Thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers at Mohawk Gardens Public School who help with our programs and events throughout the school year!

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2018-2019 School Council Members

Executive:
Principal: Mrs. Martino
Staff Representatives: 
- Mrs. Faint
- Mrs. Howard
- Mrs. Kisko
- Miss Raspopov 
Co-Chair: Jenny Jack
Co-Chair: Tylene Reaume
Secretary: Monica Arora
Treasurer: Andre Walters

General Council Representatives 
(8 voting members):
- Andrew Cosgrove
- Samantha Kochhar
- Kim Maitland
- Stephanie MacNeil
- Marco Ruscitti
- Andrea Stevens
- Natasha Vilier
- Tamara Walters

Program/Event Coordinators:
PIC Representatives: Samantha Kochhar & Stephanie MacNeil
Graphic Design: Lauren Gareau
Signs: Joanna Christie & Lori Walker
Outdoor Sign & Tent: Marco Ruscitti
Garden/Planters: Olimpia Elliott
Communication, Social Media & Website: Tylene Reaume & Jenny Jack
Volunteer: Tylene Reaume
Fundraising: Karyn Silzer & Jennifer Villani
Grant: Sara Belford
Spirit Wear: Tamara Walters
Birthday Book Club: Kim Maitland
Breakfast Program: Liz Plunkett
Snack Program: Andra Moore 
Snack Room Program: Jenny Jack
Lunch Program: Andrea Stevens
Popcorn Day: Dannial Doel 
Cookie Day: Jenny Jack
Movie Night: Natasha Vilier
Dance-a-thon: Lynn Todd
Fun Fair Bake Sale: Jenny Jack
Fun Fair BBQ: Liz Plunkett
Fun Fair Concessions: Tamara Walters
Fun Fair Games: Natasha Vilier
Fun Fair Silent Auction: Andrea Stevens
Outdoor Play Group: Carlene Stacey
Reunion: Tylene Reaume & Rylie Scott
Legacy Bricks: Tylene Reaume
How to get involved:
Contact us at mgpscouncil@gmail.com

Join our private Facebook group and follow our public Facebook page

Attend our monthly school council meetings. Meetings are usually held in the school's library at 6:30 pm on the second Monday of the month unless otherwise indicated - no registration required. 
October 1, 2018 - Meeting Minutes
November 12, 2018
December 10, 2018

Learn more about School Councils with HDSB.

You do not need to attend a School Council meeting to be part of our volunteer team. 
All help is welcome! See Volunteer Info.

Our School Council supports many programs, events and fundraisers at our school.

Programs:
  • Breakfast Program - served Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 8:20 am - open to ALL students
  • Snack Program - fresh snack served to all classes weekly on Tuesdays at first break
  • LunchBox Program - delivered weekly on Wednesdays at second break (Boston Pizza, Mr. Sub, Pizza Pizza, Swiss Chalet, Quesada) and Mondays at second break from special vendors (Kelly's Bake Shoppe, Lunch Lady) - order through LunchBox Orders online - view LunchBox Orders schedule
  • Popcorn Days - delivered monthly on a Thursday at first break - order through School Cash Online    (Oct. 18, Nov. 8, Dec. 6, Feb. 7, Mar. 7, Apr. 11, May 9, June 6) 
  • Cookie Days - delivered monthly on a Thursday at second break - order through School Cash Online

    (Oct. 25, Nov. 29, Dec. 20, Feb. 28, Mar. 28, Apr. 25, May 30, June 20)

  • Birthday Book Club - every student receives a book, sticker & pencil on or close to their birthday
  • Kindergarten Mentoring - SK parents available to advise JK parents
  • Kindness Wednesdays - wear pink for bullying prevention and awareness
  • Spirit Fridays - wear school colours: orange/blue or MGPS Spirit Wear - sold in Oct 2018
  • Special Days - Pajama Day, Wacky Hair Day, Tacky Sweater Day, Silly Hat Day, etc. usually with $1 to $2 donation to support leadership initiatives
  • M.G. Neighbourhood Outdoor Play Group - established in June 2018 as part of "Power Off and Play" campaign with Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington with goal to meet bi-monthly and play outside - join our Facebook group

Special Events (some dates to be confirmed):
  • Appleby Street Festival - September 23, 2018, 1:00 to 5:00 pm
  • Terry Fox Run - September 26, 2018
  • Picture Day - September 27, 2018
  • Orange Shirt Day - September 28, 2018
  • Cross Country Meet - October 4, 2018
  • Open House Night - October 4, 2018, 6:00 to 7:30 pm
  • Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) Conference - October 13, 2018
  • 50th Anniversary Launch Assembly - Mon. Oct. 15, 2018, 11 to 11:30 am
  • 50th Anniversary School Open House & 2 pm Ceremony - Sat. Oct. 20, 2018, 12 to 4 pm
  • Take Me Outside Day - October 24, 2018
  • The Great Big Crunch - October 25, 2018
  • Halloween Parade & Assembly - October 31, 2018
  • Indigo Love of Reading Assembly - November 7, 2018
  • Remembrance Day Assembly - November 8, 2018
  • Movie Night - Hotel Transylvania 3 - November 16, 2018 - doors open at 6 pm
  • Scholastic Book Fair - December 3 to 6, 2018 - open until 8 pm on Dec. 5th
  • Craft & Cookie Night - December 5, 2018 - 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Junglesport Week - January 7 to 11, 2019 
  • Junglesport Family Night - January 10, 2019
  • MGPS Night at Laser Quest Oakville - January 21 or 28 TBD, 2019
  • MI (Mohawk Inspiration) Days - TBA January March & June
  • Purple Kindness Day - January 31, 2019 (PA Day on Feb. 1st)
  • Dance-a-thon - February 14, 2019
  • Pancake Breakfast - March 5, 2019
  • Rockin' Jump MG Fundraiser Night - Spring 2019 
  • Earth Day Community Clean Up - Sat. April 20, 2019
  • Outdoor Play Guest Speaker, Adam Bienenstock - April 25, 2019
  • Jump Rope for Heart - April 26, 2019
  • Diversity Night - TBA
  • Family Math Night - TBA
  • Family Art Night - TBA
  • Track & Field Meet - May 2019
  • Relay Meet - May 2019
  • Volunteer Tea - May 13, 2019
  • Kindergarten Orientation - May 16, 2019
  • EQAO Breakfasts - May 22, 23, 24 (Gr. 3) & May 27, 28, 29 (Gr. 6)
  • Bike to School Week - May 27 to May 31, 2019
  • MaraFUN - JK to Gr. 2 - June 6, 2019
  • FUN FAIR - June 13, 2019
  • Track & Field meet - June 2019
  • Think Bowl Competition (Gr. 5 & 6) - June 2019
  • Kindergarten Year End Field Trip - June 2019
  • Kindergarten Spring Concert - June 2019
  • Kindergarten Water Play Day - June 2019
  • Gr. 6 Year End Field Trip to Canada's Wonderland - June 2019
  • Gr. 6 Year End Awards Assembly - June 2019
  • Gr. 1 to Gr. 6 Recognition Assembly - June 2019
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