Milton Hershey School Releases 2015-2016 Annual Report
Milton Hershey School is pleased to present its 2015-2016 annual report of our students’ success. Sections include current information about the school including enrollment figures, academic growth and alumni achievements. You also will learn more about our whole child approach to educating and caring for students from lower income families.
Building Brighter Futures with a Top-Notch Education
At MHS, we believe every child deserves a top-notch education with small class sizes, one-on-one classroom instruction, access to the latest technology, and opportunities to earn scholarships toward continuing education. With highly trained staff and world-class facilities, your child will learn and grow in a safe and nurturing environment. Learn more about the admissions process at MHS.
How Schools Can Help Break the Cycle of Poverty: A Whole Child Approach
More than 16 million children in the United States—nearly one out of four—live below the federal poverty level with their families earning less than $23,550 annually. These low-income households face many challenges, from lacking economic resources, to little or no access to health and wellness care. Read the white paper, “How Schools Can Help Break the Cycle of Poverty: A Whole Child Approach” to gain valuable insight into the specific challenges children from poverty face.
Building Well-Rounded Students Through Character and Leadership Development
Milton Hershey School is committed to developing the whole child—academically, socially, emotionally, and professionally. Through our nationally recognized character and leadership development program, pre-K through 12th grade students discover their values and develop the skills they need to become successful leaders and compassionate citizens. See how we’re building students’ character and leadership through this multifaceted program.
Preparing Students for the Future with Comprehensive STEAM Curriculum
At MHS, students are equipped with the tools they need to succeed today and in the future. Our STEAM curriculum is designed with a problem-based approach to learning, so students can become versatile problem solvers and independent thinkers. With hands-on learning opportunities, college and career readiness programs, and a wide array of technology on campus, our academic programs maximize students’ potential. Learn more.
Providing Advanced Technology to Develop Core 21st Century Skills
Your child’s learning experience will be enhanced through the use of technology at Milton Hershey School. In an ongoing effort to ensure our students are prepared for life after graduation, MHS has integrated advanced technology into the curriculum to engage students, expand their knowledge and abilities, and teach 21st-century skills necessary for postgraduate success. Take a look at the technology available on the MHS campus.
Achieving Personal Goals in a Team Environment
Milton Hershey School has a long tradition of developing students who succeed both in the classroom and on the athletic field. To do this, student athletes learn to manage their time, balance priorities, collaborate with their peers, and build strong character and leadership. Students can participate in competitive sports or intramural and recreational sports. Learn more about our athletic program!
Join Our Community and Find a Life-Changing Career
At Milton Hershey School, our employees shape the lives of the students they serve every day. We go the extra mile to provide students with the support they need to reach their full potential. From teachers and houseparents to our groundskeepers and food services team, every employee has the power to make a difference. Learn more about employment opportunities at MHS.