District News

District News

  • PMHS Band & Chorus Concert: Wednesday, January 30 at 6:00 p.m. in the PMHS Gymnasium
  • School Board Meeting: Thursday, February 2, 2023 at 5:30pm at the PMHS Library Media Center
  • School Board Deliberative Session 1: Thursday, February 9th, at 6:30pm at the PMHS Library Media Center



Tuition Study Information

Good afternoon,

On October 27 at 6:30, the Pittsfield School Board will be making a
presentation to the community detailing the efforts to satisfy the
warrant article approved by the voters in 2020.  The information below

Community discussion that will be given on
the 27th that describes the history of the efforts that have taken

Budget Comparison– using the 2022-23 approved budget as a base line,
what the budget would look like if high school students were tuitioned
out with the options of closing the elementary school and leaving it

Harriman presentation– the presentation from Harriman Team Design, a
firm that was hired by the Board, to determine the feasibility of
fitting the elementary school program into the middle-high school

Executive Summary for 2021 Tuition study– document shared with the
community in the spring of 2021.

Estimates on renovation and new construction cost- document from
Harriman Team Design on estimates to renovate and or create new
construction if elementary moved into the middle/high school building.

Tuition Study– document that shows costs to tuition students to
surrounding school districts

The meeting will take place in the library media center at PMHS.

I am requesting that this email be forwarded to the Select Board, the
Planning Committee and any other town committee that may find this of

Bryan K. Lane
Superintendent of Schools
Pittsfield School District




Current Events

Declaration of Candidacy Form

“Filing Period For Elected School District Offices Wednesday, January 25, 2023 – Friday, February 3, 2023

You may file at the office of the School District Clerk at the Town Hall, 85 Main Street during regular business hours.  The office will remain open until 5PM on February 3rd. The declaration form will be available during the filing period to download from the School District website and the Town website – pittsfieldnh.gov.  It will also be available at the Town Hall.

2023-2024 Budget Information

The APPROVED 23-24 BUDGET version 6  & Budget Summary October 20 Version 6  (linked here) with updated figures and budget reductions.

Other budget resources below (coming soon):

Budget Committee Meeting Packet (JANUARY 2023)

  • Warrant Article Explanation
  • 2023 School District Warrant
  • MS-27 2023 2024
  • Default Budget 2023 2024



American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP ESSER)


SAU 51: Pittsfield School District Use of Funds Plan