Hingham School Committee Announces its Superintendent Selection

LinkedIn photo January 6, 2022 submitted by Hingham Public Schools The Hingham School Committee is pleased to announce that it has voted unanimously to enter into contract negotiations with Dr. Margaret Adams as the next Superintendent of the Hingham Public Schools. Dr. Adams will succeed Interim Superintendent Dr. Gary Maestas for the 2022-2023 school year. …

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Wellness Subcommittee Requesting Financial and Operating Info From Booster Groups, PTOs, and others

Photo courtesy of Joshua Ross Photography December 31, 2021 By Carol Britton Meyer The Hingham School Committee’s goals for the current school year include focusing on a new strategic plan, developing a sustainable budget, and “furthering efforts on equity, inclusion, diversity, and belonging.” A supporting goal of the Wellness Subcommittee is “to review the equity …

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School News: HPS Building Vaccination Data Base; School Committee ‘Office Hours’ to Resume; Naming By-Law Update

Photo by Joshua Ross December 29, 2021 By Carol Britton Meyer The Hingham Public Schools is in the process of compiling a data base of vaccination information on students and teachers, Interim Supt. of Schools Gary Maestas reported at Monday’s School Committee meeting. He also explained that starting Dec. 17, school-by-school COVID-19 data related to …

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Supt. of Schools Search Narrowed Down to Four Candidates

Photo by Joshua Ross December 7, 2021 By Carol Britton Meyer After reviewing nearly two dozen applications and participating in six preliminary interviews with applicants for the open Hingham Public Schools superintendent of schools position, the search committee narrowed the pool down to four candidates for further consideration by the School Committee. They are — …

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Concerns about racially-charged incident addressed; teachers required to provide vaccination status

Photo courtesy of Joshua Ross Photography December 7, 2021 by Carol Britton Meyer The Hingham Public Schools intends to partner will the Hingham Unity Council, the Commission on Disabilities, the Special Education Parent Advisory Council, and other interested community members to address not only a recent racially-charged social media post aimed at a particular student, …

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