Preparing Students for the 21st Century Workforce
Career and Technical Education (CTE) has been rooted in Milton Hershey School’s history for more than 100 years. Today’s curriculum has evolved to include STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), problem-solving principles, and hands-on, technical training that align with the current job market to prepare students for 21st century careers. MHS students are able to choose from 11 different career pathways and discover their career interests at an early age. Learn more about our CTE program!
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!
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.
Creating a Student-Centered Learning Environment Through Advanced Technology
To create a student-centered learning environment that is rich in problem-solving, critical thinking and creativity, Milton Hershey School integrates advanced technology into the curriculum to engage students and expand their learning. With nearly 2,700 computers in classrooms, labs, libraries and student homes, our students learn how to use technology to solve real-world problems. Learn more about technology at MHS.
Encouraging Athletic Excellence and Sportsmanship
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, MHS Spartans have the tools they need to succeed in the field, on the court, at the rink, or on the track. Take a look at the athletic offerings at MHS!
Life-Changing Careers in an Inclusive 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!
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!