South Hanover

Elementary School


South Hanover Township is located in the middle of the Lower Dauphin School District, bordering the Swatara Creek to the south and Beaver Creek to the north. As one of our more rural townships, the South Hanover Elementary School serves as a focal point for many community activities.
According to the 2010 Census, South Hanover Township has a population of nearly 6,245 people and 2,350 households. The median age of the township's residents is 40.8.
South Hanover Township is one of Lower Dauphin's larger municipalities and South Hanover Elementary School is one of the district's larger elementary schools, with about 365 students. The district's average elementary class size is 21 students.
School hours are from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. Office hours are from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
We offer morning kindergarten from 9-11:45 am and afternoon kindergarten from 12:45-3:30 pm.
If you have any questions about our program here at South Hanover Elementary School, please feel free to phone the school office at 717-566-2564.


South Hanover Elementary School
15 West ThirdStreet
Hershey, PA 17033
Phone 717-566-2564
Fax 717-566-1157
Mr. Steve Schoessler, Principal
Mrs. Sue Curry, Secretary
Office Hours: 8 am to 4:30 pm
School Hours: 9 am to 3:30 pm
AM Kindergarten: 9-11:45 am
PM Kindergarten: 12:45-3:30 pm