Welcome to 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 VisionCreating leaders by empowering and inspiring children and families; ensuring students will reach their full potential.
Mission StatementOur 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 SchoolGallaher "PAWS" Principles
- Practice problem solving
- Act responsibly
- Win respect
- Show kindness
For additional information, visit the University of Delaware: Delaware Positive Behavior Support Initiative