Giving Your Family the Flexibility You Need

  • Choose from full day or part day and early drop-off (7:30am)
  • School year program
  • Summer Program
  • School vacation programs 

Enriching Programs to Keep Your Children Engaged

All of our programs include:

  • Music 
  • CATCH: Early childhood program promoting body awareness, a love for physical activity, and healthy eating.
  • Wellness Programs 
  • Enrichment classes 
  • Kaymbu: An application (app) committed to helping parents remain connected to their child through images, videos, and captions.

Child-Centered Learning with a Jewish Foundation

Our educational approach is Reggio-inspired and begins with the belief that all children are curious, contributing participants in the world. This child-centered philosophy aligns with our rich Jewish culture, traditions and values.

From 15 Months to Five Years Old

We're proud to offer complete programs for: 

  • Toddler
  • Preschool
  • Pre-K

Contact Us

1112 Main Street
(at Congregation Sha’aray Shalom)
Hingham, MA 02043

We invite you to experience all the fun and learning that goes on in our classrooms. Visit us to see if the JCC ELC is right for your family.


Child-Centered Learning with a Jewish Foundation

Our curriculum encourages children to be actively engaged in their learning experience. Jewish values and traditions are an integral part of our program.

Recently voted Hingham’s number one preschool in the Readers’ Choice Awards, the JCC Early Center at Congregation Sha’aray Shalom is a centrally located school for children ages 15 months to 5 years. We are housed in an inspiring, modern facility with sunlit classrooms and a spacious, on-site playground. Our diverse school community welcomes families of all faiths. Become part of our vibrant ELC community!

Meet our Educators


Visit us to see if the JCC ELC is right for your family.