Gilbert H. Hood

Middle School

5 Hood Rd. Derry, NH 03038


Remote Learning

Monday 3.23.20 - 6.5.20

(June 4th, 2020)

  • Zoom, an online audio and video meeting platform is now available for staff and student use to support the DCSD Remote Learning Plan. Look to your email for an update or read the letter, here.
  • Currently, we are contacting families directly who are need of an Internet connection or a device for their child to use in order to remotely learn.

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*DCSD Teacher Appreciation Video*

DCSD Times Like These.mp4

Godsmack Unforgettable

Godsmack's NEW music video takes more than 400 middle school students on the journey of their life!

School District and State Resources

-SAU District Webpage-

COVID-19 Updates, Information and Resources

March 19th Family Letter

NH Department of Health and Human Services

Center for Disease Control

NH Department of Education

-Community Resources-

Meals during Vacation Week

We are planning on doing lunch pick up at both schools on the Monday and Wednesday of vacation week.

Update about the food available to our families over break:

  • Monday April 27th will have meals for Monday and Tuesday
  • Wednesday April 28th will have meals for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

We will give out any 68 hour bags that we get from them as always.......all the families who are getting meals this week will be given a memo giving them this information

The Sonshine Soup Kitchen will be open as of Tuesday April 21st for to-go meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays :) See the Press Release!

Xfinity Wifi

WiFi is free from hotspots throughout the town. Every household or business that utilizes Comcast Internet broadcasts an Xfinity Wifi hotspot. Students who need to connect can access a signal and connect for free.

Map of Hotspots: (search 03038)

School Hours:

School Hours: 7:15am - 1:50pm

Office Hours: 6:30am - 4:00pm

Attendance Procedures:

If your student is going to be absent from/tardy to school, please call (603) 432-1224.

*If you are using email to report an absence, please use the following email:

If you have not informed the office of your student's attendance status by 8:45 am you will receive an auto-call alerting you that your student is not present.

Please feel free to contact GHHMS with any questions regarding attendance.

**Also, Per bus company's rule, if your child is going home on a different bus, we need it in writing. Parents can either send an email or a written note.**

GHHMS Calendar

School District Notices:

DCSD 2020 Summer Learning Plan (July 6, 2020 through August 7, 2020)

Kindergarten Registration will be available on March 23, 2020.

*The first kindergarten screening date of April 16th, 2020 has been postponed.

*The May 15th, 2020 Kindergarten Orientation has been postponed.