The RSEC Academy

PO Box 370, 31 Old Nashua Road
Amherst, NH 03031
Tel: (603)673-6656
Grades: 5-12 | 40 students
Established in 1996, The RSEC Academy is a state approved, diploma granting, special education alternative middle and high school.
While following New Hampshire Curriculum Frameworks, basic skills, content, and social skills are taught through experiential, hands-on opportunities.
Students must be of average intellectual ability and capable of performing in a small group setting. The RSEC Academy recognizes the varying achievement levels of students and has created a learning environment that addresses individual needs while valuing personal responsibility and accountability.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported LD, Sp/Lang, Autism, Anxiety Disorder/School Phobia, Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Other Health Impairment
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 40 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The RSEC Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Students are referred through school district's special education (IEP and Placement) process.
Admissions Director Janet Reed, Director


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, SoccerAlpine SkiingBasketball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Merrimack Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunrise Children's Center (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sunrise Children's Center (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Amherst
    Sunrise Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 85 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 370
    Amherst, NH 03031
  • Merrimack
    Grades: PK-12 | 290 students
    0.3 miles
    517 Boston Post Rd
    Merrimack, NH 03054
  • Merrimack
    Grades: PK-K | 34 students
    0.9 miles
    Po Box 203
    Merrimack, NH 03054
  • Amherst
    Grades: PK-KG | 14 students
    1.3 miles
    67 State Route 101a
    Amherst, NH 03031
  • Amherst
    The Summit School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
    1.8 miles
    31 Old Nashua Rd Ste 1
    Amherst, NH 03031

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