Welcome to SAU 15 – Auburn, Candia, Hooksett

SAU #15 school districts believe the roots of a great community lie in the strength of the educational system that molds today’s children into tomorrow’s leaders. Our schools are child centered and provide high-quality, rigorous instruction that engages and challenges students in acquiring the knowledge, skills, and strategies necessary for the 21st century.
  • Marge Polak

    Assistant Superintendent

  • Dr. Charles P. Littlefield


  • Karen Lessard

    Business Administrator

Welcome to SAU 15 – Auburn, Candia, Hooksett

SAU 15 News

  • PD Committee Members Cheryl Caake (Auburn), Karen Murray (Hooksett), Cheryl St. Pierre (Candia)

    SAU 15 Professional Development

    Date: June 27, 2014

    SAU 15 believes high quality professional development is critical to the success of our students, faculty, and schools in the districts of Auburn, Candia, and Hooksett. High quality, successful professional development leads to professional competence and directly impacts instructional practices, student learning and achievement. This year, the SAU 15 Professional Development Committee has been hard at work on the development of the new 5-year Master Plan. The committee includes the following members: Cheryl Caake (Auburn), Cheryl St. Pierre (Candia), Karen Murray (Underhill), Beth Curran (Memorial), Kelly Martino (Cawley), Christine Gialousis (Administration) Drew Bairstow (Administration), Kim Royer (School Board), Trisha Korkosz (Community)... Read More

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    SAU 15 Teacher Effectiveness and Evaluation Committee

    Date: June 23, 2014

    In October 2013, the SAU #15 Teacher Effectiveness and Evaluation Committee was formed to create a collaborative evaluation model leading to improved teaching performance and increased academic achievement. A group of 24 teachers and administrators worked throughout the year to critically research different evaluation models to determine the most comprehensive components for teacher advancement. The committee used the reports of the New Hampshire Task Force for Effective Teaching as a foundation for their work. One key aspect outlined in the Task Force Phase II Report is that the State Model System contains five major components – the four domains of professional... Read More

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  • School Calendar Input Needed!

    September 11, 2014


    After many years of discussion regarding the school calendar, a committee has been assembled and charged with researching and recommending a school calendar that will: maximize instructional time on a day to day basis minimize the time for students in June and in August when the days are warmer diminish the need for... Read More

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      • Buy a Brick for the Outdoor Classroom

        October 17, 2014

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        The brick fundraiser is coming to a close. The last day to buy a brick is November 23, 2014. We have been very successful in our sales and hope to make the brick floor for the Outdoor Classroom this spring.  More bricks are needed and the project still needs to... Read More

      • October 2014 - Guidance with Mrs. Berger

        October 14, 2014

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        We read “Enemy Pie” by Derek Munson.  This is a story about a very clever dad who tricks his son into spending an entire day with his enemy.  “Even worse, you have to be nice to him.”  In the end the boys become friends.  The classes then created all the... Read More

      • Playground Promise

        October 23, 2014

        On Friday, 10/10, Underhill students were overcome with curiosity about the giant blue rectangle on the playground black top.  It looked like this: They wondered what it could be and what was going to happen to the playground?  Many students responded with guesses like: It will become a swimming pool. It's a... Read More