Founded in 1909 by Milton and Catherine Hershey, Milton Hershey School is a home and school for over 2,000 low-income children. Milton Hershey School is committed to helping children realize their full potential by offering a cost-free, top-notch education to students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. Milton Hershey School is a private, coeducational school located in Hershey, PA.
Thanks to the foresight and generosity of the Hersheys, Milton Hershey School students benefit from a positive and structured residential experience that is available year-round, in addition to rigorous academics preparing them for college and careers. They also benefit from state-of-the-art facilities, access to technology, extensive extracurricular opportunities, and faculty and staff who are committed to helping them achieve.
Milton Hershey School takes a comprehensive whole-child approach to education. Faculty and staff are dedicated to providing the very best education regardless of a family's financial limitations. A family's income should not determine a child's outcome.