Admission Events

As you consider investing in a Morgan Park academy education, we hope you will take advantage of these events to gather more information and get a taste of the MPA experience.

Join Us for a Campus Tour
Visit our online scheduling system to schedule a tour of our campus, hear about our programs and philosophies, and discuss the admission process. You can also contact the Admissions Team at (773) 881-6700 or email
admissions@morganparkacademy.org.

Shadow Days
We welcome prospective students to spend a day with us to learn more about MPA.Click here to schedule a High School (9-12) Shadow Day Visit. All other grades, please call 773-881-6700 x246 or email admissions@morganparkacademy.org

Coffee and Conversations - First Friday of the Month at 8:30 am
Tour our beautiful, 20-acre campus and discover why Morgan Park Academy is the South Side's small-scale independent school for real learning!
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

How to Afford an Independent School - Thursday, October 4th at 6:00 pm
Not sure if a Morgan Park Academy education is financially within reach? We’ll explain our indexed tuition model, financial assistance, payment options and more.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

High School Open House - Thursday, October 25th at 7:00 pm
Meet our Admissions team, hear from current students and faculty, and experience our college-like campus. You will also learn about our indexed tuition model, our commitment to inclusion and diversity, and our engaging global experience.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

Why MPA - Wednesday December 12th at 6:30 pm
Learn more about a day in the life of an Upper School student at the Academy through this free event led by the students themselves. Hear what they have to say about small classes, strong relationships with teachers, global travel and learning, one-on-one college planning, and a host of opportunities to speak up and stand out in arts, athletics, leadership, and service.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

How to Afford an Independent School - Thursday, January 24th at 6:00 pm
Not sure if a Morgan Park Academy education is financially within reach? We’ll explain our indexed tuition model, financial assistance, payment options and more.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

All School Open House - Saturday, February 2nd at 10:00 am
Morgan Park Academy draws students and families from down the street, across the city, and throughout Chicagoland – 81 zip codes in all – to create a school community diverse in ethnicity, nationality, and socioeconomic background.

Join us for an Open House to learn how MPA educates the whole child and prepares students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12 to become independent thinkers and global leaders.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

Lower School Information Night - Thursday, February 21st at 6:00 pm
Grade school parents please join us to hear our faculty discuss our philosophy of Childhood Education as well as how our program prepares your child for success.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

The Wonder Years: Middle School Advantage Night - Wednesday, March 6th at 6:30 pm
Current and prospective Middle School parents are encouraged to join us in the Alumni Hall Library as we explore the Academy’s approach to this very important age and stage. Our faculty will address the advantages of a program aimed at Grades 6-8 and will share ways to inspire Middle School students during these wonderful years filled with energy, optimism, curiosity and a growing awareness of new and exciting challenges.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

Early Education Information Night - Thursday, March 21st at 6:00 pm
Parents of early learners please join us to hear our faculty discuss our philosophy of Early Childhood Education as well as how our program prepares your child for success.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

Early Education Information Night - Thursday, April 17th at 6:00 pm
Parents of early learners please join us to hear our faculty discuss our philosophy of Early Childhood Education as well as how our program prepares your child for success.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

How to Afford an Independent School - Thursday, April 18th at 6:00 pm
Not sure if a Morgan Park Academy education is financially within reach? We’ll explain our indexed tuition model, financial assistance, payment options and more.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

Lower School Spot Light - Tuesday, May 14th at 6:00 pm
At Morgan Park Academy, we believe that it is important to educate the whole child by not just teaching the core academic classes but also to expose the students to the world languages, arts, music, drama, wellness and physical education, and technology. And our students participate in these specials each and every day. Come to our showcase night and meet our Specials teachers and the Principal. They’ll show you why we are different.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!

Pre-school Ice Cream Social- Tuesday, May 29th at 6:00 pm
Parents of early learners: please bring your Prk 3 - K students for popsicles and energetic play while you join us to hear our faculty discuss our philosophy of Early Childhood Education as well as how our program prepares your child for success.
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP today!



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