About Us

The Hampstead School District is located in Hampstead, NH and includes 2 schools that serve 925 students in grades PK through 8. Students in grades 9-12 attend Pinkerton Academy in Derry, NH. Pinkerton is a public academy and the designated home school for all high school students residing in the towns of Auburn, Derry, Hampstead and Chester.
Our profile on the NH Department of Education site can be found here.

Hampstead, NH is rich in history and often described as a picture postcard town with an elegant historic Main Street, characterized by antique Colonial homes. Hampstead is located in Rockingham County.

The Town is 30 miles south of Concord, NH, 45 miles north of Boston, MA and 20 miles from the seacoast. Hampstead contains 13.4 square miles of land, approximately 8,350 acres, 400 of which are inland water areas of Big Island Pond, Sunset Lake, and Angle Pond. The lakes attract a significant seasonal population and summer youth camp to town