*Accepting Pre-K Applications for the 2024-2025 School Year*

Current Openings:

Spanish Immersion Pre-K

Our Spanish Immersion Pre-K class is located at Foster Elementary School and runs Monday-Friday from 8:30 am-2:00 pm.

The class will follow a partial immersion model. Students will receive instruction in early literacy in English, while all other instruction will take place in Spanish. This will include the daily morning meeting, other centers, math, science, and social studies. The curriculum will adhere to the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks for Pre-K students.

The curriculum will build upon a monthly theme. Students will engage in arts, literacy, and math activities aligned with the themes. Development of oral language.

Kids in Action programs follow the Hingham Public Schools calendar.

*Location is subject to change based on HPS availability.

Daily Hours

8:30 – 2:00 PM, Monday – Friday

**KIA will be offering Extended Day Pre-K beginning in September 2023. Learn more here.


Foster Elementary School, 55 Downer Ave, Hingham, MA 02043


Children who live in Hingham and will be four years old by August 31, 2024, are eligible to enroll. 

Important Links

Email KPratt@HinghamSchools.com to schedule a visit!

Sample Schedule

Throughout the day, students will have the opportunity for outdoor activities, centers, and purposeful play as they learn and grow. A typical school day might follow this sample schedule: 

8:30-9:00 AM Arrival and Centers
9:00 AM-9:15 AM Morning Meeting
9:15 AM Snack
9:30-10:15 AMLiteracy Centers
10:15-10:45 AMOutdoor play
10:45 AM -11:45 PMMath Centers
11:45-12:15 PMLunch
12:15-12:45 PMQuiet Activities 
12:45-1:15 PMRecess
1:15-2:00 PMScience/Social Studies Centers
The program will focus on nine themes for the year: 
Hello, School!How do we learn and play at school?
Marvelous Me!What makes me special?
Look outside!How are the seasons different?
Taking Care:How do we take care of ourselves and others?
Everyday helpersHow do people in our community help us?
From Farm to TableHow do the foods we eat go from the farm to the table?
On the go!How do we get from here to there?
Animals all aroundHow are animals the same and different?
Earth, Moon, and SkyWhat do we see in the natural world?