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!

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Members:
MGPS School Council 2019-2020

Monthly Meetings 2019-2020:
October 15, 2019 - TUESDAY
November 11, 2019
December 9, 2019
January 13, 2020
February 10, 2020
March 9, 2020
April 6, 2020
May 11, 2020
June 8, 2020

Monthly Meetings 2018-2019:

Fundraising Year in Review:
Year in Review 2018-2019

More Info:
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!
    • Nominations for School Council voting positions opened on Aug. 30 and closed on Sept. 9 with elections held at our first meeting on Sept. 16. All executive and voting positions have been acclaimed.
    • 2019-2020 TBD: Sept. 16 (1 week later due to nominations/election period), Oct. 15 (Tuesday, postponed from Oct. 8th), 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, Monday to Friday - Breakfast program
Mondays - Salad Cart program every other week ($) & monthly LunchBox Orders ($)
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 8:10 am to 8:25 am - open to ALL students, cancelled if buses are cancelled - entry through Door #8 off of southwest blacktop
  • Snack Program - fresh snack prepared and delivered to ALL classes weekly on Tuesdays at first break
  • Salad Cart Program ($) - salad items prepared and served to Gr. 1 to Gr. 6 students every other Monday for second break in the gym hallway - order through School Cash Online
  • LunchBox Orders Program ($) - delivered weekly on Wednesdays at second break (Boston Pizza, Harvey's, Mr. Sub, Pizza Pizza, Quesada, Swiss Chalet) and select Mondays at second break from special vendors (Kelly's Bake Shoppe) - order through LunchBox Orders online - see schedule.
  • Popcorn Days ($) - delivered monthly on a Thursday at first or second break - order through School Cash Online            (2019-2020: Oct. 10, Nov. 7, Dec. 5, Jan. 9, Feb. 6, Mar. 5, Apr. 9, May 7, June 11) 
  • Cookie Days ($) - delivered monthly on a Thursday at second break - order through School Cash Online

    (2019-2020: Oct. 24, Nov. 21, Dec. 19, Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Mar. 26, Apr. 23, May 28, June 18)

  • Birthday Book Club - every student receives a book, sticker & pencil on or close to their birthday (summer birthdays distributed in June); if your child did not receive their birthday book, ask their teacher.
  • 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 Park Play Experience grant funds in 2019 from the City of Burlington.
Subpages (3): Events Fundraisers Programs