New Hanover Township School


  • Week of Kindness

    Tuesday, February 18
    “Team Kindness” Day

    Favorite Sports Team and Jeans Day!
    School Challenge: To use our best manners throughout the day
    Quote of the day: “Kindness is contagious so let’s pass it on” -Unknown

    Wednesday, February 19
    “Words that hurt cannot be taken back”

    Wear Your Shirt Backwards Day!
    School Challenge: To write a thank you note to a helper
    Quote of the day: “When words are both true and kind they can change the world” -Buddha

    Thursday, February 20
    “Dreaming of Kindness”

    PJ Day!!!
    School Challenge: To think of ways you can help your teachers and parents/guardians and do a good deed without being asked.
    Quote of the day: “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see”- Mark Twain

    Friday, February 21 
    “Accepting each other for our differences is Kind”

    Mismatch Day!
    School Challenge: To be kind to those around us
    Quote of the day: “Every great dream begins with a dreamer.  Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars and change the world”- Harriet Tubman

    Next Board of Education Meeting 
    Thursday, Feb. 20
    7:00 pm

    Scholastic Book Fair
    March 3-6, 2020
    2020 Book Fair

    Next PTO Meeting
    Monday, March 9
    7:00 pm

    Kindergarten registration is now open for 2020-2021 school year FOR NEW STUDENTS IN THE DISTRICT
    Click for Online Registration  

    NHTS 2020 Spring Musical 

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang logo  

    Friday, May 8 &
    Saturday, May 9, 2020

    See the Theatre Page for
    cast and rehearsal schedule

    The latest edition of the
    New Hanover Township School newspaper,
    Panther Press is now available!
    Click here to read

    Click here to read the December 2019 issue
    Click here to read the November 2019 edition
    Click here to read the October 2019 edition


    Important Testing Information

    Please click on the following link for New Jersey Student Learning Assessment dates for school year 2019-2020. 
    If you have any questions, please contact us at (609) 723-2139.

    NHTS After Care Has Arrived!
    This year, NHTS will be offering after care to our families from the end of the school day until 6:00pm each day that NHTS is open, including half days. The program will cost $150/month or $10/day for students who will not attend every day per month. The school will provide snacks for students, but not transportation. Payment must be made to "New Hanover Township School District" by the beginning of each month. Arrangements can be made for families who need to use this service on an emergency basis. If you are interested in enrolling in the program, please contact the main office at (609) 723-2139 to complete the registration process. 


    Parent Toolkit

    Parent Toolkit is a one-stop resource developed with parents in mind, produced by NBC News Learn and supported by Pearson. It includes information about almost every aspect of your child’s development.

    Registration for
    Grades K-8
    (For New Students Only)
    Click for Online Registration

    Accident Insurance Protection for Students

    Accident Insurance Protection for Students 

     Pre-Pay Breakfast/Lunch/Snack

    If you wish to pre-pay for your child's breakfast, lunch or snack, complete the payment form and return it with your check.  Make checks payable to NHTS Board of Education. Please put your child's grade and name in the memo column of the check. If you do not want your child to purchase snacks with the money, please let us know that so we can mark it in the system.

    Our Mission Statement
    The New Hanover Township School District creates a passion for the life-long learning in our community. We foster productive, patriotic, respectful citizens in a safe, active environment. Using National Standards, our quality instruction supports student achievement through academic excellence. We prepare our students to function, grow and thrive proudly in a global society.


    Our Vision
    Achievement First

      Attention Adult Learners:

    City of Burlington Adult Education Program