Starting a Private School in New Hampshire

Regulations, Resources, & Support

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New Hampshire State Regulations

General Regulations

New Hampshire State
  • There are no licensing requirements in New Hampshire and accreditation is optional. All schools are required to be registered and approved, however.

  • The New Hampshire Department of Education has assembled a page of detailed requirements for private schools.

  • The US Office of Innovation & Improvement has assembled a summary of regulations for private schools operating in New Hampshire.

  • Parents must provide a portfolio of work completed as part of a home school program.

  • The New Hampshire DOE has no published requirements for school insurance -- consult a professional for guidance in this area.

New Hampshire State Resources

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