Milton Hershey School

Private School
1201 Homestead Ln
Hershey, PA 17033
Dauphin County
(717) 520-2074

Alumni Website
Classmates.com®

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools
  • Other school associations
  • State or regional independent school association
  • The Association of Boarding Schools



Milton Hershey School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Milton Hershey School Students by Grade
PK 11
K 26
1 50
2 71
3 77
4 94
5 123
6 141
7 160
8 185
9 250
10 237
11 211
12 199

Milton Hershey School is a private high school located in Hershey, PA and has 1,835 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Milton Hershey School is the 1st largest private high school in Pennsylvania and the 23rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,835
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10:1
Full Time Teachers: 182

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Milton Hershey School Students by Gender

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 Female 954
(52%)
5,077
(52%)
 Male 881
(48%)
4,597
(48%)

Milton Hershey School Students by Ethnicity

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 White 820
(45%)
6,858
(73%)
 Black 546
(30%)
1,081
(12%)
 Two or More 220
(12%)
359
(4%)
 Hispanic 209
(11%)
555
(6%)
 Asian 21
(1%)
490
(5%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Milton Hershey School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1285
2007 1703
2009 1818
2011 1835

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7
2007 9
2009 9
2011 10

Compare Milton Hershey School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,000.0% 10.0:1
 
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 

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Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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