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Milton Hershey School Lifer Shares the Meaning of Being a Graduate

By Kyle Russell, MHS Senior, Class of 2022 As a “lifer,” I believe that being a graduate from Milton Hershey School means so much more than just earning a diploma...

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Milton Hershey School Lifer Celebrates Her Story

By Justice Vaux, MHS Senior, Class of 2022 At the age of 5, I never knew that moving to a new school would impact me for the rest of my...

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Milton Hershey School Lifer Shares the Family He’s Created

Milton Hershey School has had more than 600 alumni enroll in either kindergarten or first grade—or sometimes even earlier. At MHS, these students earn the distinction of being a “lifer”...

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Taking the Next Step at Milton Hershey School

The end of another school year at Milton Hershey School does not just mark the Commencement celebration of the Class of 2022. This time period also marks a transition for...

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Milton Hershey School Lifer Makes Her Younger Self Proud

By Arlene Samayoa-Rodas, MHS Senior, Class of 2022 Spending more than 12 years at Milton Hershey School and earning the distinction of a “lifer” is such an honorable, rewarding title—but...

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Milton Hershey School Lifer Reflects on the Support System She Built

Milton Hershey School has had more than 600 alumni enroll in either kindergarten or first grade—or sometimes even earlier. At MHS, these students earn the distinction of being a “lifer”...

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Sharing the Joy of Milton Hershey School Through Female Mentorship

Every Milton Hershey School student is encouraged to recognize and share with others the opportunities they have been gifted. MHS junior, Maia, has been inspired to do just that, gaining...

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The Power of One Female Mentor at Milton Hershey School

“Ultimately, I feel like Mrs. Kirchner is a safe place for me to be calm,” shared Vanessa, Milton Hershey School senior. “Our conversations remind me that we’re females and we...

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The Impact of Mentorship at Milton Hershey School

Milton Hershey School is the largest residential pre-K through 12th grade school in the country, providing a home-away-from-home for over 2,000 students every year. To create a family-like atmosphere, MHS...

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Milton Hershey School Teacher Shares Fun, Educational Activities for the Holidays

By Nora Hollobaugh, MHS Elementary Division Teacher During the holiday season, parents and students are looking for activities that will entertain them while home on school break. As an educational...

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