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 elementary school located in Hershey, PA and enrolls 1,835 students in grades Kindergarten through 8th. Milton Hershey School is the 1st largest private school in Pennsylvania and the 20th largest nationally. It has 10.0 students to every teacher.

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%)
8,645
(58%)
 Male 881
(48%)
6,266
(42%)

Milton Hershey School Students by Ethnicity

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 White 820
(45%)
9,433
(74%)
 Black 546
(30%)
1,341
(11%)
 Two or More 220
(12%)
554
(4%)
 Hispanic 209
(11%)
789
(6%)
 Asian 21
(1%)
596
(5%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(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 Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,000.0% 10.0:1
 
1,407.3% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Milton Hershey School
Hershey, PA
Private PK - 12 1,835 10:1  
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Public 06 - 08 868 12.7:1 2 miles
Hershey Intrmd Elementary School
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Public 04 - 05 590 16.1:1 2 miles
Hershey Primary Elementary School
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Public 02 - 03 520 14.9:1 2 miles
Hershey Early Childhood Center
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Public KG - 01 433 15.9:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 336 15:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 05 644 17.7:1 3 miles
Conewago Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 206 13.2:1 3 miles
Palmyra Area Ms
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Public 06 - 08 815 16.4:1 4 miles
Lower Dauphin Ms
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Public 06 - 08 924 14.1:1 4 miles
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Public KG - 05 382 15.6:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current 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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