Hingham School Committee to Host Community Outreach Meeting On Reopening Of Schools

By: Greg Lane, Hingham Current Staff, July 31, 2020 
Hingham Public Schools' bus yard [Hingham Current News File Photo / Greg Lane]

The School Committee’s Community Outreach Subcommittee will host a meeting on Wednesday, August 5th to discuss the district's reopening plan, which was submitted to Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) today. 

According to an announcement emailed to parents, "the purpose of the meeting is to give the community an opportunity to provide feedback to the School Committee and the Superintendent regarding the School Reopening Plan." On a School Committee Zoom Meeting this week, the superintendent committed to releasing the plan publicly this weekend. 

The meeting will be held via Zoom at three different times throughout the day.


  1. August 5, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Dial-in number: 1 929 205 6099
    Meeting ID: 896 7476 5620
    Website: https://zoom.us/join


  2. August 5, 2020, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Dial-in number: 1 929 205 6099
    Meeting ID: 838 7872 3365
    Website: https://zoom.us/join


  3. August 5, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Dial-in number: 1 929 205 6099
    Meeting ID: 840 3948 4679
    Website: https://zoom.us/join 

The School Committee is expected to vote on the reopening plan on Thursday, August 6th, and the district must submit the plan to DESE by Monday, Aug. 10th.

The public is encouraged to send questions by Monday, August 3rd, at 5:00 PM to Libby Lewiecki, Community Outreach Chair, at llewiecki@hinghamschools.org.