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School leader:  Deborah Stellar
55 Downer Avenue
Hingham, MA 02043

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Submitted by a parent · April 02, 2013
Any school is a sum total of its teachers....not the building itself....this one is a keeper for sure.... additionally I for one, am happy that they keep the helicopter moms out of the classroom ....they are teaching independence as well. Send... more

Submitted by a parent · February 14, 2013
Foster is physically showing its age, but inside is a vibrant center of learning. My son is in second grade and he loves going to school. I don't think I learned the things he has learned until I was in fourth grade at least-and that was at a... more

Submitted by a parent · March 05, 2012
The School once considered the 'step-child' of the others has likely earned its keep as one of the great schools of the town. I was once concerned because the overall test scores were regularly lower (just by a bit) than the other schools in town... more

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Submitted by a community member · November 07, 2008
Excellent, caring school; would like to see more emphasis on the Arts--music and Art History--required of all; also would like to have both chess and bridge taught and 'encouraged'as an extra-curricular activity. Teachers should be given bonuses... more

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Wm L Foster Elementary School
55 Downer Avenue, Hingham, MA  02043
(781) 741-1520
Last modified Wm L Foster Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Wm L Foster Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top