Weekly Update

Good afternoon Dover High School families, we ask that the families of Sophomores and Juniors note that the deadline for registering for the PSAT to be administered on Wednesday, October 12th is this Friday, September 30rd.  There is an attachment with all the necessary information.  Thank you for your attention to this deadline.


Dover High School and Regional Career Technical Center Information Update

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Youth Senate Program

The 61st United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) Washington Week will be held March 4-11, 2023. Two students from each state will be selected to attend and each will receive a $10,000 undergraduate college scholarship. Students will be required to attend to serve as delegates and receive the scholarship. In New Hampshire, each high school principal may nominate one eligible junior OR senior student. The nomination form should be accurately completed and signed by student, at least one parent or guardian and nominating principal and returned to the Department of Education no later than October 14, 2022.

If you are interested in applying for this program, please see Mr. Driscoll.

Interact Shredding Fundraiser

The Interact Club will be hosting a fundraiser on Saturday, October 8- 9 am to 12 pm at St. John’s United Methodist Church on Cataract Avenue.  Information on this opportunity to have documents shredded can be found the attachment to this email.

Spirit Week

The Homecoming Dance will be held Saturday, October 1st from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  No tickets can be purchased the night of the event and all guests must have an approved guest form submitted before their ticket can be purchased.

Seniors Take Note

Seniors should review the information below concerning yearbooks

Yearbooks - Click Here 

1st Due Date: 09/30 - $60 

2nd Due Date: 01/27 - $65 

3rd Due Date: 03/03 - $70 

4th Due Date: 05/19 - $75


Senior/Baby Pictures and Bios  

Please check the link on the Senior Class Reminder form on the DHS Website.

Due Date: 10/28


Cap and Gown OrderClick Here

Due Date: 12/31


Senior Information- College and Financial Aid

The School Counseling Department will be hosting a College 101 and Financial Aid Night Presentation for parents/guardians of seniors on Tuesday, October 11th at 6:00 pm in the Dover High School Auditorium.  This is a great opportunity to learn about the college admissions process and review the ins and outs of the financial aid process.


College Planning Assistance

NHHEAF’s Center for College planning has initiated a new Statewide Webinar Series for students and parents/guardians. Each month, NHHEAF’s Education and Career Counselors will be hosting several evening webinars relating to the college and career planning and financial aid processes. Registration is required.  Please see the attached flyer for more information. 



PSATs will be administered to sophomores and juniors who sign up in advance on Wednesday, October 12th during the school day.  Please review the attached memo that gives directions on how to register.



The Clubs and Extracurriculars 22-23 list is now live on the School Counseling website.


Advanced Placement Exams

Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Registration:

If your student is taking an AP class at Dover High School or through the Virtual Learning Academy Charter School, now is the time to register for the May AP exam.  What you need to know:

  • Students can register from now until 10/31 in the Dover High School Counseling Office. 
  • Any exam ordered after the 10/31 deadline will be charged an extra $40.
  • Students must pay with a check at the time of test registration. 
  • The fee is $97 and the check is made out to Dover High School.
  • For more information contact the Dover High School Counseling Department or parents.collegeboard.org
  • AP charges a $40 fee for any exam that is ordered but not taken