PRSD School Committee Overview
The Pentucket Regional School District, located in northern Essex County, comprises the three towns of Merrimac, Groveland and West Newbury. The School Committee oversees the schools in these towns. The district’s schools include four elementary schools (grades pre-K through 6), a middle school (grades 7 and 8), and a high school (grades 9-12).
The committee consists of nine members, three from each town. They are elected within the towns for staggered 3-year terms. In addition and in accordance with Massachusetts law, a high school student advisory member is an ex officio, non-voting member of the committee.
Phone: 978 363-2280
FAX: 978 363-1165
Current School Committee Members
Lisa O'Connor, Groveland, Chairwoman (2019)
Andy Murphy, West Newbury, Vice Chairman (2018)
Brian Page, Merrimac, Secretary (2017)
Chris Reading, West Newbury (2017)
Wayne Adams, Merrimac (2018)
Joanna Blanchard, Merrimac (2019)
Dena Trotta, West Newbury (2019)
Richard Hodges, Groveland, Assistant Treasurer (2017) Appointed until 2017
Emily Dwyer, Groveland (2018) Appointed until 2017
Student Representative: Daniel Di Camillo