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End of Year Celebration Volunteers Needed!

NHES Family – We are in need of volunteers to help run the games at this Friday’s (May 1st) End of Year Celebration.  Volunteers can be parents, grandparents, etc.  No need to volunteer for the whole night – any time that you can spare will be GREATLY appreciated!  If you are able to help, please …

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Teacher Appreciation Breakfast Donations Needed!

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up May 4th-8th and we will be honoring our teachers and staff with an Appreciation Breakfast the morning of Friday, May 8th. If you would like to help by donating items, or by volunteering your time, please follow this link to sign-up: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0d4ca5a822a13-teacher

Meet Miss Tempone!

I’m teaching K-4th Autistic Support at New Holland. I graduated from Elizabethtown College last year; I student taught in Autistic Support.  That’s when I knew I loved working in Autistic Support! I enjoy running and painting.  I run for a club track team Greater Philadelphia and I enjoy racing with them on many weekends.  I …

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Welcome Miss Guy!

My name is Breighana Guy, I am an Autistic Support Teacher at New Holland. I began teaching Autistic Support last year at Brecknock Elementary, but am excited to be a part of the NHE team this year! I graduated Millersville University with a dual degree in Special Education and Elementary Education in 2013. I am …

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Introducing Mrs. Betzner!

I am excited to be the librarian at New Holland Elementary!  It is quite a change from Garden Spot where I had been the middle school and high school librarian since the fall of 2000.   At Garden Spot, I also taught an Information Literacy Class, a Communications Course, and a Research Course, and worked with …

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Welcome Mrs. Minnich!

I am a Penn State alumna with a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Special Education.  I have many years of experience with children both inside and outside of the classroom.  Here at New Holland Elementary, I have been a 6th grade long-term substitute as well as a 1st grade long-term substitute.  …

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Meet Miss Lasak!

My name is  Johanna “Jennie” Lasak. I am a long term substitute teacher for Mrs. Reif in 2nd grade. I went to Millersville University for Elementary Education. I have been teaching for the last few years now. I taught 3rd grade at Octorara Area School District before coming here. I was also a 5th and 6th grade Title 1 …

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Introducing Miss Simmons!

I am teaching third grade at New Holland Elementary School. I graduated from West Chester University in 2007 with a BS in Elementary Education. I taught third grade, kindergarten, and 6th grade as a long term sub for 3 years. I then taught 4 years of kindergarten at Ad Prima Charter Schoo My hobbies include reading, …

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Welcome Miss Boyer!

My name is Erica Boyer and I am one of the Autistic Support teachers.  I previously taught at Brecknock and the middle school.  I attended Millersville University and graduated with my Bachelors of Science in Elementary and Special Education in December, 2011 after student teaching at Garden Spot High School and in 2nd grade at Brecknock.  …

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2015 Spelling Bee

On Thursday, February 5th we will be holding our yearly Spelling Bee for Grades 2-6.  There will be participation ribbons for everyone; as well as 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies for the winners.  Forms are to be handed out this week, and we need them returned by Thursday, January 29th.  Any student that turns …

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Meet Mrs. Hillen!

Position: 2nd and 3rd grade Title Support- New Holland Teaching Experience:  I started teaching first grade at Highland Elementary School in the Ephrata Area School District. I then moved to Elizabethtown where I taught kindergarten and first grade at East High Elementary and Rheems Elementary. I also coached girls’ soccer at the middle school level …

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Introducing Mr. Austen Lambert!

My name is Austen Lambert. I am the long-term substitute teacher for Mrs. Gaffney in third grade.  I grew up not far from New Holland, in Denver, PA. I graduated from Cocalico High School. After high school I attended Millersville University to earn my Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education.  I was happy to find …

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My Coke Rewards Contest

 The total for the year so far is 2625 points in our school’s account.  The class in the lead is Mrs.Simmons 3rd grade with 1800 points.                                                            …

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Race For Education Totals Calculated

    Our 1 major fundraiser has come and gone in a flash, but it was our most successful one so far in NHES PTO history. There are so many people to thank for making this event flourish unlike any other year.  Many thanks to all involved who helped from those who volunteered for the …

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Lead Classes in Clipping Contests

Tyson totals for the year is 27. Mrs. Lutz’s 1st grade class is in the lead with 26. This is a fairly new contest thank you for your support, please remember that each Tyson label is worth 24₵. Keep these labels coming in! Box Tops totals for year is 11207 which equals $1120.70. Mrs. Williard’s …

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Yoder’s Supports NHES

My Community Rewards Yoder’s Country Market is strongly Committed to supporting their surrounding communities.  Through their philanthropic program, “Yoders Community Rewards”, they will donate 1% of your total Gold Card purchases every three months to the New Holland Elementary School PTO. Instructions for Registering for Yoder’s Community Rewards: Log on to www.familyownedmarkets.com Click on Register …

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SMILE! Amazon Donates to NHES

                                               You Shop!                                         Amazon Gives! AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support …

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Target Gives to NHES

Shop! Save Money! Raise Funds for our School! Raising funds for our school is as easy as using your Credit or Debit REDcard.  Designate our school through Take Charge of Education to give our kids a boost and save 5% every time you shop. Enroll at Target.com/TCOE or call 1-800-316-6142 Raise money for our school …

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We are now collecting Coke Caps!

Our school has joined the My Coke Rewards for Schools program. That means by drinking the Coca-Cola products your family already enjoys, you can get My Coke Rewards points and donate them to help our school. Your donations will go towards rewards like sports equipment & art supplies that will help our students learn, play …

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Check Out Our Fall/Winter Spirit Wear

The votes are in, check out our fall/winter spirit wear! At the November PTO meeting 11 designs were presented to all in attendance and after much discussion the designs for fall/winter spirit wear were chosen. Below you can see all of the chosen designs and options that are offered. Order forms and payment are due …

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