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2017-2018 Bus Routes

The bus routes for the 2017-2018 school year can be found on the Hooksett School District transportation page.  If you have any questions about the routes please contact Student Transportation of America at (603) 222-2248.

The Department of Education Wants Your Input

The New Hampshire Department of Education wants to hear your ideas on what is most important to improve student learning and how the state can best support schools to serve the needs of all students.  Specifically, they would like to hear your input on the following four questions: What do you expect from New Hampshire’s educational system? […]

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Hooksett School Board Receives Excellence Award

New Hampshire School Boards Association announced the Hooksett School Board as the winner of the 2016 NHSBA School Board of Excellence Award. This award is presented to the school board that has accomplished and implemented best practices over the last year. The award acknowledges leadership, teamwork and effectiveness in school board governance. Over the last […]

Smarter Balanced Assessment Dates

Hooksett Memorial School students will be participating in the state administered Smarter Balanced Assessments in Mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy beginning March 22, 2016. Click here to read the parent notification letter.

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Smarter Balanced Results

Individual Smarter Balanced Assessment reports were mailed to parents of Hooksett Memorial School students in grades 4 & 5 on Thursday, November 12, 2015.  Smarter Balanced replaced the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) in English/language arts and mathematics.  More information regarding the assessment and information that was mailed home can be found on the […]

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Retiring HMS Teachers – Mrs. Veilleux, Mrs. Smagula, and Mrs. Saunders

  Seventy-seven years of teaching experience. Over 1500 students. Each of these educators has made a positive  impact on so many lives in the Hooksett community. Students, parents, families, & colleagues only have the absolute best to say about these amazing teachers. They have exuded caring, compassion, and kindness over the years; always there to […]

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Summer Reading – myON

Free Access to Digital Library through myON Through a partnership between the Digital Opportunity Consortium and myON, all educators, librarians, students and parents in the Granite State have free access to over 4,000 enhanced digital books from myON through September 30, 2014. These enhanced digital books, with flexible reading scaffolds, are the core content of […]

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2014 Robert Frost Youth Poetry Contest Winners

  Congratulations go to Jozlyn Piwowarczyk of Hooksett Memorial School, who was named the Merrimack County Poet in the 2014 Robert Frost Youth Poet Program for her poem “Raindrops”.  Also recognized was Alison Bright, whose poem “Dreams” earned her Honorable Mention for the county.  Both Jozlyn and Alison have been invited to join other winners […]

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Marvin the Mustang

When David R. Cawley Middle School replaced Memorial as Hooksett’s middle school in 2003, the students brought the Hooksett Hawk with them, leaving Memorial without a mascot. In honor of Memorial’s 50th Birthday in 2013, students were invited to participate in a contest to design a new mascot. Travis W., who was in third grade […]