Aug
22

8/21/17 BoBB: This week sneak-a-peek, next week school is back in session!

2017/2018 New Garden Calendar – 5/30/2018

Red = closings                    Black = District Wide                   Blue = NG events

Green = First/Last Day                          Orange = PSSA

 

MONTH EVENT
August 2017 24 NG Sneak a Peek 2-3 pm

28 First Student Day

September 2017 4 District Closed; Labor Day

6 – First NG PTO Meeting 4-5pm

–       NG Parent Night Social @ 5:30 (1ST/2ND Year Parent)

–       1st Grade Class visit starts at 6pm

–       2nd Grade Class visit starts at 6:30pm

7 NG Parent Night @5:30

11 School Board Meeting; KHS

21 No School; Rosh Hashanah

October 2017 3 NG PTO Meeting @ 4pm

9 No School

9 School Board Meeting; GW

12 NG Fall Pictures

November 2017 7 No School for Students; Election Day; In-Service Day #5

8 PTO Meeting @ 4pm

10 End of 1st Trimester Elementary

13 School Board Meeting; NG

16 NG Picture Retakes

17-22 Early Dismissal/Conferences/Book Fair

17 Buddy Breakfast; Last name A-L

22 Buddy Breakfast; Last Name M-Z

23 District Closed; Thanksgiving

24 District Closed

December 2017

 

 

 

 

4 School Board Meeting; MDL

5 NG PTO @ 4pm

12 Winter Chorus/Ensemble @ NG 7pm

22 No School; Winter Holiday

25-26 District Closed; Winter Holiday

27-29 No School; Winter Holiday

The 2017-2018 student school year will begin on Monday, August 28, 2017, and is tentatively set to end on Thursday, June 7, 2018, dependent on the need for inclement weather make-up days.  The winter holiday will run from Friday, December 22, 2017 through Monday, January 1, 2018, with school resuming on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.  Spring break will be Monday, March 26 through Friday, March 30, 2018.  Graduation is scheduled for Friday, June 8, 2018.

 

Six (6) inclement weather days are added to the end of the school year.  There are five days designated as “local holidays” in accordance with the ruling of the Department of Education.  The designated local holidays are Monday, January 15, 2018 (Martin Luther King holiday); Monday, February 19, 2018 (President’s Day holiday); and Monday, March 26 through Wednesday, March 28, 2018 (spring break).

Aug
14

School placement letters

Are you wondering when you’ll find out who your child’s teacher will be for the school year? Letters are being mailed out on Wednesday, August 16th. After you get the letter, come meet the teacher in person on Thursday, August 24th for Sneak-a-Peek!

Aug
14

7/10/17 BoBB: July enjoying summer!

The PTO hopes everyone is having a safe and fun summer.
Tonight the school board meeting is at MDL at 7PM.
Come join to find out about the districts plan for our students and all the schools in our district!

August 24th  New Garden Sneak a Peek 2-3 pm
August 28th   First day of school for Students

Jun
20

6/12/17 BoBB: Last day of school. Enjoy your summer!

Today is the last half day of school! Have a great summer

August 24th  New Garden Sneak a Peek 2-3 pm
August 28th   First day of school for Students

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Jun
09

6/5/17 BoBB: Last full week of school!

Last week of school and a half day on Monday.

June 6th is our last PTO meeting of the year, everyone is always welcome at the PTO meetings, 4PM conference room first Tuesday of each month.

Please come and meet your 2017-18 board members (voted @ May PTO meeting)
Katya Neiburg-Wheeler,  President;   Erin Wells Vice President, Rebecca and Amy Spazioni Co-Communication Secretaries; Jody Huber, Recording Secretary; Ann Schlitz, Treasurer; Donna McClellan, Fundraising Chair
Thanks too all of you for volunteering your time and energy so generously!

We are searching for anyone with green thumbs or extra plants. New Garden has a new garden, and the 3rd grade students will be planting and harvesting fruits and vegetables. During the summer months we would love to have a team to check on water/weed/harvest the garden. We are looking for a committee members to help. Anyone interested please email the Bobb (click on the blue envelope above, next to the Facebook button) or let Mrs McArdle know.
We have 2 extra Hershey Park tickets for sale ($40 each). If interested, please contact Annette Riblett [email protected] or 302-544-2964.

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Jun
08

6/7/17 BoBB: Thanks for a great year

A message from your PTO president:

Dear Parents, Teachers and Staff of New Garden Elementary,
On behalf the PTO  Board, we would like to thank you for helping us create an amazing community for our children. New Garden is a special place, and we want to continue to grow and flourish together.
We want to especially send THANK YOU to the parents that stepped up this year – on the Board, Home Room Parents, Committee Leads, Volunteers, Contributors that gave their time, money, energy and their love  – we couldn’t have been able to do without your selfless support.  Our Talent Show, Bingo Nights, Book Fairs, Teacher Appreciations, Special Assemblies, Writers Workshop, Homecoming, etc., etc. would not be possible if it wasn’t for you!
A huge APPRECIATION HUG goes out to all the teachers and staff, who have been more than willing to take part, help organize and drive energy into our events by being part of them! We look forward to an an amazing 2017-18 school year, but we need your continued help and support.
Thank you to our community supporters. Your donations and your services help us bring unique experiences to school.
To our 5th Graders – Good Luck in Middle School, Come back and visit us sometime.
Thank you again.
Katya Nieburg Wheeler & Erin Wells
PTO Co-President

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Jun
08

Thanks for a great year

A message from your PTO President

Dear Parents, Teachers and Staff of New Garden Elementary,

On behalf the PTO  Board, we would like to thank you for helping us create an amazing community for our children. New Garden is a special place, and we want to continue to grow and flourish together.
We want to especially send THANK YOU to the parents that stepped up this year – on the Board, Home Room Parents, Committee Leads, Volunteers, Contributors that gave their time, money, energy and their love  – we couldn’t have been able to do without your selfless support.  Our Talent Show, Bingo Nights, Book Fairs, Teacher Appreciations, Special Assemblies, Writers Workshop, Homecoming, etc., etc. would not be possible if it wasn’t for you!
A huge APPRECIATION HUG goes out to all the teachers and staff, who have been more than willing to take part, help organize and drive energy into our events by being part of them! We look forward to an an amazing 2017-18 school year, but we need your continued help and support.
Thank you to our community supporters. Your donations and your services help us bring unique experiences to school.
To our 5th Graders – Good Luck in Middle School, Come back and visit us sometime.
Thank you again.
Katya Nieburg Wheeler & Erin Wells
PTO Co-President

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