A Community of Diversity and Mutual Respect
At Milton Hershey School, we focus on staying true to Milton and Catherine Hershey’s mission of community and mutual respect. MHS students live and learn in classrooms and homes that celebrate diversity and encourage respect. Students come from different backgrounds, and learn to appreciate each other’s differences to develop lifelong friendships.
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.
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.
A Nurturing Environment to Live and Learn
Milton Hershey School is dedicated to providing its students with a safe and supportive environment to live and learn. Our academic programs and extra-curricular activities enable each student to develop physically, emotionally, intellectually, spiritually and socially. At MHS, each student has the ability to create their own experiences and develop skills for future success. Learn more about life at MHS!
Upstanding Student Athletes and World-Class Facilities
Milton Hershey School student athletes know what it means to be a Spartan. With highly trained coaches, supportive staff, and world-class facilities, MHS Spartans have the tools they need to succeed in the field, on the court, at the rink, or on the track. Learn more about the athletic program at MHS!
Providing Individualized Support to Students and Graduates
When students enroll at Milton Hershey School, they begin building a brighter future—and ultimately, begin to pursue lifelong success. Through our Alumni Relations Department and Graduate Programs for Success (GPS) Division, MHS alumni receive support from staff members who are invested in their success before and after graduation. View some of our alumni success stories to see how they are making an imprint on the world!
Life-Changing Careers and the Power to Make a Difference
MHS employees shape the lives of the students they serve every day. Our employees bring diverse skills and experiences to our school community. From our teachers and houseparents to our groundskeepers and maintenance workers, everyone has the power to make a difference for our students. Browse the life-changing career opportunities at MHS!