AdCom education subcommittee, Selectmen support recommended school budget; override vote expected next year

March 24, 2021 by Carol Britton Meyer The Advisory Committee education subcommittee — in a vote of 5 to 0 on Monday — approved recommending the proposed fiscal 2022 $61.8 million school budget to the full AdCom on Thursday night (March 25), followed by a unanimous vote of support by the Selectmen last night. AdCom …

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Hingham High School Honor & High Honor Roll Listings for Term II

March 11, 2021, Submitted by Hingham High School Congratulations to all the Hingham High School students who made the High Honor or Honor Roll this term.  See the full list below listed alphabetically by grade.   High Honors – Grade 12 Carter Anderson Paola Aoun Margaret Asmus Jordan Bell Samuel Bellomy Emma Beyer Caroline Bienfang Helen …

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Recurring theme during coffee with the superintendent: When will students be returning to full in-person learning?

Photo by Joshua Ross February 6, 2021 by Carol Britton Meyer During an animated virtual coffee hour with Supt. of Schools Paul Austin Thursday night — which attracted nearly 380 participants — the continuing question voiced by frustrated parents was when will students be able to return to in-person learning full-time. Concerns were also expressed …

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The International Private School to Expand to a New Norwell Location

Photo courtesy of SELA February 2, 2021, Submitted by SELA SELA: The International Private School located in the Shipyard area of Hingham announced the expansion of their current School of Early Global Education (ages 3 months to 5 years) to include a new, second location in Norwell. This 14,000 square foot new construction building will …

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School committee update: COVID-19 testing begins this week for HPS staff; latest COVID-19 school stats reported

Photo courtesy of Joshua Ross Photography January 12, 2021 by Carol Britton Meyer Supt. of Schools Paul Austin announced last night that COVID-19 testing for HPS staff will begin this Thursday. “One hundred staff members will be tested this week, 200 next week, and 300 the following week, and we’ll continue to ramp it up …

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