Oldest Private Elementary Schools in New Hampshire

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The average private elementary school in New Hampshire was founded around 1973 (2021).
The oldest private elementary school in New Hampshire is Mt. St Mary Academy, founded in 1858.
The oldest private elementary schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Elementary Schools in New Hampshire (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Mt. St Mary Academy
    Mt. St Mary Academy Photo - Mount Saint Mary Academy, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1858
    Grades: PK-82291 Elm Street
    Manchester, NH 03104
    (603) 623-3155

  • Rank: #22.
    Saint Patrick Academy
    Saint Patrick Academy Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1868
    Grades: NS-8315 Banfield Road
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    (603) 436-0739

  • Rank: #33.
    St. John Regional School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1888
    Grades: PK-861 S State St
    Concord, NH 03301
    (603) 225-3222

  • Rank: #44.
    St. Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1904
    Grades: PK-6148 Belmont St
    Manchester, NH 03103
    (603) 622-0414

  • Rank: #55.
    Infant Jesus School
    Infant Jesus School Photo - Beautiful gardens at the entrance to Infant Jesus School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1909
    Grades: NS-63 Crown St
    Nashua, NH 03060
    (603) 889-2649

  • Rank: #66.
    Wolfeboro Camp School
    Wolfeboro Camp School Photo - Wolfeboro offers an excellent academic program for Middle, Upper, and ESL students. Guided by dedicated and seasoned private school faculty, the Wolfeboro curriculum includes additional emphasis on pre-prep goals, pre-college goals, and intensive ESL courses.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1910
    Grades: 5-1293 Camp School Road
    Wolfeboro, NH 03894
    (603) 569-3451

  • Rank: #77.
    St. Joseph Regional Jr High School
    St. Joseph Regional Jr High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: 7-8148 Belmont St.
    Manchester, NH 03103
    (603) 624-4811

  • Rank: #88.
    Presentation Of Mary Academy
    Presentation Of Mary Academy Photo - Presentation of Mary Choir Preparing for Performance at Carnegie Hall.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1926
    Grades: PK-8182 Lowell Rd
    Hudson, NH 03051
    (603) 889-6054

  • Rank: #99.
    Cardigan Mountain School
    Cardigan Mountain School Photo - The Kenly Dining Hall opened in spring 2013.
    All-boys
    Founding Date: 1945
    Grades: 6-962 Alumni Drive
    Canaan, NH 03741
    (603) 523-3527

  • Rank: #1010.
    Hampshire Country School
    Hampshire Country School Photo - Island Pond is regularly used for canoeing and fishing.
    All-boys
    Founding Date: 1948
    Grades: 3-1028 Patey Circle
    Rindge, NH 03461
    (603) 899-3325

  • Rank: #1111.
    St. Christopher School
    St. Christopher School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1952
    Grades: PK-620 Cushing Ave
    Nashua, NH 03064
    (603) 882-7442

  • Rank: #1212.
    Crotched Mountain School
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1953
    Grades: K-121 Verney Drive
    Greenfield, NH 03047
    (603) 547-1894

  • Rank: #1313.
    Trinity Christian School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: NS-8100 Maple Ave
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603) 352-9403

  • Rank: #1414.
    St. Joseph Regional Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1959
    Grades: PK-840 Main St
    Salem, NH 03079
    (603) 893-6811

  • Rank: #1515.
    Pioneer Junior Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1961
    Grades: 1-813 Mount Gilboa Rd
    Westmoreland, NH 03467
    (603) 399-4803

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    The Derryfield School
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: 6-122108 River Road
    Manchester, NH 03104
    (603) 669-4524

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Dublin Christian Academy
    Dublin Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: PK-12106 Page Rd
    Dublin, NH 03444
    (603) 563-8505

  • Rank: #1818.
    The Well School
    The Well School Photo - Pond hockey is a blast!
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1967
    Grades: PK-836 Well School Road
    Peterborough, NH 03458
    (603) 924-6908

  • Rank: #1919.
    Pine Hill Waldorf School
    Pine Hill Waldorf School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1972
    Grades: PK-877 Pine Hill Dr
    Wilton, NH 03086
    (603) 654-9408

  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    My School, LLC
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: NS-2118 Locust Street
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-0321

  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Sant Bani School
    Sant Bani School Photo
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: PK-819 Ashram Road
    Sanbornton, NH 03269
    (603) 934-4240

  • Rank: #22-2422.- 24.
    Concord Christian Academy
    Concord Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: NS-1237 Regional Dr.
    Concord, NH 03301
    (603) 228-8888

  • Rank: #22-2422.- 24.
    Laconia Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: PK-121386 Meredith Center Rd
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-3650

  • Rank: #22-2422.- 24.
    Monarch School of New England
    Monarch School of New England Photo - Staff are close to students and welcome them individually each day.
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: K-12105 Eastern Avenue
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 332-2848

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Calvary Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: 3-12115 Yeaton Rd
    Plymouth, NH 03264
    (603) 536-4022

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Claremont Christian Academy
    Claremont Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-1297 Maple Ave
    Claremont, NH 03743
    (603) 542-8759

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Green Valley School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-8389 Pembroke St
    Suncook, NH 03275
    (603) 485-8550

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Monadnock Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-1298 S Lincoln St
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603) 357-4442

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Hampstead Academy
    Hampstead Academy Photo - Students begin learning Spanish and Chinese in Pre-Kindergarten and elementary grades through song, fingerplays, and fun activities like puppet shows.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1978
    Grades: PK-8320 East Road
    Hampstead, NH 03841
    (603) 329-4406

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Portsmouth Christian Academy
    Portsmouth Christian Academy Photo - Our beautiful 50 acre campus sits along the Bellamy River in Dover, NH, a suburb an hour outside Boston.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1978
    Grades: PK-1220 Seaborne Dr
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-3617

  • Rank: #3131.
    World Academy
    World Academy Photo
    Founding Date: 1980
    Grades: NS-8138 Spit Brook Road
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603) 888-1982

  • Rank: #3232. Founding Date: 1981
    Grades: 2-1285 Zion Hill Road
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-8340

  • Rank: #3333.
    Christian Bible Church Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Founding Date: 1983
    Grades: 1-12205 Manchester St
    Nashua, NH 03064
    (603) 882-1055

  • Rank: #34-3634.- 36.
    Lighthouse Christian Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1984
    Grades: NS-1217 Heaton Street
    Rochester, NH 03867
    (603) 335-1151

  • Rank: #34-3634.- 36.
    Trinity Christian School
    Trinity Christian School Photo
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1984
    Grades: PK-1280 Clinton Street
    Concord, NH 03301
    (603) 225-5410

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