Thank you to all 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(s): Paula Montgomery & TBA

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: TBA
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(s): Liz Plunkett & TBA
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
Garden: Olimpia Elliott
Reunion: Tylene Reaume
Legacy Brick: Tylene Reaume
Other: TBA

Resources (coming soon):
School Year in Review 2016-2017
School Year in Review 2015-2016
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, 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 anti-bullying awareness
  • Spirit Fridays - wear school colours: orange/blue or MGPS Spirit Wear
  • Special Days - Wacky Hair, Tacky Sweater, Crazy Hat, etc. usually with $2 donation to support leadership initiatives

Special Events:

  • Open House - September 21, 2017 - 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • Terry Fox Run & Orange Day - September 29, 2017
  • Family Math Night - October 17, 2017 - 6:00 to 8:00 pm
  • Garden Day - October TBA 2017
  • Remembrance Day Assembly - November 10, 2017
  • Movie Nights - November 17, 2017 & April TBA
  • Winter Celebration Night - December TBA 2017
  • Junglesport Family Night - January TBA 2018
  • Dance-a-thon - February TBA 2018
  • Earth Day Clean Up - April 21st and 22nd, 2018
  • Kindergarten Orientation - May TBA 2018
  • Fun Fair - June 7, 2018
  • MaraFun - June TBA 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 - Fall TBA 2018
Fundraisers:

Terra Cotta Cookie Co. - November TBA

Spirit Wear - sales of school branded t-shirts, hoodies and hats - November TBA

Oliver's Labels - ongoing - http://www.oliverslabels.com/mohawkgardens

Mabel's Labels - ongoing - http://mabelslabels.com/c/?type=fundraiser&b=5165&cur_website=base

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