Skip to content

My MHS Blog

This is My MHS Story

The voices of Milton Hershey School are all distinct, but each extraordinary in their own way. MHS blog tells the stories of our extraordinary students, staff, houseparents, parents/sponsors, and graduates. Read on to learn what brought them to MHS, the impact it has had, and the impact they hope to impart on the lives of others.

Keep up with the latest news and updates from the MHS community, on campus and beyond by signing up for our weekly community e-newsletter.

Milton Hershey School Admissions Staff Member, Alumna Continues Relationships with Houseparents

By Brie Mundy ’04, MHS Senior Admissions Processor I believe houseparents have a core place in the lives of our students because they serve not just as role models for...

Read More

Milton Hershey School Senior Division is Springing into Motion This May

By Michelle Weber, MHS Student Government Association Coordinator This May, Milton Hershey School Senior Division was challenged to track their physical activity and stay “Spartan Strong” by joining the Spring...

Read More

Milton Hershey School Alumnus, Staff Member Shares the Impact of Houseparents

By Roger Smith ’85, MHS Student Program Leader  I came to Milton Hershey School from Brooklyn, New York as a ninth-grader. I was born in Trinidad and Tobago, and my...

Read More

Milton Hershey School Lifer Looks Back on Her Experience Before Graduation

Fulfilling the Hersheys’ vision, more than 600 alumni have enrolled at Milton Hershey School in kindergarten or first grade—some even earlier. When a student finishes their schooling and graduates from...

Read More

Milton Hershey School Grounds Keeper is Committed to a Safe and Beautiful Campus

By Mike Fasick, MHS Grounds Keeper In the Grounds department at Milton Hershey School, we manage the athletics fields, tree work, mowing, and other aspects of the land around campus,...

Read More

Milton Hershey School Everyday Hero: Candace Knoll

MHS Everyday Hero: A campaign acknowledging employees at MHS who are often found behind the scenes and show up every day to make a difference in the lives of our...

Read More

Milton Hershey School Empowers Parents/Sponsors with SEL Workshops

As part of the Our Future in Focus 2020-2025 Strategic Plan, Milton Hershey School is working to strengthen partnerships with parents/sponsors to deepen the sense of belonging, contributions, and collaboration...

Read More

Teacher Appreciation Week: Jennifer Shirk

Featuring Jennifer Shirk, MHS Fourth-Grade Teacher In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, Milton Hershey School interviewed several teachers, across all three scholastic division, to recognize their important role within the...

Read More

Teacher Appreciation Week: Jason Moffitt

Featuring Jason Moffitt, MHS Senior Division Teacher In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, Milton Hershey School interviewed several teachers, across all three scholastic division, to recognize their important role within...

Read More

Teacher Appreciation Week: Kendra Poff

Featuring Kendra Poff, MHS Third-Grade Teacher In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, Milton Hershey School interviewed several teachers, across all three scholastic division, to recognize their important role within the...

Read More

Milton Hershey School does not discriminate in admissions or other programs and services on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, sex, religious creed or disability. Read important MHS policies on equal opportunity and diversity, equal employment opportunity, and more.