New Hampshire is known for it’s excellent educational system. Choosing a school system or private school that meets your child’s individual needs can be a daunting task. The New Hampshire Department of Education web site is a great stepping off point in school selection. They have a helpful guide on how to select a school.
The New Hampshire Department of Education site also has guidance on their site for home schooling alternatives. In general, school districts are supported by local property taxes. There is also a reapportionment under a statewide property tax formula, which provides state mandated funding for poorer school districts. Many of the school districts in southern New Hampshire have seen tremendous growth in recent years.
Public kindergarten is available in some communities. The state has mandated that all school districts offer public kindergarten. Those communities that do not have public kindergartens normally have excellent private alternatives.
Manchester School District
Merrimack School District