Category: General News

Holiday Giving Tree

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) 2015 We will be accepting Gift Cards until Friday, December 4th.  Gift Cards can …

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Yearbook Cover Contest! The Results are IN!!

The votes were tallied and the winner of the 2015/2016 Yearbook Cover contest is Briana!! Congratulations! Thank you to everyone that entered the contest; they were all wonderful!! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We are looking for 6th grade artists to design a custom cover for our yearbook this year! Make a cover that shows how “We Are All …

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6th Grade Yearbook Club

We are now offering a yearbook club for 6th Graders! Applications have been handed out and are due back on Monday, November 16th. Here is the application if you need to print a new one, or want to see the requirements: Yearbook Club app 15-16 If you have any questions, you can email Paula Matters: …

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It’s Spirit Wear Time!!

Hi Families!! It is time, once again, to order Spirit Wear! And this year the Spirit Wear Committee has a little something different for you to choose from! From special shirts for Parents/Grandparents, to Sneaker Badge/Bracelet Charms & Drawstring bags! Definitely something for everyone! Check out the designs here! Proud Parent-Grandparent Tribal-Spartan split hawk tie …

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Remind Text/Notification System

In your child’s first day of school packet that came home there was a flyer for the new Text/Notification System that the PTO will be using this year.  Please check out these documents if you did not see the flyer to learn more about the system and also to learn how to sign up!   …

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Volunteer Clearances for 2017/2018 School Year

Every volunteer for our schools this year will need to have the proper clearances in place and on file with the district or they will not be allowed in the school to help, per Pennsylvania law.  Thankfully, these clearances are free to obtain.  Please go to this link to learn more about what is needed and …

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Links/Contacts for Student Sports/Activities

Sports Garden Spot Little League: http://www.gardenspotbaseball.com/ Garden Spot Youth Soccer: http://www.gsysc.com/ Garden Spot Wrestling: http://www.gardenspotwrestling.com/ Garden Spot Midget Athletic Association (Football, Cheerleading, Lacrosse, Basketball): http://www.gsmaa.org/ Upward Basketball & Cheerleading: http://nhcnazarene.org/basketball Signature Dance Studio: http://www.signaturedancestudio.com/ Positive Fitness (Gymnastics): http://m.positivefitness.com/ CAVOD Academy: http://cavodacademy.com/home Archery: http://www.lancasterarcheryacademy.com/ Middle School Sports Info: http://www.elanco.org/pages/Eastern_Lancaster_County_SD/Activities/Athletics/General_Info Music/Other Activities Music on Main: (717) 351-5598 …

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It’s Talent Show Time Again!!

Our Annual Talent Show is coming up! Sign-ups are due by Friday, May 15th!  Please check out the flyer for details and sign-up info: Talent Show 2015 We hope to see an amazing turn out!

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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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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NHES 2014 Holiday Giving Tree

  For kids, so much of the excitement during the holiday season is all about receiving presents. How can we get our kids to develop the same enthusiasm for giving? One sure way is to help kids experience the joy of giving.  The NHES PTO will be trying something new this year by having a …

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The Annual Book Fair!!!

The annual Book Fair is coming! It starts Monday November 10th thru Tuesday November 18th. The Book Fair provides a wide variety of books for our children. You may also shop online. the online book fair starts November 5th to November 25, 2014.  The orders placed online are shipped to the school for FREE. You can …

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Elanco Skating Party

ELANCO ELEMENTARY SKATE NIGHT AT SKATEAWAY! $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 you may stay until closing at 10pm. This is a PTO event.  A responsible adult must be present at the skating rink with student during the event.  Skate …

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Race for Education “Race Day” Round up!

Our Race for Education “Race Day” was a huge success and the entire school would like to thank everyone who helped to make this such a great day.  We would also like to thank all those who donated their time at home filling out mailers, as well as those who helped counting pledges and filing paper work.This …

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NHES Yearbook Committee Chairperson Needed!!!

Carey Fisher,  the current yearbook committee chairperson is interested in finding a person, or persons,to take over the yearbook job. She has done an AMAZING job over the years to provide our students with a phenomenal yearbook, but feels it is time to step down.  To make the transition easier, she would like to find …

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Mrs. Stephanie Schwetz

The NHES family has lost one of it’s dearest members.  On Sunday, September 14, 2014, Mrs. Schwetz, a Title I teacher for Kindergarten, passed away at LGH. She was such a bright spot for our school – always had a smile on her face and was so loved by everyone she came in contact with. …

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Race Day Volunteers!

NHES Parents We need your help!  Race for Education takes many hours of time “behind the scenes” and we are looking for volunteers to help make this fundraiser a success for our school. If you are willing to write out mailers at home for younger students please email us your childs name and teacher at. …

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New Names ~ New Faces!

You may be aware or even noticed by now all of the new faces at New Holland this year!  The PTO would like to help with the transition of all our new teachers and staff members.  In the coming weeks, we will start posting a small article about each new member to the New Holland …

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Myth Busters!

Have you been thinking of joining the PTO, but have doubts? Questions?  Heard stories? We are busting all of the myths you may have heard!   Only moms and teachers need to join the PTO. A strong PTO needs the support of parents, family members, teachers, school staff and community members.  We even have a Dad’s …

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Oh the Excitement: New Teacher ~ New Class!

Perhaps one of the most exciting things at the end of a school year is finding out who your child’s teacher is for next year! There is always anticipation that builds as you wait to see if they got the teacher they wanted, or if their friends are in their class.  Sometimes it is helpful …

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