Category: General News

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: Garden Spot Youth Soccer: Garden Spot Wrestling: Garden Spot Midget Athletic Association (Football, Cheerleading, Lacrosse, Basketball): Upward Basketball & Cheerleading: Signature Dance Studio: Positive Fitness (Gymnastics): CAVOD Academy: Archery: Middle School Sports 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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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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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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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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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.  

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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