Ways to Help Kids Learn More While Traveling


School might be closed for the summer but your kids’ brains are still open for business. Summer travel is a great way to stretch they ways we learn.  As a child my family drove all over the United States and eventually travelled to farther flung locales around the world. Learning was inherent in the activity but my sisters and I also knew that my father would expect us to remember and be able to explain quite a bit about what we had seen and observed.  As a kid I was always a fast reader and as a result I often finished [...]

Ways to Help Kids Learn More While Traveling2019-02-22T23:31:24-06:00

Denny Cresap ’52 Honored with Duchossois Alumni Award


Denny Cresap ’52 received Morgan Park Academy’s highest award for alumni, the Richard L. Duchossois ’40 Integrity and Values Alumni Award, at our 143rd graduation exercises on June 11, 2016. Returning to campus six decades after his graduation from Morgan Park Military Academy, Cresap brought with him a lifetime of professional achievement and service to his community and country that distinguishes him among his fellow alumni. “This award, I have to say, was unexpected,” Cresap said. “And not just because I never expected to find myself on a list of Morgan Park alumni prestigious enough to receive the Duchossois Award. But also because [...]

Denny Cresap ’52 Honored with Duchossois Alumni Award2021-01-04T11:35:26-06:00

Seniors Celebrate College Acceptances, Scholarship Awards


Morgan Park Academy's graduating seniors had some very exciting options as they made their college decisions this spring. The Class of 2016 gained admission at elite national schools such as Georgetown University, Northwestern University, Washington University in St. Louis, Emory University, New York University, Case Western Reserve University, George Washington University, University of California at Los Angeles, University of Michigan, and Boston College. Also featured on the collective list of acceptances were many of the nation's top liberal arts schools, including Carleton College, Vassar College, Macalester College, Kenyon College, Barnard College, Scripps College, Union College, Occidental College, DePauw University, and Rhodes [...]

Seniors Celebrate College Acceptances, Scholarship Awards2018-07-19T15:07:36-05:00
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