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

2015-2016 Supply Lists

Here are the supply lists for each grade for the 2015-2016 school year! Happy shopping!    1st Grade List English   1st Grade List Spanish   2nd Grade List English   2nd Grade List Spanish   3rd Grade Lists English and Spanish     4th Grade List English       4th Grade List Spanish   5th Grade List English     5th Grade List Spanish

End of the Year Calendar

Please click the link below to see what's happening during the month of June.    June Calendar

Mr. Harris's Math Class Caught Playing Games

What an awesome way to end an even greater year in math class? Mr. Harris’s 5th grade accelerated math class created board games to review all of the eligible content that they learned throughout the year. The games had to be original, with original rules, game pieces and answer key. The students really enjoyed...

5th Grade Wax Museum

Shirley Temple, Harry S. Truman, Nelson Mandela and Walt Disney…they were all at NG this week. It’s Wax Museum time! 5th graders researched a famous person and looked for key information concerning their family background, education, career, accomplishments and fun facts. They prepared a short 30-40 second speech and literally became that person during the...

Field Day Sign-Up

Please use the link below to sign-up for Field Day 2015. Thanks!

KEA Awards

Two 5th graders from Mr. Jones’s and Mr. Haddigan’s classes were chosen for the KEA Award for Excellence in the year 2014-15.  Their selection was made by the grade level team and was based on outstanding academic achievement and school citizenship.  These students are true examples of what the Kennett Consolidated School District’s Mission of...

24 Math Club

New Garden Elementary participated at CCIU’s first annual tournament style competition based on the 24 MATH game.  New Garden sent their two top fifth graders and two top fourth graders to the tournament on May 1, 2015.  This program provided students from all backgrounds with a common ground for learning, communicating, and embracing the...

Teacher Appreciation Week

The first full week in May marked “Teacher Appreciation Week.” New Garden teachers were “stars” and they were treated as such. The teachers’ lounge was decked out in “star” decorations and on day one they were treated with pastries and coffee. On day two teachers were treated with gourmet popcorn. Day 3 was “Flower...


Recognizing Excellence

KCSD Parent Handbook
Summer Reading List
School Closing Information
Lunch Menu
Transportation Services
Greenwood Bottom of Book Bag
New Garden Procedures
New Garden Procedures
New Garden PTO