Welcome to Gallaher Elementary School!

  • Gallaher Elementary School Gallaher Elementary School is named for Robert Sidney Gallaher. He was an active member of the Newark Board of Education from 1911 to 1950. Gallaher currently serves a diverse population of approximately 545 students living in the Newark area for grades K-5. The school mascot is the Panther. The school motto is “Panther Pride”. The school colors are blue and yellow.

    Our Vision

    Creating leaders by empowering and inspiring children and families; ensuring students will reach their full potential.

    Mission Statement

    Our caring and dedicated staff educates the whole child by nurturing future leaders through relationship building, collaboration, and communication in a safe and respectful environment.

    Gallaher is a PBS School

    Gallaher "PAWS" Principles
    • Practice problem solving
    • Act responsibly
    • Win respect
    • Show kindness

    For additional information, visit the University of Delaware: Delaware Positive Behavior Support Initiative