HAMPSTEAD – The School Board accepted a $15,000 donation for Hampstead Central School playground enhancement from Katie Tuscano of Hampstead in June, and on Tuesday, Aug. 23, following a public hearing, approved the appropriation of the money for a special needs playground area.
SANDOWN – The leaders of Timberlane Regional School District’s Student Assistance Program met with the school board last week to inform them of their efforts and goals to stem substance abuse. With a board initiative begun earlier this year to hold a public forum on opioid abuse, superintendent Earl Metzler had noted the district was
CHESTER – After having a few weeks to review recent scores on the Smarter Balanced tests taken earlier this year, Chester Academy principal Leslie Leahy weighed in on her students’ results. Smarter Balanced replaces the oft-maligned New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) tests, the result of the federal No Child Left Behind Act of George