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

December Calendar

There's so many great things happening at New Garden in December. Check back often for updates. 

Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair visited New Garden and hundreds of students purchased tons of books. Reading is key to everything and there were books for every reader.     

Harris/Hall Buddy Activity

Mr. Harris's and Mrs. Hall's classes get together twice a month and work on buddy activities. This time, they worked on "acorn" sentences. Both grades look forward to this bonding and mentoring time.    

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.     

3rd Grade's Fall Fun

There's tons of Fall Fun going on in 3rd grade, To start, they did "Pumpkin Math." Third graders had to estimate the weight of their pumpkin, then they had to find the actual weight.  They also had to measure the circumference.  After that, they cut the top off and wrote...

5th Grade Visits the CCTCHS

Last week, New Garden 5th graders visited Chester County Technical College High School. It was an interactive visit and the students had hands on experience with cosmetology, auto collision repair, criminal justice and carpentry just to name a few. The goal of the visit was to increase all 5th grade students’ awareness...

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...

New Garden's PTO's Night at Friendly's

New Garden's PTO hosted a night a Friendly's recently. Many families, teachers and staff, came out to enjoy a great meal.   


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