View a Live Stream of the 2017 Commencement
Milton Hershey School’s Class of 2017 will be receiving their diplomas at our Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, June 11 at 10 a.m. To celebrate our students’ success, tune in to a live stream of the ceremony!
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.
The Power to Build an Exceptional Life Begins with an Excellent Education
At Milton Hershey School, we believe that 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 towards continuing education—all at no cost. MHS partners with families to bring out the best in their child while giving them the necessary life skills to lead a productive, successful future. See what the admissions process is like 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.
Celebrating Students’ Success During Each Phase of Life
Whether they are entering college, the workforce, or the military, Milton Hershey School provides comprehensive and individualized support to students and graduates. Through the Graduate Programs for Success (GPS) Division, dedicated career counselors and transition specialists help MHS students navigate each phase of life. Learn more about the support offered to graduates through the GPS Division, and see how MHS alumni are changing the world!
Supporting Learning and Development All Year Long
Milton Hershey School’s Year-Round Experiences (YRE) program is based on the philosophy that learning and development happens all year long in and out of the classroom. The YRE Program provides a safe, nurturing and enriching experience throughout the year during school holiday breaks and summer months—students have the opportunity to build relationships, explore new interests and support their classroom learning. Learn more about the YRE Program!
Creating Student-Centered Learning Environments with Technology
Your child’s learning experience will be enhanced through the use of technology throughout his or her career at Milton Hershey School. Technology is integrated into the curriculum at all grade levels, and incorporated into the classroom to create student-centered learning environments that are rich in problem-solving, critical thinking and creativity. Learn more about the advanced technology at MHS.
Helping Students Build Brighter Futures
At Milton Hershey School, our employees shape the lives of the students they serve every day. Employees bring diverse skills and experiences to our school community—the common thread we all share is our commitment to the school’s life-changing mission of helping students build brighter futures. Join our team!