Oldest Private Preschools in New Hampshire

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The average private preschool in New Hampshire was founded around 1978 (2021).
The oldest private preschool in New Hampshire is Mt. St Mary Academy, founded in 1858.
The oldest private preschools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Preschools 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.
    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: #77.
    St. Christopher School
    St. Christopher School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1952
    Grades: PK-620 Cushing Ave
    Nashua, NH 03064
    (603) 882-7442

  • Rank: #88.
    Trinity Christian School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: NS-8100 Maple Ave
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603) 352-9403

  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    St. Joseph Regional Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1959
    Grades: PK-840 Main St
    Salem, NH 03079
    (603) 893-6811

  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    White Wing School
    White Wing School Photo - 100th Day of School Artwork
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1959
    Grades: PK-K58 Lowell St
    Nashua, NH 03064
    (603) 882-1041

  • Rank: #1111.
    Dublin Christian Academy
    Dublin Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: PK-12106 Page Rd
    Dublin, NH 03444
    (603) 563-8505

  • Rank: #1212.
    Windham Cooperative Kindergarten & Nursery
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1966
    Grades: K12 Industrial Dr
    Windham, NH 03087
    (603) 893-3069

  • Rank: #1313.
    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: #14-1514.- 15.
    Dover Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1968
    Grades: K43 Back River Rd
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-7637

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Merri-Loo Community Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1968
    Grades: NS-PK86 Center St
    Goffstown, NH 03045
    (603) 497-3350

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Chapel School
    Alternative School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Founding Date: 1972
    Grades: PK-K3 Lutheran Dr
    Nashua, NH 03063
    (603) 589-0545

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    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: #18-2018.- 20.
    Happy Helpers Preschool Educ C
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: PK-K6 Heather Lane
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-3910

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    My School, LLC
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: NS-2118 Locust Street
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-0321

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Sant Bani School
    Sant Bani School Photo
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: PK-819 Ashram Road
    Sanbornton, NH 03269
    (603) 934-4240

  • Rank: #21-2421.- 24.
    Concord Christian Academy
    Concord Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: NS-1237 Regional Dr.
    Concord, NH 03301
    (603) 228-8888

  • Rank: #21-2421.- 24.
    Laconia Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: PK-121386 Meredith Center Rd
    Laconia, NH 03246
    (603) 524-3650

  • Rank: #21-2421.- 24.
    Nashua Child Learning Center
    Nashua Child Learning Center Photo
    Alternative School (Church of the Nazarene)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: PK-K5 Saint Laurent Street
    Nashua, NH 03064
    (603) 883-4356

  • Rank: #21-2421.- 24.
    Sunny Brook Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: NS-PK142B Main Street
    Lancaster, NH 03584
    (603) 788-3884

  • Rank: #2525.
    Tiny Tots Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1975
    Grades: NS-PK4 Wilsons Crossing Rd
    Auburn, NH 03032
    (603) 483-0200

  • Rank: #26-2926.- 29.
    Claremont Christian Academy
    Claremont Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-1297 Maple Ave
    Claremont, NH 03743
    (603) 542-8759

  • Rank: #26-2926.- 29.
    Green Valley School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-8389 Pembroke St
    Suncook, NH 03275
    (603) 485-8550

  • Rank: #26-2926.- 29.
    Keene Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: NS125 Railroad St
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603) 352-4052

  • Rank: #26-2926.- 29.
    Monadnock Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-1298 S Lincoln St
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603) 357-4442

  • Rank: #3030.
    Bedford Village Morning School
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1977
    Grades: NS-K19 Ministerial Rd
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603) 472-5531

  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    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: #31-3231.- 32.
    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: #33-3533.- 35.
    Auburn Montessori School
    Auburn Montessori School Photo - Auburn Montessori values outdoor education. Along with plenty of free play, we feature "Woodland Wednesdays" ; our outdoor classroom program. Trails, ponds, streams, farm animals, and our outdoor meeting space combine to allow children to become confident in self management, build motor skills, cognitive thinking, cooperation and leadership. Academic learning is achieved when the building blocks are in place.
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1980
    Grades: PK-K78 Rockingham Rd
    Auburn, NH 03032
    (603) 627-1691

  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Hogarth Country Day School
    Hogarth Country Day School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1980
    Grades: NS41 Water Street
    Epping, NH 03042
    (603) 679-2097

  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    World Academy
    World Academy Photo
    Founding Date: 1980
    Grades: NS-8138 Spit Brook Road
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603) 888-1982

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