About Us

Henniker Community School

51 Western Avenue
Henniker, NH 03242

Phone Numbers:
Fax: 603-428-8271

Instagram: @hennikercommunityschool
Twitter: @HennikerSchool

Matthew Colby
Phone: 603-428-3476
Email: matthew.colby@sau24.org

Assistant Principal:
Christina Keating
Phone: 603-428-3476
Email: christina.keating@sau24.org

Grades Served: Preschool-8

School Mascot:

Henniker Hounds

School Colors: Green & White

School Vision & Mission Statement:

HCS Mission Statement

In partnership with our families and community we provide a challenging and equitable education for all learners in a safe, respectful environment.



  • Each child is important.
  • All children can be successful learners and reach their full potential.
  • Children learn by example.
  • Children learn best when community, schools, families, and students Work together as a supportive and
  • respectful group.
  • The school must provide a challenging and stimulating curriculum that relates to students' lives and goals
  • as this increases motivation.
  • Schools must be safe places where risk taking, failure, and successes are all important parts of the learning
  • process.
  • It is essential to reinforce the self Worth of students by respecting their individual rights and beliefs.
  • It is critical to provide experiences for students that help them to develop a sense of responsibility for their
  • education.
  • It is important to encourage creative problem solving, critical thinking skills, and ethical decision-making.
  • Learning is a lifelong process.