All Sections
Welcome guest, you have 3 views left.  Register| Sign In

Principal selected for Dunbarton comes out of Hampstead

DUNBARTON - The Dunbarton School Board has chosen a new leader for Dunbarton Elementary School, to replace outgoing principal Carol Thibaudeau.

Thibaudeau, who has been at the K-6 school since 2008, will retire on June 30 and will be replaced by Owen Harrington, current assistant principal at Hampstead Middle and Central Schools.

According to information provided by the school district, Harrington has been assistant principal since 2006.

Prior to that, he taught in the Litchfield School District.

Harrington has a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Educational Leadership from Rivier College. He is certified in elementary education and as a Principal and Superintendent.

Dunbarton School Board Chairman Rene Ouellet said, "We are excited to welcome Owen to the Dunbarton Community. His experiences in curriculum, instruction, and administration make him an excellent candidate for our school."

According to a press release issued by the school board, Harrington was chosen following an extensive search process involving school board members, teachers, support staff, administration and community members.

He is expected to begin on July 1.


Trick or Treat Trick or Treat
All Weekend and Monday

Thursday: Jim Breuer Thursday: Jim Breuer
Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

The Wailers The Wailers
Saturday, 8 p.m.

 Indigo Girls Indigo Girls
Sunday, 7:30 p.m.

Follow us on Facebook Follow our RSS feed

Contact Information

The Goffstown News
100 William Loeb Drive
Manchester, NH 03109

Ph: 603-206-7800
Fax: 603-206-7801

Neighborhood News publications can be found at a newsstand near you here.

News, Obituaries, Sports & Social Announcements

Christine Heiser, Executive Editor
Ph: 603-206-7811

Email ads to
Classified advertising: 603-669-1010
Display advertising: 603-668-4321

Print rate card | Digital rate card

Calendar Listings
Please use our online form at