The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

January 30, 2014

Milton Hershey School Holding Family Event for Prospective Students

The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG — Milton Hershey School (MHS) is hosting a Family Event at 6 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Country Cupboard, 101 Hafer Road, in Lewisburg. This is an informal get-togethers that offers everyone — especially children — a chance to learn more about Milton Hershey School.

Following a free meal and brief presentation, attendees will have time to ask questions and talk with MHS staff.

No registration is required to attend a Family Event. For more information, call (800) 322-3248.

To be considered for enrollment, a child must come from a family of low income, be from the ages of 4-15 years old, be free of serious emotional and behavioral problems that disrupt life in the classroom or home, and be born in the United States. Enrollment is not guaranteed and prospective students must demonstrate the capability to benefit from the programs the school offers. Children are accepted year-round through a rolling admissions process.

Preference is given to children born in Pennsylvania in accordance with the School’s Deed of Trust.