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Sixth grade class trip to Washington D.C.

Sixth grade class trip to Washington D.C will be May 15, 2020. Parent chaperones are allowed, so please save the date and plan to go along for a fun day with your child and their class.

Holiday Gift Shop 2017

Holiday Gift Shop Friday, December 1, 2017 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Enter at the Gym There will be snacks and activities available while you wait to shop! Santa will also be there so bring your camera! New Holland Elementary students are invited to shop for the holidays. You can shop for all your family …

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2017-2018 School Year PTO Officer Nominations

New Holland Elementary PTO Nominations & Elections for 2017-2018   ü I want New Holland Elementary to be one of the best schools in PA. ü I want my child to have a great school year – to learn and to have fun! ü I want to help decide how PTO fundraising moneys are spent. …

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Want to Know More About Our 6th Grade Team??

Ever wanted to know more about the amazing teachers that make up our 6th grade team? Check out their teacher blogs! Mrs. Merganthaler: Mrs. Tran: Mrs. Haines:

Yearbook Orders

It’s Time to Order Your 2016-2017 NHES Yearbook! This amazing book was  created by our 6th Grade Yearbook Club and will include photographs from: Class Portraits Race for Education Spelling Bee Candids for Every Grade Clubs Christmas Corner As well as other special events & memories! Special Feature—A cover designed by one of our very …

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Hello 5th Grade Team!!

Hi, my name is Meghan Clisham. I am a 5th grade teacher. This is my second year in 5th grade and my third year in the building. I am a New Holland Elementary and Garden Spot Alum. I received my Bachelor’s Degree from Kutztown University in Elementary and Special Education. I am currently a graduate …

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Please Welcome Our 4th Grade Team!

Hi, my name is Evan Beebe and this is my second year teaching here at New Holland Elementary. I have a Master of Science in Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum from Drexel University. I live in Lititz, with my wife, Maeve, who is a nurse. We have been married for 4 years. We have two dogs, …

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Getting to Know Our 3rd Grade Team!

Hi!  My name is Laura Lutz.  This is my 12th year teaching at New Holland Elementary School, and my second year teaching 3rd grade.  I have a bachelor’s degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education from Millersville University and a master’s degree in Early Literacy from Wilkes University.  I have been married for 9 years and …

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Rutter’s Rewards Schools Program Begins Again!

Dear Parents, We are excited to announce that we are once again participating in the new Rutter’s Rewards Schools program! Our program will run from now until 04/30/2017. We are looking to raise money for our student’s field trips, activities, and other educational programs. You can help us get this much-needed funding by signing up …

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2017 NHES Spelling Bee

It’s time once again for the annual NHES Spelling Bee!! Wednesday, January 18, 2017 6:30 PM Open to students in Grades 2 – 6.  All students receive a participation ribbon.  First, second, and third place winners in each grade are awarded trophies! To sign up, please fill out the entry form below and return it …

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Special Presentation at January Meeting!

Your NHES PTO personally wants to invite you to our upcoming January PTO meeting! Mr. Shugar, our very own STEM teacher, will be presenting to the group an interactive STEM presentation! Come find out why this is one of our students’ favorite Specials class! Also on the Agenda will be Spelling Bee, Family Game Nights, …

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Yearbook Cover Contest Winner Announced!

The New Holland Elementary Students have spoken! Design #2 by Lauren P. was chosen as the winner for our Yearbook Cover Contest! Congratulations Lauren!

Introducing our 2nd Grade Team!

Brittany Chernigo  I graduated from Lebanon Valley College with a bachelor’s degree in elementary and special education. I attended Wilkes University where I received my master’s degree in classroom technology. This is my 9th year of teaching and my 3rd year at New Holland. I’ve worked as a learning support teacher, Title I support teacher, …

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AmazonSmile for your Holiday Shopping Needs!!

If you are planning to use Amazon for any of your Holiday shopping needs, please consider using AmazonSmile. It is super easy, does not affect your shopping experience, and Amazon donates $ to the school for every purchase made! It is a WIN-WIN!! Thanks for helping our school out in yet another effortless way! :) …

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Holiday Giving Tree 2016

It’s time once again for our Holiday Giving Tree! We will be accepting $5 Gift Cards from select local business to bless students & their families in our community! More information can be found on our flyer: Holiday Giving Tree Flyer 2016 We will be accepting Gift Cards until Friday, December 2nd.  Gift Cards can be …

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6th Grade Yearbook Cover Contest Time!

It’s that time of year again! Time for our amazing 6th grade artists to submit their ideas for this year’s Yearbook Cover! All 6th graders will be coming home with a submission form, but it can also be found here:  2016 Yearbook Cover Contest All entries are due by Friday, November 18th to their teachers. …

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Say Hello to Our First Grade Team! :)

We have a AMAZING teachers and staff at New Holland Elementary School, that’s no secret! And our 1st Grade Team is no exception! Want to know more about Miss Simmons, Mrs. Esslinger, Mrs. Gaffney, Mrs. Hillen, and Mrs. Irwin?? Check out the 1st Grade blog for more details! This is also a great resource for …

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Teacher’s Dinner

The NHES PTO is hosting A Teacher’s Dinner!   We decided providing a Pasta Bar Dinner for teachers during evening conference would relieve some stress and show how much we appreciate our teachers for all they do for the children of NHES. This will happen in the teacher’s lounge on November 10, 2016 from 5:00 …

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Meet our Kindergarten Team!

Karen Peters Millersville University (Elementary and Early Childhood) I love to be outside camping, hiking, digging in the dirt (especially with my hubby who is a self-employed excavator…which makes me a “snow digger” on snow days when I help dig some of Quarryville out of the pretty snow!)  I volunteer at a local youth center …

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