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.

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Our goal is to provide our 26,000+ Pinkerton Academy alumni around the country and world opportunities to reconnect with their classmates and friends, stay up to date on the latest news from campus, and foster alumni involvement in the Academy. 

Please explore this section of the website, make use of all the great alumni resources available, and remember to send us updates - we love hearing about all the great things our alumni are doing. Next time you're in Derry, be sure to drop by and visit us here on campus in the Alumni Center.

Have questions? Contact the Alumni Director Anne Parker at 603-437-5217 or join our Facebook Page

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5K at PA - Saturday, May 21 at the Pinkerton track. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the race starts at 10 a.m. Proceeds from the race will benefit scholarships in the names of four beloved coaches: Ralph Van Nostrand, Bill Cofrin, Walter Roberts, and Sean Moran. Click here for a registration form. 

Night at the Fisher Cats - Thursday, June 8 iin their brand new one-of-a-kind pavilion and patio, featuring a tiki bar, game area, and live music before and after the game. Tickets are priced at $36 per piece, which includes entrance to the park and BBQ dinner. Alumni will receive a $10 discount per ticket! Perfect for a mini-reunion or a family outing. Please call the Alumni Center for tickets at 603-437-5217 or email Anne Massa at We hope to see you in June!

Alumni Golf Tournament - Friday, October 6 at Passaconaway Country Club. Join us for the 25th anniversary Alumni Golf Tournament on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Passaconaway Country Club in Litchfield. The cost is $135 per golfer if paid before September 6 ($150 day of) and includes a round of golf, boxed lunch, tournament gift, buffet dinner and a chance to win prizes in our raffle. We'd love golfers from the 1990's to join us! We plan to offer a prize to the lowest scoring graduating class team so register soon! Call the Alumni Center for more details at 603-437-5217 or email me at

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The Mission of Pinkerton's Alumni Association

The Pinkerton Academy Alumni Association shall support the educational and extracurricular programs of Pinkerton Academy by:

  • Fostering a spirit of loyalty among trustees, alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends,
  • Developing a healthy school spirit based on the history and traditions of the Academy, and 
  • Achieving a unity of purpose among alumni to provide financial support for Academy programs and projects.

Anne Massa Parker '86, Director of Alumni Relations

Executive Officers
Ron Gagnon '64, President
Michael Pelletier '72, Vice President
Susan Foucher '85, Treasurer
John Breda '96, Secretary
Past President: George Tsetsilas '57, Richard West '59
Directors: Gayle Emerson Gagnon '65, Lani Buskey '98, Patty Millsaps Blair '79, Nancy Gilbert Ek '57, Nancy DeLuca Sweeney '87, Jennifer Brown '97, Sue LaGree '84, Ellen Massa Cabral '92, Adam Mead '04, Bill Lonergan '80, Cheryl Pelletier Paiva '90, Dennis Burdick '65, Michael Holm '82, James Sullivan '60, Michelle Lafond Stock '91, Lorrie Burdick Belinsky '75, Mark Mastromarino '79, Abigail White '15
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Each year through your contributions, the Alumni Association is able to support a variety of activities, projects and services that enhance the lives of students and alumni alike. Pinkerton Academy is a 501 3(c) non-profit organization and your gift donations to the Alumni Association are 100% tax deductible.

Donations can be mailed to Pinkerton Academy

Alumni Center, 5 Pinkerton St. Derry, NH 03038. 

Your Donation Makes a Difference!

The Alumni Association supports many projects and programs that benefit both alumni and students alike.We appreciate your support in the ways, causes or formats that work best for you. If you do not find them in the choices below, please contact our Alumni Director, Anne Massa Parker '86 at

Description of Funds
Alumni Building Fund - The Alumni Building Fund supports the Old Academy Building, now the Alumni Center, which is the original schoolhouse built in 1814, and other building maintenance projects determined by the Alumni Association. Featured glass negatives, made into prints, taken by former Headmaster Edward Angell, are now on display at the Alumni Center. The archives are managed through this office by Mark Mastromarino '79. 

Alumnus Fund - The Alumnus Fund allows the Alumnus magazine to be printed and mailed to our 25,000+ alumni, free of charge, three times a year. 

Alumni Association Fund - Donations to this fund are unrestricted and can be used by the Alumni Association at their discretion. This fund helps pay for the many projects undertaken by the association each year providing student support as well as meeting both the needs of the academy and our many alumni. The Association provides money to the Academy's Homeless fund each December and annually gives four $250grants to deserving Pinkerton Clubs and Organizations.

Campaign for Excellence - Monies earmarked for this fund are managed by the Trustees and help bolster the Academy's endowment for projects that fall outside of the operating budget. In the past, various departments have benefitted from the money, including Fine Arts, Athletics, Facilities, and Technology.

Fine Arts - Support one of the following: studio arts, music, choral, band, dance, or theatre.

Athletics - Donate to the team or program of choice.
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Class of 1967 Celebrating 50 Years! Saturday, July 22, at the Executive Court, Manchester NH. It will be from 6-11p.m. with a buffet and DJ. A block of rooms is reserved at the Best Western (which is right at the Courtyard) for the reunion. The cost is $129.71 for a room which includes the 9% sales tax. This comes with complimentary breakfast, free shuttle service from the Manchester airport from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m., and two queen size beds. When you do book your reservations make sure to let them know you are with the class of 1967. Forty five days before the reunion the block of rooms will be released and you won’t be able to get the discount. So if you know you’re going to want to stay, make your reservations early. The number is (603) 627-2525.

Class of 1982 Celebrating 35 Years! Saturday, September 23, at the Spaulding Cafe at Pinkerton. Details to follow! Contact Chris Beliveau with any questions:

Class of 1987 Celebrating 30 Years! Saturday, October 7, at the Yard Restaurant, Manchester, NH. Details to follow. Contact Eric Dupere with any Check out the 1987 FB page for updates!

Class of 1992 Celebrating 25 Years! Saturday, July 29, at Fody's Restaurant, Nashua, NH. Join the 1992 FB group for all the updates and details!

Class of 1997 Celebrating 20 Years! Saturday, September 23, at the Puritan Backroom, Manchester, NH. Details to follow!

Class of 2007 Celebrating 10 Years! Saturday, June 24, at the Boston Public House, Boston, MA. Join the 2007 FB page for all the details! Register using eventbrite with the following link:

Any related questions may also be directed to Alumni Director Anne Massa Parker '86 at 603-437-5200 or

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The Alumnus is published three times a year and is shared with our 25,000+ alumni around the globe! Enjoy the latest issue electronically:

new winter cover bust

Click here to launch the winter issue, or check out the embedded version below!



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