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After School Strings Registration Begins June 17th

Registration for the After School Strings Fall Session begins on June 17th, 2023, at 9:00 am and will be open until July 1st. This program is offered to all Hingham Public Schools students who will be in grades 3 or 4 in the fall. After School Strings is operated by Kids in Action (KIA).

After School Strings is designed as an introductory class for grades 3 and 4 students to expose them to instrumental enrichment and technique before the formal start of the instrumental program in grade 5. No prior experience with string instruments is required.

After School Strings will operate out of all four HPS elementary schools directly after school. The classes will run for 15 weeks, one class per week, and will finish with a class concert.

You may register your student for ONE of the sessions found below. The school your student attends will be the location for their strings classes.

Fall Sessions:

SchoolDates of OperationDayTimes
East Elementary:September 21 – January 11Thursdays1st Session 3:05-3:50pm 
2nd Session 4:20-5:05pm
Foster Elementary:September 19 – January 9Tuesdays1st Session 2:30-3:15pm 
2nd Session 3:45-4:30pm 
Plymouth River Elementary:September 21 – January 11Thursdays1st Session 2:30-3:15pm 
2nd Session 3:45-4:30pm  
South Elementary:September 18 – January 22Mondays1st Session 3:05-3:50pm
South ElementarySeptember 19 – January 9Tuesdays1st Session 3:05-3:50pm 
Advanced Class 4:20-5:05pm 

*Students who participated in beginner strings last year are eligible to sign up for the advanced class.

Tuition is $325.00 per 15 week session, not including instrument rental fees. Families are responsible for arranging their own rental of instrumentsClick here for rental information.

Enrollment opens at 9:00 am on June 17, 2023 and will close at 11:59 pm on July 1, 2023.

If you would like more information or to find registration links, please visit