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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  • Washington DC Parent Information Night

    August 06, 2014


    A parent information night for the 2014-2015 8th grade Washington DC trip will be held on Tuesday, August 26th at 5:00 PM in Mr. Pritchard's room. Information regarding the trip, including pricing will be presented. Mr. Doug Bennett of Bennett Tours will be on-hand to answer any questions. Read More

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    • CNN Student News

      October 01, 2014


      Students at CMS faithfully watch CNN Students News during social studies classes.  On today's newscast Cawley students were excited to make the "Roll Call" on the news program.  Click here to view today's program (Cawley Middle School is mentioned at the 7 minute mark of the broadcast). Read More

    • Destination Imagination - Parent and Student Information & Registration Night

      September 30, 2014

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      Would you like a Challenge? Destination Imagination (DI) promotes 21st century thinking and problem solving to engage our students in interactive, collaborative teamwork, creativity, and real world challenges. Anyone interested in learning more about a year long, after school creative problem solving enrichment program? Please attend ! Parent and Student Information & Registration Night Tuesday,... Read More

    • PreSchool: Letters, Letters, Letters

      September 26, 2014

      Writing in PreSchool

      Here is a favorite activity for letter formation and identification. This multisensory approach is based on the belief that children learn best when the material they are given is presented in different modalities. Here we are using what we see (visual), touch (tactile) and movement (kinesthetic). You can try this... Read More