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: 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.

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.

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 October 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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School News

  • School News includes announcements that are featured in our weekly newsletter sent by email to all parents/guardians. You can review messages sent to you through the SchoolConnects Parent Portal.
  • Kindergarten Registration If you have a child born in 2014 who will be coming for Junior Kindergarten in September and you haven’t yet registered, please do so as soon as possible! Late registrations often result in restructuring and reorganizing our classes so please register early to avoid this. If you have neighbours or friends who have not yet registered, please remind them to come to the office to pick up a registration package. See Kindergarten Info.Please note: Our new secretary, Ms. Short, will be at the school on Thursday, April 26th (also Art Night) from 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm for registration for parents/guardians who are unable to make it in during the school day.
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 1:48 AM by MGPS Council
  • Community Clean Up Thanks! Thank you to all the wonderful families and neighbours who helped us clean up the school grounds on Saturday morning as part of BurlingtonGreen's annual Community Clean Up event. We also prepared the front bed for planting (in May) and we welcome donations of perennial plants. Contact if you can help out.Reminder: Our students will be doing some community clean up on Monday, April 23rd so please send them with gloves.
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 1:40 AM by MGPS Council
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Coming up...

Upcoming Dates:
Apr. 21st & Apr. 23rd - Earth Day community clean up of school grounds and community parks - students are reminded to bring gloves
Apr. 23rd - School Council Meeting at 6:30 pm & Fun Fair Meeting at 7:30 pm
Apr. 25th - Mr. Sub - Lunch Box
Apr. 25th - Gr. 1 Field Trip to RBG & Green Room Field Trip
Apr. 26th - Cookie Day (pre-orders only)
Apr. 26th - Family Art Night - register using this form
Apr. 27th - PD Day

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.

Cookbooks on sale in May

Thank you for all of your recipe and artwork submissions for our first cookbook to be sold this May thanks to a grant from Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington. After voting by students, the winner of the cookbook cover contest was S. Miller - Congratulations! Watch for sale announcements coming next month!

Nutrition Program Appreciation

Mohawk Gardens offers a daily breakfast program and a weekly snack program thanks to grants provided by Halton Food for Thought, Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington and President's Choice Children's Charity. We also receive regular food donations from St. Elizabeth's Anglican Church. We are also grateful for the volunteer support we receive from Cargill Canada, RBC and the Rotary Club of Burlington. Special thanks to IKEA Canada for visiting our breakfast program with a donation of reusable food bags and for donating several sets of plates, bowls and cutlery for our nutrition program. For more information about how you can donate or volunteer, please contact

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:

Power Off and Play!

Mohawk Gardens would like to encourage our families to participate in the Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington campaign to Power Off and Play!. HKCC is looking for Neighbourhood Play Champions and Youth leaders to run activities for our children. If this is something that interests you, please contact More info is available online at: and