Sept-Oct 2017 | Volume 10, Issue 5



Newsletter Schedule

Have we missed your group or event? Please let us know. Our purpose is to include as many Epping groups and events as possible.

The next issue (Nov-Dec) of this newsletter will be available in early Nov 2017. We will accept submissions through October 25, 2017 to be included in the next issue. Please send your content, including contact information, for consideration by using the CONTACT US section of our web site or by emailing us.

Epping Students in the News

Students graduated from:

St Anselm College on May 20th 
     Meghan Welsh, Magna Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY on May 21st
     Samuel H. Hereford, Bachelor of Arts in environmental studies and business in liberal arts

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) on May 13th 
     Brianna Parent, Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering with distinction

Boston University in May 2017
     Brian Malbon, Master of Social Work

Northern Essex Community College on May 20th
     Jasmin J. Kirby, Associate in Science Early Childhood Education with Honors
     Christopher L. Walters, Associate in Science Criminal Justice with Honors

University of New Hampshire on May 20th
     Justin Cawley MA in Economics
     Morgan King Cum Laude with a BM degree in BMus: Pre teaching
     Janine Perkins Magna Cum Laude with a BA degree in Psychology
     Alexis Modigliani BS degree in Human Development and Family Studies
     Kendra Swanson BA degree in Communication
     Kylie Patton BSIT degree in Information Technology
     Colin Spillane BSME degree in Mechanical engineering
     Joshua Foreman MFA degree in Writing
     Zachary Mailhot BSCS degree in Computer Science
     Amanda Byron AAS degree in Veterinary Technology

Students named to Dean’s/President’s List for Spring 2017 semester:

Northern Essex Community College
     Alicia Thibeault, Dean’s List

St. Anselm’s College
     Katelyn McCoole, Dean’s List

Clarkson College
     Sawyer Begin, Dean’s List

Cazenovia College
     Marley Jordan, Dean’s List

Emmanuel College
     Jannet Desvira, Dean’s List

Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU)
     Rachel Stone, Dean’s List

Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU)
     Scott Gauron, President’s List
     Morgan Pease, President’s List
     Bradley George, President’s List

Epping School District News


School Board Meeting Schedule

The Epping School Board holds regular meetings at 7:00 pm in the Epping Town Hall. The public is invited to attend. Meetings are also televised by ETV. Agendas and minutes are posted on the district website at under School Board/Agenda & Minutes. ETV is also streaming meetings that you can watch live on your computer at:

Epping Elementary School (EES)

Invitation to First Day of School Celebration!

Dear Parents,

You are cordially invited to join your child and our staff on our first day of school. This celebration is an opportunity for you to help your child enjoy the first day of school. You’ll meet parents of your child’s classmates, get to know the people who have a shared interest in your child’s education, and learn some easy and effective ways to help them throughout the school year. We look forward to seeing you!

EES School Calendar


Sept. 4NO SCHOOL – Labor Day

Sept. 5 – First Day of School Celebration Grades 1-5 – 8:20-9:30 am  Parents invited.
Preschool Orientation

Sept. 6 – First Day of School for Preschool
Kindergarten Orientation

Sept. 7 First Day of School for Kindergarten

Sept. 11– PTO meeting 7:00 pm in the EES Art Room.  Free babysitting in the Library.

Sept. 12 Instrumental Rental Night in EES gym – 6:00-7:30 pm

Sept. 13– School Picture Day for EES students and preschool

Sept. 26 Open House for Kindergarten-Grade 2 – 6:00-7:30 pm

Sept. 27 – Open House for Grades 3-5 – 6:00-7:30 pm

Sept. 29 – Volunteer Orientation – 9:00-11:00 am

Oct. 2– PTO meeting 7:00 pm in the EES Art Room.  Free babysitting in the Library.

Oct. 9NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day

Oct. 25– School picture retakes for EES students and preschool

Oct. 27– PTO Monster Mash in EES gym – 6:00-8:00 pm

Epping High School (EHS)

EHS September Calendar
September 5 - Opening Day for all students (B Day)
September 14 - High School Open House 6:30-8:00 pm
September 29 - Homecoming

Artisans Wanted for EHS Craft Fair

The Epping High School Athletic Boosters are now taking applications from artists, crafters and those interested in participating in the Ninth Annual EHS Holiday Craft Fair.  Information and fees can be found by contacting Beth Deschene at 679-2733 or

The Boosters will be hosting their Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, November 12th from 9 am – 3 pm at the Epping Middle High School Gym on 21 Academy St, Epping.  This event will focus on showcasing arts, crafts and foods from local artists, crafters and bakers.  It will be free for all ages to shop at the Fair, Food and raffles will be available for purchase.   All proceeds support Epping High School athletics.