MPA seniors Divya Avula, Aariel Batchelor, Hannah Branit, Berat Gulecyuz, Daniel Jesuthasan, Savi Rathi, Ana Stanley, and Cecilia Teppema have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement, named 2017-18 State Scholars by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission.
Morgan Park Academy seniors caught the eye of schools such as Purdue University, University of Wisconsin, University of Minnesota, DePaul University, Loyola University Chicago, University of Iowa, Marquette University, and University of Missouri at a recent college admissions forum at Navy Pier, earning 19 offers of early admission and nearly $200,000 in merit scholarships.
Dozens of students and parents explored the fun of architecture and engineering at Morgan Park Academy’s second annual South Side Block Build on Dec. 3, using more than 40,000 LEGO® bricks to build a village in Alumni Hall.
MPA welcomed author Brian Wells for a special visit with students in grades 5-8, discussing the concept of the hero's journey and his new book, The League and the Lantern, which centers on a Chicago seventh-grader and his friends.
Students applying to grades 5-12 must sit for the Independent School Entrance Exam. One exam can be sent to all Chicago area independent schools. The ISEE will be administered at Morgan Park Academy. Register at https://admission.erblearn.org/TestBrowser/Default.aspx