PLAISTOW — The Principal of Timberlane Regional High School is pleased to announce the Honor Roll for the third quarter 2018/19 school year.

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Chancellor Rick Caulfield at the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) is proud to recognize Alyson Mierswa of East Kingston has been named to the Dean’s List for academic achievement.

HAVERHILL, MA — Northern Essex Community College is pleased to announce the following local students graduated at 57th annual Commencement Ceremonies on May 18:

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Timberlane Regional High School students begin the Prom Walk under sunny skies at the Atkinson Country Club. Most graduates will be moving on with their schooling, jobs, or entering the military service.

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ATKINSON — Eight outstanding local high school senior leaders were honored this month at Community Crossroads in Atkinson, NH, and each honoree was awarded a $750.00 scholarship.  These outstanding young leaders achieved positive change that resulted in a more welcoming and accessible commun…

WATERBURY CENTER, VT —Summer is a magical season for kids – a time when they finally get to make many of their own decisions. Except when it comes to reading. This summer millions of children will be slogging through a school-assigned reading list. And that may not be such a good thing.

The following local students have been named to Emerson College's Dean's List for the Spring 2019 semester: Hannah Brewitt of Raymond, majoring in Journalism, AJ Helman of Kingston, majoring in Theatre Edu and Performance, Jessica Proctor of Danville, majoring in Theatre and Performance, and…

HAVERHILL, MA —Dr. William Heineman, vice president of academic and students’ affairs, Northern Essex Community College, is pleased to announce the appointment of the students to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 term. Local students honored include:

CONCORD — The end is near. Of the academic year for New Hampshire schools, that is. But learning shouldn’t stop just because school is out. The New Hampshire Department of Education is launching its 2019 Summer Learning Challenge to help parents stop the summer slide.

KENSINGTON —The Kensington Historical Society hosted the 4th and 5th graders from the Kensington Elementary School for a visit to the one room Brick Schoolhouse located on Route 107. Mrs. Kaczmarek (center back row), who attended the school in 1953-54 when she was in grade 4, spoke to the ch…

NEWTON/KINGSTON —Congratulations to Sanborn Graduates! The graduating class of 2019 has over 90% who are meeting the recently adopted standards for Student Success.

KINGSTON/NEWTON —It is with great pleasure that we announce Sanborn Regional High School will receive the generous sum of $4980 from the 2018-2019 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grant.

KINGSTON — Kingston-based charitable organization, the Lone Tree Spirit Foundation (LTSF) has chartered Sea Scout Ship 1791 (SSS-1791). The Ship will be based in Newburyport and will draw members from southern New Hampshire and the Merrimack Valley in Massachusetts. Sea Scouting is the Boy S…

DURHAM —The following local students graduated from the University of New Hampshire in May 2019:

KINGSTON/NEWTON —It is with great pleasure that we announce Sanborn Regional High School will receive the generous sum of $4980 from the 2018-2019 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grant.

Hampstead Middle School students displayed their musical talents and acting abilities in the musical production of “Rock of Ages”, with three shows highlighting the terrific event for all ages.

KINGSTON/NEWTON — On May 20, 2019, Sanborn Regional High School honored many members of the Class of 2019 at its annual Academic Awards and Scholarship Night. Nearly one hundred seniors received academic pins and medallions for Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, and Summa Cum Laude distinctions. Ad…

HAVERHILL, MA — Close to one third of students enrolled at Northern Essex started their education at another college, and decided to transfer in to Northern Essex.

KINGSTON — The Miss Kingston / Seacoast Scholarship Program is searching for contestants for the teen division (ages 13-16) and the Miss division (17-24).

PLAISTOW — Timberlane Regional High School held their Art Honor Society Induction and Cording Ceremonies on May 9. Graduating Senior NAHS members include Autumn Richardson, Madeleine Maillette, and Hannah Luscomb, Missing is Alexis Sinotte and Inducted students are Kali Scivito, Gianna Gray,…

EXETER — Exeter Adult Education will offer free summer classes in Academic Skills and English (ESL) beginning Mon., June 10. |Class information is as follows:

KINGSTON — The Bakie Boosters invite the families of Kingston to attend an open house on Mon., June 10 in honor of Mrs. Anne Rutherford in recognition of her dedication and service to the students and staff at the Daniel J. Bakie School. Light refreshments will be served in the Outdoor Class…

The Timberlane Regional High School Entrepreneurship Class donated a check for the amount of $1,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation at the school on Greenough Road in Plaistow. Pictured at the presentation, from left, Donald Woodworth, principal, Holly Blanchard, Make-A-Wish representative, Se…

This past 2018-2019 school year, Timberlane Student Council has conducted many fundraisers and activities for the school and the community. There are about fifty students on the council and each serve an important role.  Some events the council held include: Kids Night Out events bimonthly, …

