Category: School 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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Holiday Gift Shop 2017

Holiday Gift Shop Friday, December 1, 2017 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 …

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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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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/

Hello 5th Grade Team!!

Hi, my name is Meghan Clisham. I am a 5th grade teacher. This is my second year in 5th grade and my third year in the building. I am a New Holland Elementary and Garden Spot Alum. I received my Bachelor’s Degree from Kutztown University in Elementary and Special Education. I am currently a graduate …

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Please Welcome Our 4th Grade Team!

Hi, my name is Evan Beebe and this is my second year teaching here at New Holland Elementary. I have a Master of Science in Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum from Drexel University. I live in Lititz, with my wife, Maeve, who is a nurse. We have been married for 4 years. We have two dogs, …

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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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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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Teacher’s Dinner

The NHES PTO is hosting A Teacher’s Dinner!   We decided providing a Pasta Bar Dinner for teachers during evening conference would relieve some stress and show how much we appreciate our teachers for all they do for the children of NHES. This will happen in the teacher’s lounge on November 10, 2016 from 5:00 …

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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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Extended Due Date for Fall 2016 Spirit Wear

NHES Camouflage & Neon SPIRIT WEAR Order Due Friday 10/28 at Noon. If you need an order form: Order Form  Delivery will be before Thanksgiving Break. It’s not too late to order Spirit Wear! Again this year the Spirit Wear Committee has a little something different for you to choose from! From special shirts for Parents,personalization, to …

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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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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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NHES Talent Show

Performance & Art Show Please plan to attend the most anticipated event of the school year. 6:00 PM Thursday, May 26th, 2016 LIVE ! on stage in the NHES Gymnasium, come and be amazed by the many talented acts that have practiced diligently of their own will to entertain their family, friends, & school community. …

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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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2016 Spelling Bee

It’s Spelling Bee time! Students from Grades 2-6 are invited to participate in our annual Spelling Bee. The Bee will be held on Thursday, January 14th at 6:30 PM. Students participating are asked to report at 6:15 PM. Sign ups are due to the school to later than Friday, January 8th. Anyone was wishing to …

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~A message from Mrs. Betzner, our Librarian~

The Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the Library Nov. 5-12.   This is a fun event that students look forward to each year, and is a great time for them to find wonderful books to read. Students will attend the Book Fair during their scheduled Library time.  The Book Fair will be open each …

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