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June 1, 2021

MHS Experts and Students Participate in Local Diversity Event

As thought leaders in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), Milton Hershey School staff and students recently participated in a Hershey Area: All Things Diversity panel to discuss the importance of...

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May 26, 2021

Outcomes Beyond Compare: Milton Hershey School Gives Low-Income Kids Access to College and Supports Their Success

Milton Hershey School education experts recognize that every student’s path to greatness is different. This is especially true for low-income children with complicated life situations and stressors. For more than...

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May 25, 2021

Milton Hershey School Celebrates the Class of 2021 and Their Many Accomplishments

The Milton Hershey School Class of 2021 has persevered to a milestone moment in their lives—graduation. As a senior class, 237 students have benefited from a top-notch education, nurturing home...

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May 24, 2021

Milton Hershey School Creates Student Voice Platform within The Compass Project

Featuring Sharice Johnson, MHS Coordinator of Student Character and Leadership Development During the 2020-21 school year, Milton Hershey School created a student voice platform for its students within The Compass...

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May 12, 2021

Milton Hershey School Students Receive Medals at Regional NAACP Olympics

Milton Hershey School senior Prince Sokpo, along with several MHS students, recently competed in the Greater Harrisburg Area National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s (NAACP) Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological, and...

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May 5, 2021

ABC27 Showcases Milton Hershey School Students’ Hands-on Learning Experience Caring for Baby Goats

Featuring Rachel Teller, MHS Associate Director of Agricultural and Environmental Education The birth of 36 baby goats at Milton Hershey School’s Animal Center in the past two months has grabbed...

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May 4, 2021

Milton Hershey School Names 2021 Alumna of the Year

Christine Cook ’81 recognized for her service in early childhood education Milton Hershey School has named Christine (Brennan) Cook ’81 as the 2021 Alumna of the Year in recognition for...

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May 1, 2021

FOX43 Spotlights Milton Hershey School Students’ Chocolatetown Creations

Featuring Dave Curry, MHS Director of Career and Technical Education Hersheypark has opened for the 2021 summer season and its newest attraction has a sweet connection to Milton Hershey School....

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April 27, 2021

Milton Hershey School Hydroponics Program Highlighted by ABC27

Featuring Dr. Jason Smith, MHS Horticultural Instructional Advisor On April 27, abc27 reporter Michella Drapac talked to Milton Hershey School hydroponics program senior Brianna Stoss and MHS Horticultural Instructional Advisor...

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April 27, 2021

CBS 21 Highlights How Milton Hershey School Students Inform PA State Police Training on Diversity and Inclusion

CBS21 reporter Samantha York spoke to a Milton Hershey School senior about the integral role she and her classmates play in the training of Pennsylvania State Police cadets through the...

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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.