CONCORD — High school students who will be seniors in the fall of 2019 are encouraged to prepare for the college admissions process by enrolling in a four-hour Summer Boot Camp workshop this summer. The workshops are offered by The NHHEAF Network Organizations, a Concord non-profit agency an…

EXETER —The Exeter Region Cooperative School District is pleased to announce the Exeter Adult Education Graduation and Awards Ceremony on Wed., June 5. The ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m. and lasts approximately one-hour. The event will be held in the Exeter High School Auditorium, 315 Epping R…

EXETER – Core Physicians and Exeter Hospital are offering a free Medical Assistant CEU Class on Sat., June 8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The program is open to all Medical Assistants, including non-employees of Core Physicians or Exeter Hospital. This program is pending approval for three CEUs b…

RAYMOND — Alcohol is the most misused drug there is, over marijuana, opioids, cocaine, and prescription drugs. NH has the highest rates of alcohol use in the United States.

EXETER —The Exeter Region Cooperative School District is pleased to announce the Exeter Adult Education Graduation and Awards Ceremony on Wed., June 5. The ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m. and lasts approximately one-hour. The event will be held in the Exeter High School Auditorium, 315 Epping R…

KINGSTON — The Bakie Boosters invite the families of Kingston to attend an open house on Mon., June 10 in honor of Mrs. Anne Rutherford in recognition of her dedication and service to the students and staff at the Daniel J. Bakie School. Light refreshments will be served in the Outdoor Class…

RAYMOND — Superintendent Tina McCoy is pleased to announce that a group of Raymond High School students placed first in a statewide financial literacy competition.

The Joe Yukica Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame recognized thirty-eight NH scholar athletes at their annual banquet on May 7. This year’s recipients were selected based on their athletic and academic achievements, plus their contributions to their communit…

Timberlane Regional High School Principal Donald Woodworth, pictured, has announced the Class of 2019 will be attending graduation ceremonies on Sat., June 8 beginning at 10:00 a.m. The Pomp and Circumstance will take place on the Athletic Field.

EXETER — Exeter Adult Education will offer free summer classes in Academic Skills and English (ESL) beginning Mon., June 10. |Class information is as follows:

ATKINSON — Atkinson Congregational Church is now accepting applications for its Doris and Vivian Horton Scholarship, awarded for general academics to students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year of college for the academic year 2019-2020. To be eligible, applicants or at least o…

RAYMOND — Principal Bob Bickford is pleased to share that students, parents and guardians came together recently to learn about healthy and successful student habits, and the dangers of drugs and alcohol.

KINGSTON — The Bakie Boosters invite the families of Kingston to attend an open house on Mon., June 10 in honor of Mrs. Anne Rutherford in recognition of her dedication and service to the students and staff at the Daniel J. Bakie School. Light refreshments will be served in the Outdoor Class…

PLAISTOW — Congratulations to Timberlane’s Math Team who earned third place in this year’s Tri-State Math League competition! Each month from October to April, the team participated in a competition with thirteen other schools involving math topics ranging from arithmetic to Pre-Calculus que…

DURHAM —Beginning next fall, high school students applying to the University of New Hampshire will no longer be required to submit standardized test scores with their application. A three-year pilot program will begin with students entering UNH in fall 2020.

RAYMOND — Superintendent Tina McCoy is pleased to announce that a group of Raymond High School students placed first in a statewide financial literacy competition.

ATKINSON — Atkinson Congregational Church is now accepting applications for its Doris and Vivian Horton Scholarship, awarded for general academics to students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year of college for the academic year 2019-2020. To be eligible, applicants or at least o…

EXETER —The Exeter Region Cooperative School District is pleased to announce the Exeter Adult Education Graduation and Awards Ceremony on Wed., June 5. The ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m. and lasts approximately one-hour. The event will be held in the Exeter High School Auditorium, 315 Epping R…

EXETER — Exeter Adult Education will offer free summer classes in Academic Skills and English (ESL) beginning Mon., June 10. |Class information is as follows:

In conjunction with the rich history of the Town of Kingston and the upcoming celebration of its 325th Anniversary, the students at D.J. Bakie Elementary School completed three large (3’x5’) murals for this major event. Art teacher Mrs. Titon, standing left, created a template of three vital…

HAMPSTEAD – In celebration of Earth Month, the third-graders of Hampstead Central School learned the basics of recycling through a class waste audit. Armed with special recyclable gloves, 87 enthusiastic students participated in four Garbage Guerrillas workshops. The workshops were conducted…

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EXETER — Superintendent David Ryan would like to invite members of the SAU 16 community to attend a free presentation on creating safer schools and healthier children on Wed., May 15, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Exeter Area YMCA, 56 Linden Street.

KINGSTON/NEWTON — Frequently asked Questions about the proposed K-8 Reorganization (Part 1).

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