Category: General News

“Race for Education”

Race for Education Help us reach our goal! Thanks to everyone who has donated thus far!  Donate here! A SPECIAL EVENT Sponsored by the NHES PTO   What is it?    Race for Education is the ONLY fundraiser that New Holland Elementary does and it eliminates the need to sell products. Instead, it is …

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Best Part of Me Project

When New Holland learners are asked, “What is the best part of you?” they can tell you their best part and why. In our efforts to help students embrace their uniqueness, the school culture team at New Holland Elementary designed the school wide “Best Part of Me” project. Based on the book, The Best Part …

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Laura Mitchley selected to participate in Summer Institute

For more than 10 years, Discovery Education has provided Summer Institutes to outstanding educators across the country.  These summer institutes are week-long, immersive, residential-style, professional development experiences for a community of educators.  Laura Mitchley, a 2nd grade teacher at New Holland Elementary School, in Eastern Lancaster County School District, was selected from a field of …

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Bee Impactful Award Nominations

Nominations for the 3rd Annual “Bee Impactful” Teacher Award are now being accepted. This award was created to honor the memory of James J. Bee (a.k.a. Mr. Bee). Mr. Bee was many things including a father, a husband, a friend, a coach and a teacher. He had a tremendous impact on the lives he touched. …

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6th grade t-shirts!!!!

  Class of 2024 it’s time to order shirts!  While we can’t provide online ordering we can provide a preview of the shirt design and colors here!!! Take a peek and pick your favorite before choosing on your form.                                  …

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2018-19 Nominations

New Holland Elementary PTO Nominations & Elections for 2018-2019  I want New Holland Elementary to be one of the best schools in PA.  I want my child to have a great school year – to learn and to have fun!  I want to help decide how PTO fundraising moneys are spent.  I want all the …

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Spring 2018 Spirit Wear!!!

Spring 2018 Spirit Wear forms are coming home!  T-shirts will be $10 and Raglan Shirts will be $15.  Keep an eye out for those forms and get them in on time to insure you have your NHES spirit wear! * Orders will not be taken without the appropriate amount of  money. *Contact us with any …

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Volunteers Needed!!

NHES PTO needs help for the 2018-2019 School Year!  Without enough volunteers many of the events that have occurred in the past will need to be canceled!!  We don’t want to disappoint any of the students at NHES and want all that we offer to continue. Who can help? Anyone!! As little or as much …

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Self-Guided Building Tours

Want to take your child to see their classroom? Want to walk around the school before the first day? Self-guided building tours are your answer!! Self-guided, open building tours of New Holland Elementary School! This is a one day event. Parents and guardians may escort their child to walk around the school, find different classrooms, …

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Your PTO Officers 2017-2018 School Year

Your PTO Officers for the 2017-2018 School Year: President~ Nicole Sheetz Vice President~ Sarah Larson Treasurer~  Tawana Simonis Co-Secretaries~  Kristina Campbell  and Nichole Smoker Parliamentarian~ TBD We can all always be reached at our general email address,  Info@nhespto.org.  As well as through our website, or visit our Facebook Page (New Holland Elementary School PTO)!  =)     Please let us …

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Popsicles in the Park- August 23, 2017

Your New Holland PTO will be sponsoring Popsicles in the Park!  Please bring your whole family to catch up with New Holland friends before the new school year begins!  We will meet up at the New Holland Park at the Kiwanis Pavilion (which is across from the big playground).  This event will be taking place …

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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: http://blog.elanco.org/dmergenthaler/ Mrs. Tran: http://blog.elanco.org/ktran/ Mrs. Haines: http://blog.elanco.org/dhaines/

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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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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