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Public and Private Schools, Colleges, and Universities


Concord and the surrounding towns of Bow, Hopkinton, Henniker, Weare, Warner, Webster, Dunbarton, and others recognized for some of the highest quality public education systems in New Hampshire.

Concord NH School District

Concord is acknowledged by Expansion Management magazine as a Gold Medal district, scoring well above the national average in academics, community educational attainments, and funding. Click here to read an article (PDF format) about area schools from the Concord Chamber of Commerce's Guidebook to Greater Concord. The schools are also described below. Concord's grammar school system is a neighborhood school system. The Concord School District includes eight (8) public elementary schools, as well as a junior and senior high school.

Cowan and Zellers realtors live locally and have extensive experience with greater Concord NH, including the towns of Bow, Hopkinton, Contoocook, Henniker, Weare, Warner, Webster, Dunbarton, and more.

Below are links to the school districts in the New Hampshire communities of Bow, Hopkinton/Contoocook, Henniker, Weare, Warner, Webster, and Dunbarton.

The Concord area's private schools also attract students from adjacent cities and towns, and from around the country. These include: 

A number of colleges and institutions of higher learning are within the Concord area. Among these are: 

University System of NH

Through its four institutions, Granite State College, Keene State College, Plymouth State University and the University of NH, which includes the University of NH at Manchester, the University System of New Hampshire is the largest provider of postsecondary education in the State. Whether a person is a traditional college-age student or an adult learner; whether one seeks the resources of a research university or a small liberal arts college, the University System of New Hampshire offers a full array of postsecondary education opportunities.

Granite State College  (603) 627-2010
175 Ammon Drive, Unit 210
Manchester, NH  03103

Keene State College (800) KSC-1909
229 Main Street
Keene, NH  03435

Plymouth State University (800) 842-6900
17 High Street
Plymouth, NH  03264-1595

University of New Hampshire (603) 862-0501
2 Leavitt Lane
Durham, NH  03824

University of New Hampshire at Manchester (603) 641-4122
400 Commercial Street
Manchester, NH  03101

The Manchester Area Colleges Consortium
was established to promote the value of higher education and the important role the Manchester Area Colleges play in contributing to the economic, social and cultural well being of this area. Colleges in the Consortium include:

Chester College
(603) 887-7419
40 Chester Street
Chester, NH  03036

Franklin Pierce College, Manchester
(603) 626-4972
670 North Commercial Street, Suite 206
Manchester, NH

Hesser College
(603) 668-6660
3 Sundial Ave
Manchester, NH  03103

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 
(603) 314-0210
451 Coolidge Avenue
Manchester, NH  03102

New Hampshire Community Technical College
(603) 668-6706
1066 Front Street
Manchester, NH  03102

New Hampshire Institute of Art
(603) 623-0313 148 Concord Street Manchester, NH  03104

Saint Anselm College
(603) 641-7241
100 St. Anselm Drive
Manchester, NH  03102

Southern New Hampshire University
(603) 629-4649
2500 North River Road
Manchester, NH  03106

Springfield College School of Human Services 
(603) 666-5700
500 Commercial Street
Manchester, NH  03101


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