Girls Basketball Rolls to Senior Night Win


By Tim O’Brien The Beverly Review With the game well in hand in the third quarter on Senior Night, Morgan Park Academy (MPA) senior guard Abby Herman got some cheers from the crowd and her teammates as she headed to the bench. The Warriors were rolling on Jan. 26 over Illinois Lutheran on their way to a convincing 64-23 nonconference home win. For Herman, MPA Coach Tom Drahozal had a gift of sorts. “For Senior Night, they asked me what my favorite candy is. I said Kit Kat,” Herman said. “[Drahozal] was eating mine on the bench. He threw me one—one [...]

Girls Basketball Rolls to Senior Night Win2019-01-08T13:34:53-06:00

Young Alumni Offer College Advice


Home from college for winter break, Morgan Park Academy young alumni visited campus Jan. 8 to talk with Upper School students about what to expect and how to succeed in college, from admissions and academics to dorm life and living away from home. Thanks to Zachary Bertucci '15, Adam Cvik '15, Banu Gulecyuz '17, Berat Gulecyuz '17, Daniel Jesuthasan '17, Vincent Oganwu '17, and Nina Rathi '15 for joining us. Representing Butler University, Claremont McKenna College, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Loyola University Chicago, and University of Wisconsin-Madison, the alumni gave current students a firsthand perspective on the ways the Academy [...]

Young Alumni Offer College Advice2019-01-07T13:35:18-06:00

MPA to Host College Admissions Seminar


Morgan Park Academy will host Mike Moyer for a seminar on college admissions, “Better is Boring,” on Sunday, January 14, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. Based on his book How to Make Colleges Want You, Moyer’s talk will give students and parents a look at what goes on behind the scenes in the college admissions department and reveal the keys to improving admissions odds for students at all levels of achievement. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please call 773-881-6700 to RSVP. Morgan Park Academy is located at 2153 W. 111th Street, Chicago, IL 60647.RSVP Today [...]

MPA to Host College Admissions Seminar2018-08-22T16:36:59-05:00
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