ACCESS Meeting is April 9th, 5-6pm in Room 320 Richards School!       

Parent/Guardian Forms

Need to change how a student is going home today?
Need to change your contact information or inform the office of a change in usual routine?

Click the link below, print, and fill out the form.

Who We Are

Richards School is the Newport School District's Elementary School, housing Grades K-5 and is also home to the Community Preschool at Richards. If you have any questions about programming or curriculum, please give us a call at (603) 863-3710.

Pre K and Kindergarten Registration for SY 17-18

Registration dates are as follows:
Wed. March 15th from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday, March 28th 4-7:00 pm
both are held at the Richards School.

 Items you will need to register your child

Birth Certificate

Immunization Record

Proof of residency (this can be your driver's license, electric bill, home or rental lease agreement, etc.)


Student's Celebrate Student of the Month



  • Look at what Richards School is doing!
  • Spelling Bee at Richards School Richards School held their Spelling Bee last Friday, January 13th with 30 contestants ranging in grades 3, 4 and 5.  The Spelling Bee started at 1:30 in the afternoon ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2017, 7:24 AM by Diane Landry
  • Richards School Grades 4 and 5 Concert The Richards School 4th and 5th grade students invite all parents of the 4th and 5th grade students to the school Wednesday, December 21st at 2:00 pm to watch ...
    Posted Dec 18, 2016, 2:31 PM by Diane Landry
  • Ms Sinclair's class visits the Town Forest
    Posted Nov 29, 2016, 9:49 AM by Diane Landry
  • Fisher Cats Reading Challenge Richards School is hosting the Fisher Cats mascot Fungo or Slider for a Fisher Cats Reading Challenge again this year and will be held with an assembly on Monday, January ...
    Posted Nov 16, 2016, 8:58 AM by Diane Landry
  • TWO HOUR DELAYS When a two hour delay is called for our school we ask that you not drop your student off at the school before 10:00 am.  The playground must be ...
    Posted Dec 18, 2016, 2:24 PM by Diane Landry
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   Respect, Ownership, Academic Excellence and Responsibility
 Hear us "R.O.A.R.!!!!"


  • Look at what Richards School has been up to!


Please watch your student's backpack for calendars, information & school notices.
Please send your children with appropriate clothing for outdoor play.

Community Preschool at Richards School

The Community Preschool at Richards FOR CHILDREN AGES 3-5 is an inclusive preschool program with tuition assessed on an income-based scale.

 Mrs. Drake's Kindergarten class project
"Look at the Trout"

Links to Individual Calendars

All District Calendar of Events

Learn More About a Calendar Entry

To view more information about an event, click on the event. There may be information about location, time, etc. available for viewing.  To close the event box, click on the event name a second time.

Our key:
District (Blue)
R =  Richards (Gold)
MH = Middle & High School (Red)
SRVRTC =  Sugar River Technology Center (Gray)
PD=Professional Development (Seafoam)
Richards PTO (Purple)

                 Richards Administration                                                                    
     Co-Principal :  Mr. Phil Banios
     Co-Principal:    Mrs. Susan Schroeter
  Administrative Assistant: Mrs. Diane Landry
     School Nurse:  Ms. Susan Strebel, RN
      Guidance Counselor:  Georgia Scott

Save those box tops!  The Richards School PTO 
collects and submits these quarterly and receives money which goes back to support our teachers and students by purchasing playground equipment, helps to fund the annual Project Rabbit, Field Trips and much more. 

 Tiger Cafe 
 The Tiger Cafe @ Richards School is for students in grades 3, 4 & 5.  They meet Monday - Thursday 3:15-6:16 (they do not meet during Early Release days!).  Two days a week they concentrate on Math skills and the other two days on Language Arts. If interested please let your child's teacher know or call the front office to have a registration form sent home to sign your child up.