Superintendent Nate Greenberg announced that the federal government has issued a waiver to No Child Left Behind, allowing school districts across the state to administer the SAT as their grade 11 accountability assessment. Efforts to replace the Smarter Balanced assessment with in-school SAT testing, spearheaded by Greenberg and Londonderry School District faculty members, garnered support
Although enrollment numbers in Londonderry continue to decline, this year’s kindergarten and first grade classes were larger than anticipated. Overall, enrollment on Oct. 1 of last year was 4,392 students, compared with 4,373 students as of last week, the opening of school, according to Superintendent Nate Greenberg.
While Republican candidates discussed educational reform at the New Hampshire Education Summit at Londonderry High School last week, teachers and union officials from throughout the region descended on the school to protest candidates’ underfunding of public education and “systemic educator bashing.” “Strong public schools are vibrant in our communities, and we can’t let what’s being