Education & Health Care

Education & Health Care

Pelham is surrounded by quality schools and some of the nation’s most highly regarded healthcare facilities.

Quality Education for All

Pelham NH Elementary SchoolPelham provides numerous, quality choices for education from private preschools and primary schools to public schools and highly affordable higher education institutions. Serving over 2100 students in grades K-12, the Pelham School District continues to grow each year as more and more families are attracted to our tranquil and close-knit community. The majority of Pelham residents are college graduates. The district has a consistently low dropout rate and over 82% of its graduates choosing to pursue a college degree*.

*Source: US Census Data 2000.

Top Healthcare Facilities and Specialists

DHMC Outpatient Surgery CenterPelham NH is close to highly regarded hospitals and medical research facilities providing state of the art care and cutting edge research in all areas of medicine. Locally in NH, the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Centers are nationally ranked as one of America’s Top 50 hospitals by US News & World Reports and provide world-renowned treatment in both oncology and pediatric medicine.

Lahey Clinic is easily accessed in nearby Burlington MA as are the cutting-edge cardiac facilities at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester NH and the newly renovated and updated hospitals including Southern NH Medical Center and St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua. In nearby Boston are world-renowned Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women’s Hospitals, also among the top health care facilities in the nation.

All of these outstanding medical facilities are just minutes from Pelham NH, giving our residents access to some of the best medical care available in the region and country.

PEDC News Highlights

10.15.13

Eagle Tribune Features PEDC Social Media ProgramThe Lawrence Eagle Tribune, serving the North of Boston area of the Merrimack Valley in Massachusetts and Southern NH is known for its outstanding coverage of local news.

Last week, writer John Toole wrote a business feature about the PEDC efforts at using social media to reach out to local businesses. 

08.14.13

PEDC Announces Business Education Seminar Program for 2014

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Business Focus

golferFor nearly 50 years, Pelham has been home to the 9-hole, semi-private golf club, Pine Valley Golf Links. Find out why owner and Pelham resident, H. Todd Madden, chose Pelham for his business, and the secret to its success.

Did You Know...

Pelham's Old Home Day

Pelham’s traditional Old Home Day dates back to 1906, when, at the bequest of New Hampshire’s governor, Pelham initiated a celebration of the town and its residents that has been echoed every year since. Since 1972 it has been observed consistently on the first Saturday after Labor Day. For the last 103 years, Pelham Old Home Day is sponsored and coordinated by members of the First Congregational Church.