Steps to Retirement

  1. Contact your retirement board for eligibility. 

  2. Submit a written notice of intent to retire to the superintendent and/or designee.      

  3. Submit paperwork from your retirement board to the payroll office for processing. 

  4. The payroll coordinator will process and return paperwork as requested. 

  5. Refer to your specific contract for details and timelines.  

Please see this link for even more information on getting your retirement process started. Retirement

Teachers & Administrators 

Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System

MTRS Forms


Teaching Assistants, Administrative Assistants, Custodians and Cafeteria Workers

Essex Regional Retirement System

ERRS Forms


Seasonal and Part-time workers

Mass Smart Plan


All Employees

Town of North Andover Retirement Pages

Enrolling in Medicare

Health and Dental Rates for Retirees