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: Liz Plunkett & Jenny Jack
Bake Sale: Jenny Jack
Fun Fair: Liz Clark-Luzza
Garden: Olimpia Elliott
Reunion: Tylene Reaume
Legacy Brick: Tylene Reaume

Resources:
Meeting Minutes 2016-2017
Meeting 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 (cancelled), March 5 (1 week earlier due to holiday), April 16 (1 week later due to holiday), 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 - Oct. 19, Nov. 9, Dec. 7, Jan. 11, Feb. 15, Mar. 8, Apr. 12, May 10, June 5
  • Cookie Days - Oct. 26, Nov. 30, Dec. 21, Jan. 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 29, Apr. 26, May 24, June 21
  • 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
  • Movie Nights - November 17, 2017 (Despicable Me 3) & April 26, 2018 (Movie TBA)
  • Craft & Cookie Night - December 7, 2017
  • MI (Mohawk Inspiration) Days - December 11, 2017 & Spring TBA
  • Junglesport Family Night - January 11, 2018
  • Diversity Night - February 8, 2018
  • Pancake Breakfast - February 13, 2018
  • Dance-a-thon - February 14, 2018
  • Earth Day Clean Up - April 21st and 22nd, 2018
  • Kindergarten Orientation - May 17, 2018
  • EQAO Breakfasts - 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 & Evening Event - October 20, 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 for delivery to school in mid-January, delayed until mid-February https://mgmustangs.itemorder.com

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