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MHS To Host Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Informational Event on Sept. 25

Milton Hershey School is hosting a free, informational event on Tuesday, Sept. 25 exclusively for grandparent caregivers who are interested in learning more about the school’s top-notch education and nurturing home life environment, and how it could help their grandchildren reach their full potential. During the 2016-17 academic school year, 15 percent of Milton Hershey School students were sponsored by a grandparent.

Informational Event

What:  Milton Hershey School’s grandparent event includes a free information session, complimentary dinner, and a tour of the school’s campus, including academic buildings and student homes.

When:  Tuesday, Sept. 25, 4 p.m.

Where:  Milton Hershey School Admissions Office
430 East Governor Road
Hershey, PA 17033

Who:  Grandparents who are caring for children between the ages of 4 through 15 are invited to attend the event. Trusted friends or family members also are welcome to attend.

RSVP:  To register for the event, sign up online or call 717-520-2590.

Why:  Milton Hershey School offers a top-notch education and supportive living environment for children in grades pre-K through 12 from low-income families. Grandparents will learn about how their grandchildren will be guided and nurtured through small class sizes, individualized attention, extracurricular activities, college and career readiness programs, and opportunities to accrue scholarships.

More information about the event can be found at

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.