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Freshmen will be receiving a welcome packet at the end of July. Our annual Freshman Field Day is scheduled for August 13! We look forward to seeing you. Click here for detailed information.



Pinkerton Academy is distinguished among high schools for its blend of modern and historic facilities. Click here for a virtual tour of Pinkerton.

If you are considering attending Pinkerton Academy and would like to schedule a tour of campus, please email tours@

Where Do I Go?

Who Do I See?

Parents and students may find it helpful to consult the chart linked here to learn Who to See and Where to Go for any given issue. This aid should help address most issues related to students and school.


Band Camp Begins August 12


2015 P.A. Marching Band Schedule


Start Date



Wed 08/12/15

Band Camp- Music Rehearsal


**Th 08/13/15

Rookie Morning-Field Rehearsal


Th 08/13/14

Band Camp- Full Band


F 08/14/15

Band Camp- Full Band


M-F 08/17-08/21/15

Band Camp- Full Band


**All incoming freshmen band members should attend the 8 a.m. session of Freshmen Field Day on, August 13.  If there are any questions, please contact Mr. Adams at or (603)437-5200 x 5109.


Back to School Information Coming Soon

Incoming freshmen and new students will receive a welcome packet at the beginning of August. The first event for freshmen is a fun, team-building half-day on August 13 - Freshmen Field Day. Click here for the schedule. We look forward to seeing you!

Upperclassmen will receive back to school information via Aspen in electronic form at the beginning of August. If you do not have access to a printer, please let us know by calling (603) 437-5217, as health forms need to be completed before the first day of school. We will be happy to mail the form to you if requested. The information will also be available on our website with a description of each form and if they are time-sensitive in nature.

Parking Permits: Seniors may sign up for a parking permit on August 20, 2015 in the Senior Cafe. Please click here for times, details, and requirements.


In the meantime, enjoy the summer! There are some great camps right here at Pinkerton, including boys and girls lacrosse, running, and soccer camps.


2016 Grads: Schedule Your Senior Photo This Summer

Pinkerton Academy has selected Mark Lawrence Photographers as the official school photographers for the class of 2016 yearbook.

An important part of the senior yearbook is the senior section which contains the portrait of each member of the senior class. This section goes to the yearbook publisher by early November.  To meet this deadline, you should plan on having your senior photographed during the upcoming summer months. 

To be included in the Senior section of the yearbook, your portrait must be taken by Mark Lawrence PhotographersA complimentary, four pose session, will be provided for those seniors who wish to purchase their photos elsewhere. The complimentary session will take place in October at Pinkerton Academy.

Click here for the Mark Lawrence’s senior session price list and scheduling information.

If you ever have a question or concern about the Critic (yearbook), please contact Mr. Cain.


Costa Rica -February Vacation 2016

Spanish students:  would you like to go to Costa Rica  for a week of fun and culture? There will be excursions including ziplining, swimming, snorkeling, visits to a volcano and a waterfall, among many others.  Please email Mrs. Farley at to receive the required permission form and itinerary.




Pinkerton Academy Weather

Local conditi-+ons and forecast provided by the WeatherBug station in the Ek Science Center at Pinkerton Academy.

For access to the Student Planner, Course Catalog, The Crow newsletter and other Pinkerton materials, click Resources here or the Resources link at top right of this website. For reunion information, click here. For information on the Critic yearbook, click here.

Vision Statement

Pinkerton Academy students will gain the critical knowledge, skills, and deeper understanding necessary to develop goals, become thinkers and communicators, and grow as responsible and productive citizens. While celebrating the strengths of our traditions, we encourage innovation in response to a changing world.

Mission Statement

As a unique, independent academy, Pinkerton Academy’s mission is to strive to ensure the growth of all students in a challenging, respectful, and collaborative environment. The Academy fosters a student-centered community with purposefully designed, interactive, and relevant learning opportunities.


Pinkerton Academy

5 Pinkerton St.

Derry, NH 03038

Main Office - (603) 437-5200