Celebrate Milton Hershey School's 2018 Commencement on June 10
As 218 students prepare to graduate from Milton Hershey School on June 10, 2018, we celebrate their accomplishments, their victories, and their growth in and out of the classroom. When our students graduate, they join a network of more than 10,000 alumni who proudly call each other family. No matter where our graduates go, they can always count on the support of the MHS community. Learn more about the Class of 2018.
Building Exceptional Lives Through a Top-Notch Education
At Milton Hershey School, every child receives a top-notch education with small class sizes, one-on-one classroom instruction, access to the latest technology, and opportunities to accrue scholarships towards continuing education. All of these things come at no cost to the children’s families. Our goal is to partner with families to bring out the best in their child while giving them the necessary life skills to lead a productive, successful future. Learn more about the admissions process!
MHS Students Discuss Deaf Culture and Form Lasting Connection
As Milton Hershey School senior Asa Heirendt prepares to graduate, he recently shared his experience in the deaf community with Ryann, an MHS fourth-grader who has hearing loss. With the guidance of a speech therapist on campus, the two students met with one another to discuss the deaf community and share their individual experiences with hearing loss. The students shared their strengths and discussed the experience of practicing American Sign Language (ASL). Read more!
Milton Hershey School Shares Success in 2016-17 Annual Report
Milton Hershey School is a place of life-changing opportunity. With an unwavering commitment to our founders’ vision, we prepare students to succeed at levels they never imagined possible. Our whole child approach to education empowers students to overcome obstacles and reach their goals through individualized attention and award-winning programs that develop leadership, character, and a growth mindset. In our 2016-17 Brown and Gold annual report, we took a look at the excellent education and nurturing environment our school provides. View the report!
A Diverse Community That Encourages 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.
Comprehensive STEAM Curriculum Promotes Continuous Learning
Every Milton Hershey School student has limited potential. To help students make the most of their education, our STEAM curriculum (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) gives students more choice and voice in the classroom. With a rich culture of continuous learning, students learn how to solve 21st century problems and develop their own solutions. Learn more about our academic programming.
Developing the Whole Child Year-Round
Milton Hershey School’s Year-Round Experiences (YRE) program is based on the philosophy that learning and development happens all year long, in both traditional and non-traditional classrooms. Our YRE program provides a safe and nurturing environment during school holiday breaks and summer months where students can build relationships, explore new interests, and participate in activities that support their classroom learning. See what our YRE program is like!
Embracing Competition and Displaying Respect Through Athletics
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 highly trained coaches, supportive staff, and world-class facilities, our athletes have the tools they need to succeed in the field, on the court, at the rink, or on the track. Learn more about our athletic programming.
Life-Changing Careers in a Diverse School Community
Milton Hershey School employees have the power to make a difference every day. Employees bring diverse skills and experiences to our school community and shape the lives of the students they serve. Staff go the extra mile to provide students with the support they need to reach their full potential. View the life-changing career opportunities at MHS!