Working Papers

Working papers for all youth under the age of 16 are required by the State of New Hampshire.

The School Counseling Department can authorize these for students. DOL

There are important steps in obtaining working papers:

  1. Student must be offered a job.
  2. Student must receive the completed Employer’s Request for Child Labor from their employer. This must be completed by the employer before coming to the high school. This must include the Tax ID Number for the employer.
  3. Student obtains a copy of their birth certificate.
  4. Parent and student come to the counseling office, together, to complete the form.

Please call ahead at 924-4120 or email our Registrar Stacy Whitaker at, to ensure there is someone to assist with working papers.