SAU 16

Today's Learners, Tomorrow's Leaders

Serving Exeter, Brentwood, Kensington, East Kingston, Newfields, and Stratham NH

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SAU16 believes in partnering with area resources whenever we can. That's why we've built a new Local Events Page to share information, events, and opportunities to benefit residents and families.

SAU 16 Area Police Chiefs Urge Students to Stop Playing "Assassins" Game

Poses Threat to Safety of Students and Community

Please read this important notice from Superintendent Ryan and local police chiefs regarding the potential dangers of the "Assassins" live role-playing game.

Legal Notice

Seacoast Buying Group of New Hampshire - Request for Proposal for the Grocery purchases in the School Nutritional Programs

Bids will be received at the Exeter High School, 1 Blue Hawk Drive, Exeter NH 03833 attention Jeanne Pierce, until 12:00 PM on Wednesday June 12, 2019. Bids must be submitted and delivered in a sealed envelope clearly marked as follows: Sealed Bid: Seacoast Buying Group Grocery Bid, Exeter High School 1 Blue Hawk Dr., Exeter NH 03833. For a copy of the bid proposal please contact Jeanne Pierce (email: with the subject line: Seacoast Buying Group. A complete packet will be email to you. Bid opening will be on Monday, June 17, 2019 at 10:00AM at the Exeter High School.

Superintendent Monthly Update APRIL 2019.pdf

Superintendent's Report - April 2019

So much is happening at SAU16...from the dedication of the Michael A. Morgan Center for Professional Learning, to honoring three staff members at the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce, multiple charitable events, and the naming of the new principal at the Seacoast School of Technology, not to mention the numerous events at each of our schools and the upcoming spring vacation.

Catch up now with Dr. Ryan's April newsletter.

Food Service Workers Needed

Exeter Region Cooperative School District


Exeter Region Cooperative School District Food Service Department is seeking individuals who would like to work in a child friendly environment. School year calendar and school hours. No experience needed, we will train. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs, able to stand for long period of time, and able to bend. This position does offer some benefits. Sorry no health insurance. EOE. If interested please contact Jeanne Pierce at 603-775-8449 or email:

Quick Tip Digital Hotline

SAU 16 makes the safety of all students and staff in our schools a top priority. In our continuing efforts to improve the safety at all SAU 16 schools, we are introducing a new service.

Starting on April 11, 2018, SAU 16 will be offering a Quick Tip digital hot line which is an anonymous reporting system. This “See Something, Say Something” tip line allows anyone to communicate concerns about unsafe behavior within the SAU 16 community.

To access the system, click this Quick Tip Hotline link.

Simply fill in the form. Providing your contact information is optional, otherwise you will remain anonymous. Please see the Quick Tip Protocol for more information.

Safety Measures at SAU16

As leaders in SAU 16, school security and safety are a top priority. We consider the safety of your children and our staff when making decisions each day. Below is a list of the work we have done to support these efforts. Please know we continue to discuss ongoing security measures as part of our overall mission here in SAU 16.

Safety Measures List | Frequently Asked Questions

ALICE Training

Job Opportunities & More

Come and work with us! SAU 16 utilizes an online application process which helps to make the interview process efficient.

View open positions, apply online, and access links for current employees in our new and improved Employment Section.

SAU 16 Vision for Our Graduates

Each graduate demonstrates engaged learning and citizenship through the ability to solve problems independently and collaboratively with perseverance and resilience, and communicates solutions with confidence and empathy.

Quick Links

Are you in crisis? Do you know someone who is? Help is available 24/7 with many of these resources. Don't wait! Also, if you're aware of a security threat , we want to know. Report it anonymously now.