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Milton Hershey School Events

We host a variety of events to build an engaged community among our students, families, staff, and alumni. Browse through all our upcoming events. You can also choose a filter based on the type of event you want.

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Oct. 5, 2020

Home Life Orientation and Training Class

Oct. 12, 2020

Classes in Session

Offices remain open.

Oct. 20, 2020 - Oct. 21, 2020

New Spartan Academy

Oct. 21, 2020

Scholastic Professional Development

Student homes are open and it is a Home Life activity day.

Oct. 23, 2020

End of First Marking Period

Oct. 26, 2020

Enrollment Day

Please note: The Enrollment Day originally scheduled for Monday, Oct. 19 is now being held on Monday, Oct. 26.

Oct. 30, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020

Virtual Fall Family Weekend

Nov. 8, 2020

Virtual Founders Day Chapel

Nov. 8, 2020 - Nov. 13, 2020

Founders Week

Nov. 9, 2020

Virtual Founders Day Assembly

Nov. 15, 2020

Founders Day Feast

The feast will be held in student homes.

Nov. 23, 2020 - Nov. 25, 2020

Classes in Session

Student homes and offices remain open.

Nov. 26, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday

Offices are closed.

Nov. 27, 2020

Classes in Session

Student homes and offices remain open.

Dec. 2, 2020

Elementary Christmas Program with Alumni

This event will be held in student homes.

Dec. 14, 2020 - Dec. 18, 2020

Senior Division Finals

Dec. 18, 2020

End of the Second Marking Period (Senior Division)

Dec. 18, 2020

Students May Depart for Christmas Break

Departures may begin at 4 p.m.

Dec. 19, 2020 - Jan. 8, 2021

Christmas Break

Christmas Break student homes open at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 19. Offices are closed for the Christmas holiday on Thursday, Dec. 24 and Friday, Dec. 25. Offices also are...

Dec. 21, 2020 - Jan. 8, 2021

YRE Programs

Learn more about YRE.

Jan. 9, 2021

All Homes Open by 9 a.m.

Students return to campus.

Jan. 10, 2021

All Students Return by 5 p.m.

Jan. 11, 2021

Classes Reconvene

Jan. 11, 2021

Enrollment Day

Learn more about MHS Admissions.

Jan. 11, 2021 - Jan. 15, 2021

Virtual Instruction in Student Homes

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. View full Equal Opportunity Policy.