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

April Calendar

There's so much stuff going on at New Garden during the month of April. Please review the calendar to see what is happening every day.       April Calendar

Read Across America Week

A special week is set aside every March to celebrate "Read Across America." It's also Dr. Seuss's birthday! There were numerous events that happened at New Garden during this week. One day students were encouraged to dress up like their favorite storybook character.  Students also dressed "wacky" on Wednesday. In...

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 with...

100th Day of School

New Garden students are 100 days smarter. This past week, students celebrated the 100th day of school. There was much excitement through the halls of New Garden.

Newsletter from Mrs. McArdle

Here's the latest information concerning New Garden from the principal.     Principal Newsletter

5th Grade Earth Science

Mrs. Braunstein's and Miss Smith's 5th grade classes dived deeper into renewable and nonrenewable resources while studying earth science.  The cookies were the "landscape" and the chocolate chips were the coal. The students experimented with different extraction methods, then discussed the impact on their landscape.  Connections were made between cookies and real-life landscapes.  Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE

Intern Principal

New Garden has an intern principal, Dustin Mott, who will be working here until the end of April. He is a mathematics teacher at KHS. He is looking forward to working with the staff and students at New Garden.

SADD Visit

Students from KHS visited New Garden's 5th grade this week. SADD stands for Students Against Destructive Decisions. They facilitated discussions about making good decisions, discussed good and bad peer pressure and refusal strategies. Students also performed skits applying what they learned.


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