Dresden School Board
The Dresden School Board has twelve board members, eleven voting members from both the Hanover and Norwich School Boards and one non-voting member from the Norwich School Board. Dresden School Board meetings are held in the Hanover High School Library in Hanover, NH on the fourth Tuesday of every month with a few exceptions. All meetings, except for Executive Session meetings, are open to the public. Videos of board meetings are available from CATV's Video on Demand.
- Filing, Voting and Election Information
- Meetings and Budget Information
- Committee Assignments
- Liaisons and Representatives
- Board-Council Communication
Absentee Ballot Procedure: Voters who will be unable to vote on Election Day due to absence from town, religious commitments, or physical disability may vote by absentee ballot. Voters desiring to vote by absentee ballot need to submit a signed request form to obtain a ballot. Voters may request an absentee ballot from the Superintendent of Schools office, 41 Lebanon St, Suite 2, Hanover (603-643-6050) firstname.lastname@example.org, or from the Town Clerk's office.
Forms may be returned by email to email@example.com, mail, fax (603-643-3073), or in person. A separate request form is necessary for the Hanover and Dresden ballots.
If you are requesting a ballot for another person, you may pick up or request a form, take the form to the absentee voter, obtain that person's signature, and return the request form to the Superintendent/Town Clerk's office. The absentee ballot will then be mailed to the absentee voter.
For those interested in running for Dresden school district positions: Filing for Dresden School District officers begins on Tuesday, January 16, and ends Friday, January 26. Seats open are Moderator, Clerk, and Treasurer, each to serve for one year; and one auditor to serve for three years, one auditor to serve two years; and one auditor to serve one year. Filing papers are available at SAU 70, 41 Lebanon Street, Suite 2, Hanover, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., except on January 26, when the hours will be 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
PETITIONS for inclusion in DRESDEN SCHOOL DISTRICT WARRANT must be received by 4:30 p.m., on Friday, January 26. Petitions may be presented to any member of the Dresden School Board, or delivered to SAU 70 Office, 41 Lebanon Street, Suite 2, Hanover, NH, which is considered the Board Office.
The Annual District Meeting will take place on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in the Hanover High School Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. No voting will take place at this meeting.
Voting Day will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Hanover High School gymnasium.
Dresden School Board Special Meetings and Committee Meetings 2017-2018
Dresden Budget Committee Meeting
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at the SAU office. Click here for budget materials.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the SAU office. Click here for budget materials.
Combined Dresden Budget/Finance Committee Meeting
Monday, October 30, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at the SAU office.
Dresden Special Board Meeting
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Ray School Music Room. Will immediately enter nonpublic session.
Carey Callaghan, Tom Candon, Rick Johnson, Kelly McConnell, Jona Roberts
Dresden Education Committee
Bruce Duncan, Kelley Hersey, Rick Johnson, Jim Mackall
Negotiations Committee 1 (Support Staff)
Jim Mackall, Jona Roberts
Negotiations Committee 2 (Teachers)
Carey Callaghan, Neil Odell, David Sobel
Central Staff Development Committee
Dan Rockmore, Lauren Morando Rhim
Dresden Athletic Advisory Committee
Hartford Area Career & Tech Center
High School Committee on Policies and Procedures
High School Council
NH School Boards Association
Richmond Curriculum Committee
Lauren Morando Rhim
VT School Boards Association
The Board recognizes its commitment to the regular communication between the Board and the Hanover High School Council. A non-voting, student representative attends Board meetings and is responsible for presenting the interests of The Council to the Board and to bring the Board specific proposals and items of concerns.
The Board appoints one of its members to serve as the Board's representative to The Council. The Board representative attends weekly Council meetings as a non-voting representative.