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"The Rochester New Hampshire School District provides a personalized experience for all students to be, responsible, and contributing citizens, who can read, write, communicate, problem solve and calculate with clarity.  The learning environment includes present day instructional practices, innovative thinking, collaboration with families, lifelong learning for all and a meaningful relationship for all students."

Student Registration

Kindergarten or first time student Registration 2019-2020 Registration Packet
Student registration for Rochester public schools is open daily (except holidays). The registration location is determined by the student’s grade level. In order to complete registration, the student’s parent or legal guardian MUST bring:
• a copy of the child’s birth certificate
• immunization records
• proof of residency
Items Accepted to Prove Residency

Copy of a fully executed lease, with the name and phone number of the landlord
Copy of a fully executed closing statement
Telephone, electric, and cable bills
Envelopes with yellow forwarding postal sticker
Billing or mailing address from current doctor's bill, bank statement, or payroll check

Items NOT accepted to Prove Residency

Property tax bill
Water/sewer bill
Voter registration
Vehicle registration
Driver's license
Post Office Box
All Elementary registrations (grades K-5) are taken at the office of the Superintendent of Schools ~ located at 150 Wakefield Street, Suite 8 (Rochester Community Center ~ second floor) ~ 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Middle School registrations (grades 6-8) are taken in the Guidance Office at the Rochester Middle School ~ located at 47 Brock Street ~ 7:30 AM until 2:30 PM Monday through Friday.

High School registrations (grades 9-12) are taken at Spaulding High School ~ located at 130 Wakefield Street ~ 7:30 AM until 2:30 PM Monday through Friday.
Children do not need to be present at the time of Registration.

Registration materials are available in advance from the superintendent's office.
- Kindergarten or first time student Registration 2019-2020

To complete registration, please bring items listed above – birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of residency – along with completed registration forms (below) to the appropriate location, according to the grade level of the student.

PDF icon Student Registration ‘Packet’ - Forms to print out, fill out and bring with you when registering your child.