Newfields Elementary School serves 125 students K-5.

9 Piscassic Road , Newfields, NH 03856

Phone: (603) 772-5555

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Welcome to Newfields Elementary School, serving Newfields, NH since 1907. Located on Route 87, 9 Piscassic Road in Newfields NH, NES is a community elementary school serving approximately 125 children from Kindergarten through 5th grade.

If there is specific information you would like, please contact David Foster, principal, or Jane Johnson, school secretary, either by email or by calling (603) 772-5555. Parents of new students, please contact the office at the number above. More information can be found in the Student Info section of this site.



ALICE Information Session for Parents

Attached is a letter inviting you to an information session on our recent adoption of a new lockdown protocol program A.L.I.C. E.. In late December we will be sharing the new lockdown protocols with your children at an age appropriate level. If you would like to preview what your child(ren) will learn please come to the information session that will be offered in December.

Information Session Dates:

  • December 11, 2018 -- 5:30-6:30 PM -- Lincoln Street School Exeter NH -- Grades K -5
  • December 5, 2018 -- 5:30-6:30 PM -- Cooperative Middle School Stratham NH -- Grades 6 - 12

Holiday Fair November 17

This Saturday, November 17, please come over to the HOLIDAY FAIR at the Newfields Elementary School! Bring a friend or bring the kids. Admission is free, doors open at 9am & the fun goes until 3pm.

Come see what the 30-plus local vendors and artisans have for sale and jump start your holiday shopping. Take a chance on the $1000 raffle (generously donated by our friends George Bailey & Dr. Sonnya Dennis at the Stratham-Newfields Veterinary Hospital) or the 50-50 raffle and win some holiday cash. Bring home some goodies for the family and enjoy lunch as pizza and hot, homemade soups are offered at the extensive bake sale.

All proceeds go to fund the 5th graders' annual trip to Sargent Camp in the spring. Hope to see you there!

Notice of Public Hearing

A Public Hearing on the proposed SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT #16 Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2020 will be held at 6:45 PM on November 19, 2018 at Exeter High School, Roy Morrisette Alumni Room.

The hearing includes the School Districts of Brentwood, East Kingston, Exeter, Exeter Region Cooperative, Kensington, Newfields, and Stratham.

Please see the complete notice of public hearing for details.

Public Hearing Notice 10.25.18.pdf

Quick Tip Digital Hotline

Dear SAU 16 Students, Staff and Parents:

SAU 16 makes the safety of all students and staff in our schools a top priority. In our continuing efforts to improve the safety at all SAU 16 schools, we are offering a quick tip e-mail hot line which is an anonymous reporting system. This “See Something Say Something” tip line allows anyone to e-mail concerns about unsafe behavior within the SAU 16 community. To access the system click this link: Quick Tip Hotline. Please see the attached QuickTip Protocol for more information.

Simply fill in the form. Providing your contact information is optional, otherwise you will remain anonymous. The Quick Tip Digital Hotline link is also accessible from the SAU 16 website on the left sidebar or by clicking here. As always thank you for your support during these challenging times.

Esther Asbell

Assistant Superintendent