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Milton Hershey School: A Pretty Neat Place to Be www.mhskids.org/blog/milton-hershey-school-a-pretty-neat-place-to-be/

By Braylen Campbell, MHS Fourth-Grader When I arrived at my Milton Hershey School student home on enrollment day, I couldn’t believe how big it was and that I would get...

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Milton Hershey School Class Reflections: Learning to Face My Fears www.mhskids.org/blog/milton-hershey-school-class-reflections-learning-to-face-my-fears/

By Jaison Nieves ’22, MHS Alumnus During the five years I attended Milton Hershey School, I’ve changed and grown beyond what I thought was possible—because I was encouraged to face...

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Milton Hershey School Class Reflections: The Definition of Family www.mhskids.org/blog/milton-hershey-school-class-reflections-the-definition-of-family/

By Wyatt Oatman ’22, MHS Alumnus My story at Milton Hershey School began in October 2016, when I was a seventh-grader, with a single understanding of the word family. I...

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A Lifetime of Memories from Milton Hershey School www.mhskids.org/blog/a-lifetime-of-memories-from-milton-hershey-school/

Born in 1922, Lee E. Owen ’40 enrolled at Hershey Industrial School—before it became Milton Hershey School—in 1934 when he was 12 years old. He graduated in 1940—one of the...

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Why I Came Back to Milton Hershey School as a Houseparent www.mhskids.org/blog/why-i-came-back-to-milton-hershey-school-as-a-houseparent/

By Joel Smith ’02, MHS Houseparent Developing my style of houseparenting came from my houseparents. They helped me so much and led me to become a more responsible person. They...

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School Expansion to Provide New Purpose to Historic Downtown Building www.mhskids.org/news/school-expansion-to-provide-new-purpose-to-historic-downtown-building/

Milton Hershey School announced today that Hershey Trust Company has purchased 14 East Chocolate Avenue from The Hershey Company. The building, located in downtown Hershey, Pennsylvania, will be used to...

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One Father Finds Educational Opportunities at Milton Hershey School www.mhskids.org/blog/one-father-finds-educational-opportunities-at-milton-hershey-school/

For William Brewer, father of two Milton Hershey School students, offering his children a top-notch education was not a wish, but a necessity. His son, Austin, was attending their local...

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Milton Hershey School Community Honors and Observes Juneteenth www.mhskids.org/news/milton-hershey-school-community-celebrates-and-honors-juneteenth/

Featuring Fonati Abrokwa, MHS Special Assistant to the President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion At Milton Hershey School, our culture is an ever-changing mosaic made up of the stories and...

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An Impactful Career: Houseparenting at Milton Hershey School www.mhskids.org/blog/an-impactful-career-houseparenting-at-milton-hershey-school/

By Ashley Hoover, MHS Houseparent Our journey to houseparenting at Milton Hershey School started long before 2013. We were tired of clocking in and out at a job every day...

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Milton Hershey School Class Reflections: The Gift I Needed www.mhskids.org/blog/milton-hershey-school-class-reflections-the-gift-i-needed/

By Angel Perrett ’22, MHS Alumna As a first-grader, coming to Milton Hershey School was all I ever thought about. Using my imagination, I wore down my brown Crayola crayons...

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