NG Principal

quoteWelcome to New Garden Elementary School where learning counts and everyone matters. We are committed to providing a nurturing and supportive learning environment for students to grow and feel successful while providing an excellent instructional program to meet the individual needs of all students.

A dedicated and caring staff, enthusiastic students, and positive, supportive families make New Garden a special place for everyone! I look forward to our partnership in your child’s education.

Best Wishes!
Susan J. Mc Ardle, Principal


New Garden Elementary Announcements

Mr. Harris's and Mrs. Hall's Spectacular Buddy Activity

How does weather change? Mr. Harris's 5th grade class recently visited Mrs. Hall's 1st grade class to complete a science project. The 1st graders have been studying weather, the water cycle and weather tools. They have been tracking the weather daily and learning how the sun affects Earth.

5th Grade Visits Philadelphia

5th grade recently took a historical tour of Philadelphia. They visited historical places such as Betsy Ross's house and the Liberty Bell. It was a day filled with fun and history.

New Garden's Fall Book Fair

New Garden's Fall Book Fair is well underway. Hundreds of books are on display for all students to find the just right books.  

Mrs. Clarke's and Mrs. Shoemaker's Great Buddy Activity

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Mrs. Shoemaker’s 4th grade class joined Mrs. Clarke’s 1st grade class to help design windsocks for a science experiment.  The first graders are learning all about different factors that make up weather and wind was the focus for this lesson.  The children designed the body of their windsocks with pictures with the various weather such...

New Garden's November Calendar Revised

All of the events happening at New Garden are listed here. Come back often for later additions.     November Calendar

Principal's Writers' Club

Every month, several great writers get the opportunity to share their writing pieces with Mrs. McArdle during their lunch period. Each student reads his/her writing piece and they have great discussions. At the end of the sharing, students are offered a surprise treat. "I loved sharing my writing and eating...

Students Watch Usher's Webcast

3rd and 5th grades at New Garden watched R & B singer Usher's live webcast called "Bigger than Words" this past week. In this webcast, he discussed why he likes to read and he credits his 1st grade teacher for instilling his love for reading. He also discussed goal setting....

Fall Activities Around NG

As the leaves are turning different colors and as the temperatures go up and down, wonderful activities are going on at New Garden. Take a look!!!!


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