Category: General News

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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“RACE FOR EDUCATION”

THIS YEAR’S EVENT IS NEW AND IMPROVED!!!  Instead of walking or jogging around a 1/4 mile area as many times as possible in a one-hour period, the students will be trying to complete as many stations on our obstacle course.

Box Top$ for Education!

Box Top$ is such an easy way for parents to get involved in their child’s education. Just by purchasing Box Top$ products, clipping the coupons and sending them into school, we earn cash that can be used to buy anything we need. You can find Box Top$ on thousands of your favorite products, from Big …

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Welcome to New Holland Elementary PTOs New Website!

We are excited to to bring you this new site. Our communications committee has been working hard to get it up and going. If you have any comments please feel free to add them below. Keep an eye out for new articles and events to be listed soon.  

NHES Dads Club

  Calling all Dads, Grandfathers, Uncles, and Brothers… we need you. The NHES Dads Club is looking for volunteers to help with projects around the school. No meetings to attend, just Dads getting together to build/ repair things or run events. Possible projects this year include: A stand for the Ice Cream Social A Raffle …

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New Bylaws Approved.

The bylaws committee has been working to review and revise our existing bylaws published back in April of 2010. The edits and review conpleted the new bylaws were submitted for approval at the June meeting and met with unanimous approval of all present. A copy of the bylaws is attached below and is available for viewing on …

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The Results Are In!

Its that time of year again, school is drawing to a close, and the PTO is looking for new leaders. PTO elections were held at the May PTO meeting and here are the results: President: Wade Whitmoyer Vice President: Lysa Pugh Treasurer: Christina Speers Secretarys: Jen Terry and Beth Zueno Parliamentarians: Amy Adamoli and Tammy …

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