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MHS Teacher Pays Tribute to Veterans in Nationally Published Lesson Plan

Milton Hershey School’s high school social studies teacher, Megan Kopp’s lesson plan to reinvigorate how World War I is introduced in classrooms was published nationally this week by National History...

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Live Stream Event: 2019 Founders Week Assembly

On Monday, Nov. 11, the Milton Hershey School community will be honoring its founders, Milton and Catherine Hershey, at the 2019 Founders Week Assembly*. The assembly will take place at...

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MHS Third-Grade Students Hold “Be Golden” Lemonade Stand for Charity

On Wednesday, Sept. 18, Milton Hershey School third-graders held a lemonade stand during all student lunches to raise money for charity and put into action the MHS Be Golden theme...

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Live Stream Event: 2019 Opening of School Assembly

On Monday, Aug. 19 at 8 a.m.,  join the Milton Hershey School community by watching a live broadcast of the 2019  Opening of School Assembly. MHS students and staff will...

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The Tradition of Hospitality Started by Milton and Catherine Hershey

Milton and Catherine Hershey created the rich tradition of hospitality in their lives and extended it to Milton Hershey School. The town of Hershey and the school were both created...

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Live Stream Event: 85th Commencement Ceremony

On Sunday, June 9 at 10 a.m., Milton Hershey School’s Class of 2019 will receive their diplomas at the 85th Commencement Ceremony. Watch a live stream of the event below....

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Live Stream Event: Senior Chapel and Ring Ceremony

On Saturday, June 8 at 2 p.m., the Class of 2019 will participate in the annual Senior Chapel and Ring Ceremony. Watch a live stream of the event below. View...

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Live Stream Event: Memorial Day Assembly

On Friday, May 24 at 1 p.m., Milton Hershey School is hosting a Memorial Day assembly for students and staff. Join the MHS community as we reflect on the true...

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Combining Science and Art: The History of Horticulture at MHS

Horticulture is defined as the science and art of growing fruits, vegetables, flowers, or ornamental plants. At Milton Hershey School, students have been embracing this combination of art and science...

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Milton Hershey School — 110 Years and Counting

Since our founding in 1909, Milton Hershey School has been helping young people break the cycle of poverty. For 110 years and counting, MHS has been a place where students’...

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