Morgan Park Academy’s math team posted another strong performance in state-level competition, placing 22nd with an armful of individual and team medals in Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ICTM) testing this spring.

Competing in Division 1A against similarly sized schools, the Warriors shined in the following events:


  • Pre-Calculus – Merlin, seventh place
  • Pre-Calculus – Lydia, eighth place (tie)
  • Pre-Calculus – Tiffany, eighth place (tie)
  • Geometry – April, 50th place


  • Pre-Calculus – second place (Dylan, Merlin, Lydia, Tiffany, Elijah, Celia)
  • Junior-Senior 8-person team – sixth place (Kaleb, Tiffany, Merlin, Michaela, Lydia, Niki, Joshua, Selena)
  • Algebra 2 – eighth place (Joshua, Josh, Kaleb, Sean, Michaela, Selena, Niki)
  • Orals – 20th place (Andrew and Arnav)

“Congratulations to all of our students for a great competition season,” said Upper School math teacher Catie McAlister, who coaches the team. “”We are proud of the hard work that everyone put in this year and are looking forward to next year!”