Welcome to SAU 70

Welcome to the website for School Administrative Unit #70, public schools of Hanover NH and Norwich VT. Here you will find information related to our four schools and school boards/committees, and parent information such as school closings, bus routes, school calendars and meals. You will also find contact information for the administrative offices, employee benefits information, job openings, and archives detailing various accomplishments and reports regarding the school district. If you're looking for something in particular, please try the Google Site Search. It will search only within the contents of this website.

Last Day of School, 2015

Barring more snow days, the last day of school for Hanover/Dresden is Wednesday, June 17.  The last day of school for Marion Cross will be Monday, June 15.  The last day of school is a half-day.  Posted 3/17/15.

Site Work at the Ray School This Summer

Work on changes to parking, driveways and sidewalks will begin this summer at the Ray School, part of a plan to make pedestrian and vehicle traffic safer.  The Hanover Planning Board recently approved the site plan (link to the approval).

RMS Renaissance Fair stained glass project
Coming Meetings

Marion Cross School Enrichment Grants Committee, 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, Principal Hammond's office - Agenda: Determine schedule for future meetings; review grant-selection criteria.

Dresden School Board, 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, Hanover High School Library

Hanover Education Committee, 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 30, Ray School Conference Room. Agenda: Elect chair, review progress on goals, set goals for 2015-16.

Norwich School Board, 7:00 Wednesday, May 6, Marion Cross School Library

SAU 70 Boards Retreat, 4:00-9:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 12, Richmond Middle School Library

Hanover School Board, Wednesday, May 20, Ray School Music Room

SAU 70 Mission Statement

SAU 70 schools are an active learning community that provides broad academic and cocurricular programs. We engage students' minds, hearts and voices so that they become educated, caring and responsible adults. All students are given the opportunity and encouragement to use their:
  • Minds to pursue excellence, academic challenge and personal success.
  • Hearts to respect and care for the emotional and physical well-being of themselves and others, and for the environment.
  • Voices to speak for the common good.

Link to a longer version of the SAU 70 mission statement.

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