May 17, 2022
Are you interested in a new opportunity for your child? Milton Hershey School may just be the answer.
As a Milton Hershey School houseparent, you will change children’s lives—and they will change yours.
Find purpose in your career by sharing your skills with the students at Milton Hershey School.
Education That Leads to Success
Every child deserves the best teachers, facilities, and academic programs, including career and technical education options. At MHS, we make that a reality for low-income and working-class children from pre-K through high school. Apply now—we enroll students year round!
Prospective families should start their MHS journey by meeting with our admissions counselors. Join us at a Virtual Open House or in-person local event. These events are the perfect opportunity to learn more about the admissions process and ask questions.
Online Information Sessions
Potential houseparent couples can now attend an online information session to meet with our MHS recruitment team. Join us at an upcoming webinar and learn more about Milton Hershey School and the careers we offer.
Rewatch the Poverty Talks Series
Relive the four-part livestream series focused on the childhood poverty crisis in the U.S. Learn how MHS and its thought leaders are facing the challenges of poverty head on.
About the MHS Difference
Milton and Catherine Hershey opened the school in 1909. Since then, more than 10,000 students from lower income families have had their lives transformed.
An Experience Like No Other
Students experience stable home lives and are immersed in top-notch academic programs, along with cherished traditions, when they come to this free, coed boarding school in Hershey, PA.
Be Your Greatest Self
At MHS, each student is encouraged to be their greatest self. MHS classrooms have no walls, and students learn by doing, through programs that give them an early start on college and their careers.