Thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers at Mohawk Gardens Public School who help with our programs and events throughout the school year!
2017-2018 School Council Members

Executive:
Principal: Elizabeth Kennedy
Staff Representative: Deb Etmanski 
Chair: Heather deHaan
Co-Chair/Secretary: Tylene Reaume
Treasurer: Brenda Johnson
PIC Representative: Paula Montgomery

General Council Representatives 
(8 voting members):
- Liz Clark-Luzza
- Lindsay Hooper
- Michael Hunter
- Jenny Jack
- Kim Maitland
- Liz Plunkett
- Lynn Todd
- Natasha Vilier

Program/Event Coordinators:
Communications: Heather deHaan
Graphic Design: Lauren Gareau
Sign: Marco Ruscitti
Volunteer: Tylene Reaume
Fundraising: Karyn Silzer
Grant: Sara Belford
Spirit Wear: Tamara Walters
Birthday Book Club: Kim Maitland
Breakfast Club: Liz Plunkett
Snack Program: Tiara Marianetti 
Sandwich Program: Jenny Jack
Lunch Program: Andrea Stevens and Shannon Hughes
Popcorn Day: Dannial Doel 
Cookie Day: Jenny Jack
Healthy Kids Community Challenge Representative: Liz Plunkett
Movie Night: Natasha Vilier
Dance-a-thon: Lynn Todd
Recipe Book: Jenny Jack
Bake Sale: Jenny Jack
Fun Fair: Liz Clark-Luzza
Crochet Club: Claudia Vargas
Cursive Writing Club: Jenny Jack
Garden: Olimpia Elliott
Reunion: Tylene Reaume
Legacy Brick: Tylene Reaume

Resources:
Minutes 2016-2017
Minutes 2017-2018


2017-2018 School Council Nominations 
due by Oct. 2nd at 12 pm:
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 held in the school's library at 6:30 pm on the second Monday of the month (unless otherwise noted): September 11, October 2 (1 week earlier due to holiday), November 13, December 11 (cancelled), January 15 (1 week later due to holiday), February 12, March 19 (1 week later due to holiday), April 9, May 14, June TBA

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 Club - 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
  • Lunch Program - weekly on Wednesdays (Pizza Pizza, Boston Pizza, Mr. Sub, Pita Pit)
  • Popcorn Days - monthly - Thursdays: Oct. 19, Nov. 9, Dec. 7, Jan. 11
  • Cookie Days - monthly - Thursdays: Oct. 26, Nov. 30, Dec. 21, Jan. 25
  • Birthday Book Club - every student receives a book, sticker & pencil on their birthday
  • Kindergarten Mentoring - SK parents available to advise JK parents
  • Acceptance Wednesdays - wear pink for bullying prevention and awareness
  • Spirit Fridays - wear school colours: orange/blue or MGPS Spirit Wear
  • Special Days - Pajama Day, Wacky Hair Day, Tacky Sweater Day, Crazy Hat Day, etc. usually with $1 to $2 donation to support leadership initiatives such as WE.org

Special Events:

  • Open House - September 21, 2017 - 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • Terry Fox Run & Orange Shirt Day - September 29, 2017
  • Family Math Night - October 17, 2017 - 6:00 to 8:00 pm
  • Garden Day - October 15, 2017
  • Remembrance Day Assembly - November 10, 2017
  • Movie Nights - November 17, 2017 (Despicable Me 3) & April TBA
  • Craft Night - December 7, 2017
  • Junglesport Family Night - January 11, 2018
  • Diversity/Active Chefs Family Night - February 8, 2018
  • Dance-a-thon - February 14, 2018
  • Earth Day Clean Up - April 21st and 22nd, 2018
  • Kindergarten Orientation - May TBA 2018
  • Fun Fair - June 7, 2018
  • MaraFun - June 8, 2018
  • Track & Field meets - June TBA 2018
  • Kindergarten Water Play Day - June TBA 2018
  • Gr. 1 to Gr. 6 Play Day - June TBA 2018
  • 50th Anniversary - School Open House & Dinner - October TBA 2018
Fundraisers:

Terra Cotta Cookie Co. - order forms were due back on Nov. 22nd - cookies were delivered on Dec. 13th for pickup from 2:45 to 5:45 pm in west hallway by library

Spirit Wear - online sales of school branded t-shirts, hoodies and hats - orders due online by Dec. 17th https://mgmustangs.itemorder.com

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