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

Fall Festival

Former, current and future New Garden students enjoyed a fun-filled day at New Garden's annual Fall Festival. Activities such as the Cake Walk, Jail or Bail, Silent Auction and the moonbounce thrilled the students for hours. It was a great day and we are grateful to everyone who planned, participated...

5th Grade Visits The Myrick Conservation Center

Recently, New Garden 5th graders visited The Myrick Conservation Center in West Chester Pennsylvania. They learned about all of the structural and behavioral adaptations that animals go through. For example, a turtle's adaptation is its shell. Another example is the owl. An owl has very keen eyesight. It can see...

Citadel Heart of Learning Award

Listen up New Garden!!!! It's time to nominate that special New Garden teacher for the Citadel Heart of Learning Award. Think about that one teacher whose hard work and dedication touched the life of your child(ren)! The deadline for the nomination is December 14, 2014. And by the way, the...

Avondale Fire Company Visits 1st Grade

The Avondale Fire Company paid New Garden 1st graders a visit recently to discuss fire safety. They explained the actual job of a firefighter and what to do in the event of an emergency. They stressed the importance of the number "911," smoke detectors and having a designated meeting place...

October Calendar is Here!!!!!

To see all the happenings at New Garden, KCSD's greatest school, click here!!!!!! October Calendar

New Garden Gets Schooled on Bullying

This past week, New Garden students got a visit from the Crime Victims Center of Chester County. They learned all about bullying. They learned that bullying is repeated, intentional harassment. There are six types of bullying, cyber, physical, verbal, social, visual and gender. Students learned that the way to not...

New Garden at the Homecoming Parade

New Garden had a great turnout at the homecoming parade. Buddy the Bulldog showed up and tons of students, parents, staff and former students.

New Garden Has School Spirit

New Garden launched its new and improved schoolwide positive behavior plan this past week...and Buddy the Bulldog was right there to cheer the students on. This plan involves "Buddy Bucks" which are given to students who go ABOVE what is expected. Weekly, selected students will receive a spirit prize if...


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