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Jan. 18, 2021

MHS Virtually Observes Martin Luther King Jr. Day

As Milton Hershey School students continue virtual learning in student homes, the leadership and empowerment lessons from the great Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were the guide for virtual classes...

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Jan. 15, 2021

MHS Teacher’s Selflessness Highlighted by CNN Business

Featuring Matthew Pierce, MHS Senior Division Teacher Matthew Pierce, a Senior Division history and government teacher at Milton Hershey School, was profiled this week by CNN Business for the way...

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Jan. 13, 2021

MHS Teachers Prove to be Exceptional Innovators in their Field

Milton Hershey School teachers are innovators who think outside the box—which is one of the reasons students get an experience like no other when they enroll. During the second half...

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Jan. 11, 2021

MHS Students Participate in the 2021 Virtual Pennsylvania Farm Show

In any other year, Milton Hershey School students in the Agricultural and Environmental Education (AEE) clubs would be busy working on showmanship techniques, washing and grooming their animals, and going...

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Jan. 11, 2021

MHS Welcomes Students Back to Campus

Milton Hershey School recently welcomed students back to campus for the second half of the 2020-21 school year. To excite our students while they begin virtual learning, MHS has planned...

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Jan. 8, 2021

Milton Hershey School Announces Derry Township Site for First Cost-Free Early Childhood Resource Center

Milton Hershey School (MHS) has announced that it plans to build the first Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) of its Early Children Education Initiative in Derry Township. The location will...

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Jan. 6, 2021

Education Week Highlights MHS for Keeping Teacher Morale High During the Pandemic

Featuring Tara Valoczki, Elementary School Principal To help our teachers be at their best during the COVID-19 pandemic, Milton Hershey School has provided a host of unique wellness supports. Education...

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Jan. 4, 2021

2020 November and December MHS Middle Division Scholars of the Month

Seventh-grader Trinity Greenwaldt and eighth-grader Steven Dao have been recognized as the Milton Hershey School Middle Division Scholars of the Month for November and December 2020. MHS teachers nominate students...

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Dec. 29, 2020

MHS Students Share Their 2021 New Year’s Resolutions

As Milton Hershey School embarks on a new year, we look forward to the positive new beginnings it will bring to our school and community. To celebrate, we asked some...

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Dec. 28, 2020

2020: Exceptional Times, Exceptional People

For more than 111 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. In...

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