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.
A Brighter Future Begins Here
At Milton Hershey School, students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade receive a top-notch education in a safe, beautiful campus environment. With supportive adults, small class sizes, hands-on learning opportunities, and cost-free medical and dental care, MHS is a great place to live and learn. Learn more about the admissions process.
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 Holistic Education That Maximizes Students’ Potential
We believe every child has limitless potential. To help students make the most of their education, we provide access to the latest technology, extracurricular activities that enhance the educational experience, the opportunity to earn scholarships, and instruction from highly qualified teachers. Our staff is committed to helping your child grow and achieve academically regardless of their prior levels of study. Learn more about the academic programs offered at MHS.
Building Lifelong Friendships and Spartan Pride
Milton Hershey School student athletes know what it means to be a Spartan. Whether they participate in competitive or intramural sports, our athletes display school pride and respect for the Spartan mascot by competing with courage, resilience, loyalty and determination. With an array of fields and gyms, MHS athletes compete in world-class facilities and work with highly trained coaches who motivate and support them. See what our athletic program is like.
Learning In and Out of the Classroom Through Social and Emotional Learning
Our social and emotional learning (SEL) curriculum, otherwise known as The Compass Project, has been nationally recognized for its ability to build character, leadership, and global understanding. The program is designed to help students of all grade levels discover their values and learn the skills they need to become successful leaders and global citizens. Building on the school’s sacred values, our SEL program is implemented in the classrooms and student homes. Learn more.
Join Our Mission and Change Lives
At Milton Hershey School, our employees shape the lives of the students they serve every day. Every employee goes the extra mile to provide students with the support they need to reach their full potential, including teachers, houseparents, groundskeepers, maintenance workers, and administration. For a life-changing career and a community that makes a true difference, Milton Hershey School leads the way. Browse our current job openings.