reusable bags filled with breakfast items to our Breakfast Club and for donating several sets of plates, bowls and cutlery for our Breakfast Club and Snack Program.

Veggie/Fruit of the Week

Mohawk Gardens Public School was proudly accepted to participate in the Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington program "Choose to boost veggies and fruits." Due to grant funding, we were able to offer the veggie/fruit of the week during our breakfast and/or snack programs at the school. For more info about this initiative and how you can help out, please contact: mgpscouncil@gmail.com

Entry & Dismissal

Note: Breakfast Club is open to all students - served Mon. to Fri. from 8:00 to 8:20 am in the school's west hallway by the library - volunteers always needed - see Volunteer Info

8:25 am - Purple Room students should meet in the North Kindergarten pen (as of November 7th). Yellow, Red, Blue and Green Room students should meet in the West Kindergarten pen. All Gr. 1 to Gr. 6 students should meet on the blacktop in your designated area. Gr. 1 and 2 enter through Door #10 and Gr. 3 to 6 enter through Door #8.

2:45 pm - Yellow, Red, Blue and Green Rooms are dismissed from the West Kindergarten pen. Purple Room is dismissed from their classroom - Door #18.

2:55 pm - Gr. 1 and 2 students are dismissed from Door #10 and Gr. 3 to 6 students are dismissed through Door #8.

Note: The YMCA aftercare program is dismissed as instructed to parents.

If you require further information please contact the school office at: 905-632-3946.