Category: General News

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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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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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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Get to Know Mr. Intoccia!

In light of  October 2nd being “National Custodial Worker’s Day,” we thought it would be a perfect opportunity to let you know a little bit more about our amazing Head Custodian, Mr. Jeff Intoccia. We are so thankful to have Mr. Jeff at NHES! He is such a hard worker, and the kids love him! …

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First Day of School – Monday, August 29, 2016

The first day of school is fast approaching!! We are looking forward to seeing everyone on Monday, August 29, 2016 – fresh haircuts, tan, with their first day of school outfits and excited to start a new year full of learning and growing! Your NHES PTO is here to support the school, students and parents …

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Start Your Engines: My Coke Rewards

My Coke Rewards contest! 1) Drink your favorite Coca-Cola beverages & get My Coke Rewards codes. Codes can be found on 15 brands Coca-Cola  –  POWERADE  –  Fresca  –  Coke Zero  –  Minute Maid –  Pibb  –  Diet Coke  –  Fanta  –  Sprite  –  Mellow Yellow  –  VAULT  –  NESTEA  –  DASANI  –  Barq’s  –  Seagram’s …

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Effortless Fundraising!!!

Did you know there’s other easy ways to help raise money for our school? On your first visit to AmazonSmile ( You need to select search all charitable organizations and enter New Holland Elementary School PTO in the charity name box, next click select,to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Your selection will be remembered, …

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Picture Day – 8/31/2016

Just a reminder that Picture Day is August 31, 2016 (the 3rd day of school)! We are using a new company this year – Barksdale. By now, you should have receive your picture day flyer/order form with your summer mailing from Mrs. Sneath. For those of you that would like to order online, go to …

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2016/2017 Officer Nominations – Survey Monkey

There is still time to get your nominations in for next school year’s officers! Please take a minute to let us know who you think next year’s officers should be – and YES, you can nominate yourself! Here is the link to the Survey Monkey to get your nominations in:

Discounted Dutch Wonderland Tickets Still Available!!

There is still a chance to save money on DISCOUNTED TICKETS to We have a limited amount of tickets left! Tickets are $30/each! Ticket Sales end on Wednesday, June 1st. Please contact us at to order yours.      


  It’s time to start preparing for next school year, and that means PTO Officer Elections for the 2016-2017 School Year! Do you want New Holland Elementary to be one of the best schools in PA? Do you want your  child to have a great school year – to learn and to have fun? Do you want …

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**6th Grade Field Trip Presentation at March PTO Meeting**

The NHES PTO personally wants to invite 5th & 6th Grade Parents to our upcoming PTO meeting this month! Do you have questions about the 6th grade field trip to Washington, DC? Curious about what the itinerary will consist of? You’re in luck! The 6th grade teachers will be giving a presentation about the 6th …

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NHES Family Game Night

 Friday, February 26, 2016 6:30-8:30 in the Cafeteria This FREE event will have door prizes.   Games for all ages will be  provided for your families’  evening enjoyment. NHES PTO will provide drinks & we ask families to bring a snack to share. You may also learn and/or play the sport of cup stacking. Cup stacks …

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Please join us this Friday night, 2/12/2016, at Skateway in Shillington! We will be taking pictures for the Yearbook and would love to include as many NHES Families as possible!! $3.00 per student from 5pm-7pm Free admission for parents.  Skate rental $3.00 You must be in the doors before 7pm to obtain the School discount! Then …

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Be apart of this year’s Yearbook by uploading your pictures from any events that you have attended at and with our school – i.e. classroom activities, field trips, special events, etc. The Yearbook Club will use these pictures to build this year’s yearbook and make it even more awesome with your help! You will need …

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***Mr. Barrett to Present at December PTO Meeting***

The NHES PTO personally wants to invite you to our upcoming PTO meeting in December! Our new Health & Physical Education Teacher, Mr. Robert Barrett, will be giving a presentation on our new Health and Physical Education curriculum. This will be a great opportunity to meet him, and have any questions answered that you might …

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Christmas Corner 2015

CHRISTMAS CORNER Friday, December 4, 2014 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 members! …

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