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Welcome to Hershey High School

Hershey High School was built in 1996 and expanded in 2007. The facility is 231,000 square feet, has auditorium seating for 1,300; two CAD labs; classrooms for family and consumer sciences; full gym, weight and cardio exercise rooms; full band and orchestra/chorus rooms; three art rooms; a production office and library/media center.

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With Trojan Pride

Hershey High School tailors its curriculum to the diverse needs and aspirations of Derry Township students. We prioritize individual growth and provide ample opportunities for cultural and extracurricular enrichment. Our commitment ensures every student is positioned for success.

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Our Academics

Students know that when they are present in our buildings, they will have experiences that prepare them not just for the next assignment or test, but for the road of learning that will lead them to a full and satisfying life and career.

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Extracurriculars and Athletics

Students have multiple opportunities to engage in rigorous learning across subject areas as well as participate in extra-curricular activities. By the time they enter high school, every student has the opportunity to be connected to at least one school activity be it athletics, clubs or music ensembles.

About our Athletics Programs

About our extracurricular & arts programs

Hershey High School

550 Homestead Road, PO Box 898, Hershey, PA 17033

Phone: (717) 531-2244   Fax: (717) 534-2684 
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Regular School Hours: 7:33 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

Lindsey Schmidt,  Principal Laurie Wade, Assistant Principal Gregory Miller, Assistant Principal

From Our Community

Marking Period 2 Honor Roll HHS & HMS

Derry Township School District is proud to announce the distinguished and regular honor roll for the second marking period of the 2023-24 school year for Hershey High School and Hershey Middle School. Congratulations!

Student of the Month November 2023 - Lucy Barto and Jaden Yoder

Congratulations to the January Rotary Students of the Month representing Hershey High School - Priyanka Nambiar and Eamon Callahan! This particular honor recognizes the outstanding contributions they have made at Hershey High School as well as in the community. The Hershey Rotary honored Priyanka and Eamon during the January 22nd board meeting.  The videos shared at this meeting are linked.

A  group of 30 students stand together with their instruments in HHS auditorium

51 DTSD musicians were part of close to 900 students auditioning for placement in the PMEA District 7 Band and PMEA District 7 Orchestra. District 7 is a strong district comprised of 7 counties in Central PA. We are thrilled to congratulate an incredible 30 students from DTSD who successfully qualified for these elite ensembles! Join us in congratulating our musicians.
 

Student of the Month November 2023 - Lucy Barto and Jaden Yoder

Congratulations to the November Rotary Students of the Month representing Hershey High School - Lucy Barto and Jaden Yoder! This particular honor recognizes the outstanding contributions they have made at Hershey High School as well as in the community. The Hershey Rotary honored Lucy and Jaden during the November 20th board meeting. The videos shared at this meeting are linked.

HHS Students of the Month - October 2023

Congratulations to the October Rotary Students of the Month representing Hershey High School - Catherine Martin and Jason Jiang! This particular honor recognizes the outstanding contributions they have made at Hershey High School as well as in the community. The Hershey Rotary honored Catherine and Jason during the October 23rd board meeting. The videos shared at this meeting are linked.

News & Events

A  group of 30 students stand together with their instruments in HHS auditorium

51 DTSD musicians were part of close to 900 students auditioning for placement in the PMEA District 7 Band and PMEA District 7 Orchestra. District 7 is a strong district comprised of 7 counties in Central PA. We are thrilled to congratulate an incredible 30 students from DTSD who successfully qualified for these elite ensembles! Join us in congratulating our musicians.
 

Read More about 51 HHS Student Participate PMEA District 7 Band and Orchestra