Derry, covenient and rich with amenities.
Derry maintains several beautifully manicured parks that provide recreational programs, facilities and open space. With playgrounds, athletic fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, a public gymnasium, two public libraries, beaches with boat launches and concession stands, three challenging and fun golf courses, a dog park and several walking trails, there are many family friendly ways to spend your free time.
Derry is home to the renowned Pinkerton Academy a private school that serves as the public high school for Derry. The town has five elementary schools: Ernest P. Barka Elementary School, Derry Village School, East Derry Memorial Elementary School, Grinnell Elementary School and, South Range Elementary School. Derry has two middle schools: Gilbert H. Hood Middle School and the West Running Brook Middle School.
Derry also has a vast business center with convenient dining and shopping of all types.