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July 30, 2020

MHS Alumna Makes an Impact with Current Students During YRE and Throughout the School Year

Milts share strong bonds that last a lifetime. When alumni return to campus, students learn and grow from their shared experience, even if graduation dates are decades apart. Milton Hershey...

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July 29, 2020

MHS Longest-Working Employee Retired After 50 Years of Service

On Friday, July 31, 2020, Mary Stauffer, Milton Hershey School’s longest-working employee, retired after 50 years of service. Throughout Stauffer’s tenure at MHS, she has held numerous titles including: assistant...

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July 24, 2020

Hershey Company Employee Enriches MHS Students with Sensory Science During YRE

Kate Mobley, Sensory Research Scientist at The Hershey Company, held a two-part sensory science class for Milton Hershey School (MHS) students as part of this summer’s Year-Round Experiences programming. Due...

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July 15, 2020

MHS Students Begin Summer Learning Through COVID Support Intervention (CSI)

For over 110 years, Milton Hershey School has been the leader in effectively—and safely—educating children and providing opportunities for students to thrive inside and outside of the classroom. On Monday,...

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June 22, 2020

MHS Alumna Makes Masks for COVID-19 First Responders

While these are extraordinary times—we are extraordinary people. Many of our Milton Hershey School graduates are on the front lines of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and they are bringing hope...

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June 14, 2020

MHS Senior Celebration Car Processional Held to Honor Class of 2020

On Sunday, June 14, Milton Hershey School celebrated its newest graduates with a special car processional on campus that followed state health and social distancing protocols. The Class of 2020...

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June 13, 2020

Milton Hershey School Holds Virtual Commencement Ceremony for Class of 2020

On Saturday, June 13, Milton Hershey School held its first-ever virtual Commencement Ceremony to celebrate the Class of 2020. With state health and social distancing practices in place due to...

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June 12, 2020

Milton Hershey School Fourth- and Eighth-Grade Students Recognized During Virtual Promotion Ceremonies

On Friday, June 12, Milton Hershey School honored fourth- and eighth-grade students with virtual promotion ceremonies. “We are so excited to share this wonderful presentation of all the accomplishments our...

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June 5, 2020

Milton Hershey School Seniors Make Headlines During the 2019-20 School Year

Throughout the 2019-20 school year, the Milton Hershey School Class of 2020 had many academic, athletic, and extracurricular achievements that earned media attention. Below are the headlines featuring the MHS...

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June 4, 2020

A Letter to Our Community

We are greatly pained by the recent events across our nation. They prove more than ever that a divide exists throughout the country and must be addressed by real action,...

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