Visits and Tours
Tours are available while school is in session, Monday through Friday. Please call our main office at 781-749-0029 to schedule a visit.
Sunday, January 8
Come visit the school house, meet the teachers and current HNS parents, and learn about our practices, daily schedule, and curriculum.
Application and Tuition
Enrollment is available for children who are aged 2 years, 9 months as of September 1 of the school year.
We are currently updating our application form for the 2023-24 school year. Please click here to share your contact information and be the first to receive the new application form.
Once you've completed the Application Form and selected your preference for class placement,
mail the form, along with a check for the $50 application fee made out to
Hingham Nursery School, to:
Hingham Nursery School
1101 Main Street
Hingham, MA 02043
Applications will be due in February 1, 2023.
Students are placed in classes based on a lottery. Families are notified of their class placement the day after the application due date.
For 2022-2023: We currently have openings for 4-year-olds
Please call the office to inquire.
Tuition for 2022-2023
Preschool Programs (2.75-3 Year Olds)
Two AM (8:45-11:45): $3,960
Three AM (8:45-11:45): $6,450
PreK Programs (4-5 Year Olds)
Three AM (8:45-1:15, Friday 8:45-11:45): $7,600
Four AM (8:30-1:30): $10,250
Five AM (8:30-1:30, Friday 8:30-11:30): $11,850
Tuition will be billed quarterly with the first payment due July 15.
Important Dates and FAQs
When are applications due?
Applications for 4 year-olds are due February 16, 2022 and applications for 3 year-olds are due March 1, 2022. Applications submitted after the deadline will be placed in a class based on availability.
How is the lottery conducted?
For each age group, students will be placed in a lottery and given their class placement based on their listed preferences. Returning students are placed at the front of the lottery. A waiting list will be established as names are drawn, which will be used in the event that the first, second or third choice becomes available. Children already enrolled will have preference if a class space opens up.