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The Littleton School District SAU#84 encompasses the town of Littleton, NH. The population was 5,845 at the 2000 census. The primary settlement in town, where over 75% of the population resides, is defined as the Littleton census-designated place (CDP), and is in the vicinity of the intersection of U.S. Route 302 with New Hampshire Route 116, along the Ammonoosuc River.

Situated at the western edge of the White Mountains, Littleton is bounded on the northwest by the Connecticut River. The Town of Littleton has long been the hub of the Northern Grafton County region. Like many New England towns, it is set close to a river, the Ammonoosuc, which emanates from the upper slopes of Mount Washington and falls 235 feet through Littleton in a series of rapids. Interstate 93 also runs through Littleton, bringing with it a steady stream of tourists, eager to enjoy the natural environment. Littleton is home to many businesses and factories. The industrial park, which continues to grow, is home to Tender Corporation, Littleton Coin Company, Frametone Connector Incorporated, and over a dozen other companies. Littleton is the shopping, services, and manufacturing center of the region with recent additions of a Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse, Staples, Tractor Supply Company and Sears. It is home to dozens of stores and restaurants, several banks, a state-of-the-art hospital, a variety of churches, and a complete array of social services.

Littleton was named in the book The 100 Best Small Towns in America by Norm Crampton as the 9th best small town in America in 1994 and the 7th best small town in America in 1995.   Littleton was chosen as one of three original New Hampshire communities to take part in the National Main Street Program. This program has been on-going for the past eight years and continues today.

Non Discrimination Statement

The Littleton School District, SAU 84 and the Hugh J. Gallen Regional Career and Technical Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.
This statement is a reflection of the Littleton School District, SAU 84 and the Hugh J. Gallen Regional Career and Technical Center and refers to, but is not limited to, the provisions of the following laws:

  • Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • The age Discrimination Act of 1967
  • Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972
  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1975
  • NH Law against Discrimination (RSA 354-A)

The Title IX Coordinators are: Joanne Melanson, Principal and Kristin Roberts, School Nurse, Littleton High School 159 Oak Hill Avenue, Littleton New Hampshire 03561. Phone 603-444-5601 The Section 504 Coordinator is Kelly Noland Director of Student Services, Littleton School District SAU 84, 65 Maple Street, Littleton, New Hampshire. 
Inquiries may also be directed to the:
  • The Superintendent of Schools, Littleton School District, SAU 84, 65 Maple Street, Littleton, New Hampshire 03561. Phone 603-444-5215
  • US Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 33 Arch St. Suite 900 Boston MA 02110-1491 (617-289-0111)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, JFK Federal Building, Room 475, Government Center, Boston MA 02201 (617-565-3200)
  • NH Commission for Human Rights, 2 Chennell Drive, Concord, NH 03301 (603-271-2767)

English language skill is not a barrier to participation in any courses or other school offerings. English as a Second Language (ESL) services are available. 
ESL coordinator is: Kelly Noland, Littleton School District, SAU 84, 102 School Street, Littleton, New Hampshire 03561. Phone 603-444-5215