Through the Goffstown School District library programs, we teach students information literacy skills and assess them in the following research areas

Use background knowledge - Use prior and background knowledge as context for new learning

Select topic - Identify a topic that matches assigned subject matter

Inquire and self-assess - Develop and refine a range of questions to frame the search for new understanding. Recognize new knowledge and understanding.

Identify resources - Find, evaluate, and select appropriate resources to answer questions.

Read, take notes, and organize information - Read, view, and listen for information presented in any format.

Understand digital citizenship / Cite sources - Follow safe, ethical and legal guidelines in gathering and using information.

Draft - Use the writing process to draw conclusions from information and express new understandings

Present - Organize and display knowledge

Communicate and collaborate - share knowledge thoughtfully and safely.

Reflect - Consider personal learning experiences to identify knowledge gained and to identify strengths and weaknesses.

Prepare for lifelong learning - Pursue personal and aesthetic growth, strive for life-long learning using skills learned in inquiry process.


Standards met - CCSS, ISTE, AASL Standards for the 21st Century Learner

Volunteer Fingerprinting

FingerprintSAU #19 continues to host fingerprinting opportunities throughout the school year on the first Wednesday of each month from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Volunteers do not need to make an appointment during these open times, just check in with the receptionist at the SAU office. You will need a photo identification and a personal check or money order for $20.75 made payable to State of NH - Criminal Records (which per-Goffstown policy can be reimbursed once you document five hours of volunteer time). Cash payment will no longer be accepted.

Bus Routes

BusThe Goffstown Truck Center has provided Bus Routes for the 2017-2018 School Year. Please review these routes carefully, as they may have changed from previous years. If you have questions about these routes, please contact the Goffstown Truck Center at 497-3111.


CalendarSchool Calendars can be downloaded in Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format:


Goffstown School District 2017-2018 Calendar

New Boston School District 2017-2018 Calendar