HOOKSETT — After a rigorous vetting process spanning nearly three months, SAU 15 has selected William Rearick of Tiverton, R.I., to replace Charles Littlefield as he ends his 13-year tenure with the district in the summer of 2019.
The organizations will be using the Search Institute’s 40 Developmental Assets, a research-based approach that emphasizes positive experiences and qualities to help young people build resiliency and become caring, responsible and productive adults.
NASHUA — Class rankings are creating a culture of cut-throat competition at Nashua High School South, according to a student representative who is asking the district’s policy committee to consider eliminating or changing how students are ranked.
MANCHESTER — Embattled Manchester school board member David Scannell said Tuesday he is convinced he did the right thing in leaking a letter from a lawyer critical of fellow board member Richard Girard.
MANCHESTER — School board members voted Monday to direct administrators to continue working with the city’s Office of Youth Services to provide an alternative education program at Manchester High School West.
MANCHESTER — Following a vote Monday by school board members to ask the Hillsborough County Attorney’s office or Manchester police to investigate who leaked to members of the media a confidential letter from an attorney to At Large board member Rich Girard, Ward 2 board member David Scannell…
DOVER — The school board meeting in Dover planned for tonight has been moved to the high school’s auditorium due to a large expected turnout as the community still works to understand how students in a high school history class were allowed to perform a racially insensitive song.
A University of New Hampshire research project manager pleaded guilty to spending more than $80,000 of federal grant money on personal expenses such as video games, clothing and a snow blower, federal prosecutors said.
ATKINSON -- Police are calling two Atkinson Academy students heroes for their quick action during an incident earlier this week when their bus driver suffered a medical emergency and collapsed behind the wheel.
RINDGE — After a 22-year-old student was left in critical condition with a head injury this weekend from an alleged assault, Franklin Pierce University officials are reviewing safety protocols on campus.
DOVER — Officials at the Dover School District confirmed Tuesday that a history teacher who allowed 11th-grade students to present a racially insensitive song about the KKK has been placed on paid administrative leave as they investigate the incident.
CONCORD — A high-powered commission failed to endorse moving the start of all public schools until after Labor Day, but submitted a report that offers a “road map” on how to overcome obstacles to the change.
DERRY — Town Council Chairman Jim Morgan announced during a council meeting Tuesday night that he is calling for a summit with Sen. Maggie Hassan and newly elected 1st District Congressman Chris Pappas to discuss the issue of special education funding.