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New Hampshire law dictates that any student between the ages of 6 and 18 by virtue of his/her parent(s) or legal guardian(s), require children to attend some kind of formal schooling, in either a public, private, religious institution or home school setting.


Any parent(s) / legal guardian(s) planning on establishing a home school program must provide a letter to the appropriate school district containing the following information:

Click here  for instructions AND the “Notification of Commencement” form which asks for the following information

  • Child(ren)(s) Full Legal Name
  • Date Of Birth
  • Home Address
  • Parent(s)/legal guardian(s) Name(s)
  • Daytime Telephone Number
  • Date Homeschooling Education Program Will Begin

Please mail completed form to:

SAU #15
90 Farmer Road
Hooksett, NH


 send via email to 

What you should know for homeschooling:
NH DOE Technical Advisory
Compulsory Attendance
Access to Public School Programs
Notice Of Child Find
NH Procedural Safeguards Handbook for Special Education

For additional information on home education, you may want to refer to

The New Hampshire Department of Education’s website


The New Hampshire Homeschooling Coalition

The Latest From SAU 15

Hooksett School Board Recording Secretary

May 7, 2024

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