Officials will finally decide on how to deal with the aging Hingham Middle School at the end of August.
The cost of a new Hingham Middle School is still up in the air. But School Committee members in August said that building a new school would cost less than renovating or adding to the existing school. They are also looking into the Model School approach, which is expected to reimburse the town between 40 and 44.42 percent of the costs, further driving down the final cost to the town. For a breakdown of several estimates, click here. At left is an artistic rendering of the main hallway at the theoretical new Hingham Middle School.