Orchard School The

114 Old Settlers Rd,
Alstead, NH, 03602-0360
     Tel: (603)835-2495
Grades: PK - K | 53 students
Our mission is to be an accessible place of learning that nurtures a sense of community, respect for individual differences, the land, lifelong learning and a connection between the cultural life of our rural community and that of the world beyond.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Inclusive Program
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 53 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 14%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies based on the number of hours services are used.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Admissions Director Petra Gillette

School Notes:

  • Ages 2.5 - 6 throughout the year
  • Summer Camps for 2.5- 14 year olds for 6 weeks in the summer
  • Leadership training programs for adolescents
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kroka Expeditions (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Compass School (9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saxtons River Montessori School (11.9 miles away)
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