New Hampshire
New Hampshire

Updated April 2009

New Hampshire Private Schools (Participating Agencies)

HSLDA surveyed 20 schools, asking them whether they served as participating agencies pursuant to N.H. R.S.A. § 193-A:5(I), and if so, the details of their programs. The answers are posted below.

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Private Schools (Participating Agencies) Q: Do you require that the family be located within a certain distance of your school? Q: Do you charge a fee for your services? Q: Approximately how many times do you anticipate contacting a homeschooling family during the school year?
Mount Zion Christian Schools
469 South River Rdoad
Bedford, NH 03110
Phone: 1-603-606-7930
Fax: 603-606-7935
No. Yes, $500; students allowed to participate in our athletics and many school functions.

• Personal meeting at beginning of year to review plans.

• Mid-year and end-year evaluation of progress.

• We ask that students take Stanfords with us in April.

The Good Shepherd School
37 Province Lane, Barrington, NH 03825
Phone: 603-664-2742
Fax: 603-664-7196

Administrator: Elizabeth Shortle
No, although I prefer to have one in-person meeting. $75 per family per year.


A. Request letter of notification;
B. Invite students to events and prepare the for these events such as Speech Meet, Math
Olympics, Science Fair, History Fair, Standardized Testing ,Choir, Drama, Band, Sports, Picture Day; Field Trips;
C. Requests annual assessment information if not using our annual standardized testing service.

Milford Christian Academy
273 Elm Street
Milford NH 03055
Phone: 603-673-9324
Fax: 603-672-4539

Trisha Dion
Business Manager, MCA
273 Elm St., Milford, NH, 03055
No, we have no geographic boundaries. Yes: $100 for 1 child, $150 for 2 children; $200 for 3 or more. $30 additonal charge per child if child is taking SATs through us.

• Summer and / or fall—notification letter and curriculum.

• Mid-winter—parental progress report and meeting.

• End of year—meeting with parental progress report.

Tri-City Christian Academy
150 West High Street
Somersworth, NH 03878
Phone: (603) 692-2093
Fax: (603) 692-6305
Contact is Deborah Mear (603) 498-5436
No distance requirement. Fee: Contact school ($50 per child for first three children; additional children are free). At least twice—acknowledging receipt of letter of intent and receipt of end-of-year assessment.
Grace Christian School
12 Station Road
Bedford, NH 03110
Phone: (603) 622-6336
No distance requirement. Fee: $50 per child for first three children; additional children are free. (Includes eligibility to participate in extracurricular activities). At least twice—acknowledging receipt of letter of intent and receipt of end-of-year assessment.

This information is provided by the schools and is listed here as a service to interested New Hampshire homeschoolers. HSLDA recommends the use of a private institution as a participating agency for New Hampshire homeschoolers. While this information was accurate when collected it may have changed. HSLDA recommends individuals to contact the schools to verify pertinent details before sending their notice of intent.