Thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers at Mohawk Gardens Public School who help with our programs, events and fundraisers throughout the school year!
How to get involved:
  • Contact us at mgpscouncil@gmail.com
  • Join our private Facebook group and follow our school's public Facebook page
  • Arrange a school tour - visit the MG Snack Room and see our programs in action!
  • Volunteer when you are available - see Volunteer Info
  • Attend our monthly school council meetings (for voting and non-voting members). 
    • 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 - all are welcome!
    • 2019-2020 TBD: Sept. 9, Oct. 7 (1 week earlier due to holiday), Nov. 11, Dec. 9, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Mar. 9, Apr. 6 (1 week earlier due to holiday), May 11, June 8
    • Meetings usually start with a presentaton about initiatives at the school followed by sharing of monthly reports from our principal, treasurer, co-chairs and program/event coordinators. Learn about what's happening at MGPS! 
    • Find out 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 eventsfundraisers and programs at our school.

Reminders:
Daily - Breakfast program
Mondays - Salad Cart program ($) & monthly LunchBox Orders ($)
Tuesdays - Snack program
Kindness Wednesdays - wear pink for kindness & weekly LunchBox Orders Program ($)
Thursdays - monthly Popcorn Days ($) and Cookie Days ($)
Spirit Fridays - wear school colours - orange & blue!

Program Quicklist:
  • Breakfast Program - served Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 8:20 am - open to ALL students, cancelled if buses are cancelled
  • Snack Program - fresh snack served to ALL classes weekly on Tuesdays at first break
  • Salad Cart Program ($) - salad items prepared and served to Gr. 1 to Gr. 6 students for second break - order through School Cash Online
  • LunchBox Orders Program ($) - 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) - order through LunchBox Orders online - view LunchBox Orders schedule
  • Popcorn Days ($) - delivered monthly on a Thursday at first or second break - order through School Cash Online            (2019-2020 TBD: Oct. 3, Nov. 7, Dec. 5, Feb. 6, Mar. 5, Apr. 2, May 7, June 4) 
  • Cookie Days ($) - delivered monthly on a Thursday at second break - order through School Cash Online

    (2019-2020 TBD: Oct. 24, Nov. 28, Dec. 19, Feb. 27, Mar. 26, Apr. 23, May 28, June 25)

  • Birthday Book Club - every student receives a book, sticker & pencil on or close to their birthday (summer birthdays distributed in June)
  • Kindergarten Mentoring - SK parents available to advise JK parents
  • 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 - received grant funds in 2019 from the City of Burlington.
Subpages (3): Events Fundraisers Programs