For Families

Dover High School Family Information Update

May 24, 2017 

     Friday, May 26 will be a school day for all students to make up for a snow day.  School will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day.

     We still have seniors who have not returned ticket forms.  We need this as soon as possible to help plan ticket distribution. 

     Senior Immunization Records- Seniors received their immunization record during advisory on Wednesday, May 17th.  This medical record is important to save as colleges and many employers require this information.   If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Health Office at 516-6928.

    Seniors with obligations Dover High School, Library, Lunch Balances) have been given a statement.  Please be sure these obligations have been taken care of as participation in senior activities cannot take place until they are cleared.

     Class of 2017 cap and gown payments can be made in the School Store. The cost is $25 and can be made in the form of cash, check, or credit/debit card. The School Store is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 - 12:45. Contact Ms. Cancellieri @ 516-6994 or if you have any questions.

     Yearbooks are available on a first come first serve basis. Yearbooks can be purchased at school in room 328; cash or check for $65.00 or online at  Online ordering ends on May 15th.  Purchases may still be made after May 15th in Room 328 while supplies last. Secure your copy of the 2017 Dover High School Yearbook today!!

     NHHEAF  is offering ‘Summer Boot Camp’ workshops to help soon‑to‑be rising high school seniors embark upon the college admissions process in a relaxed, small‑group setting with the support of our college counselors. Students can make the most of summer and get a jumpstart on the college admissions process by signing up for our Admissions Workshop or our College Essay Workshop ‑ or both!  Workshops are being held across the state at Great Bay Community College, White Mountains Community College, Keene State College, the NHHEAF campus, and we expect to add one or two additional locations on the Seacoast shortly.        

Visit:  for more info.

Repeated Information 

     Seniors are reminded that all obligations, including lunch balances, must be taken care of before you can participate in senior activities.     

     Project Graduation will take place aboard the Spirit of Boston.  Students will enjoy dinner, dancing, and a cruise of Boston Harbor.  Attached to this email you will find information on how individuals, organizations, and businesses can support this traditional activity that helps our students celebrate graduation safely.  We appreciate your support.  

      The Dover School Board has made the following adjustments to the 2016-2017 School Calendar.  The last day is based on our current snow day total.

            *Friday, May 26, 2017 will be a student day.  It will not be a teacher workshop day.

*The last day for underclassmen will be June 21, 2017 and it will be a half day.  We have not set the exam schedule for Second Semester.

     College-Bound Seniors: all the scholarships listed on the Scholarship Wall in the Guidance Office are also posted online on the Guidance Webpage.  The link is:

     Would you like to be more involved in your child's school? Maybeth Anderson, Dover High School librarian, would love to have your help in the library this year.  There are many tasks for you to choose from: entering magazine and book data on a computer, compiling library attendance statistics, creating signs, shelving books, repairing books and much more. Choose the day and time that work best for you.  No experience necessary! Please contact Maybeth for more information:;  603-516-6973.



Peter Driscoll
Dover High School Principal 


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