Supporting Our School at the Annual Fund Gala

2021-11-29T08:55:12-06:00

The Gala is back! After a virtual event last year, nearly 300 parents, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends gathered Oct. 16, 2021 to celebrate and support Morgan Park Academy at the Annual Fund Gala, raising nearly $300,000 for student programs, faculty professional development, financial assistance, and facilities improvements. From the circus theme to the music of DJ Steve "Silk" Hurley, it was a fantastic evening. Thank you to everyone who made our biggest event of the year so special, including our event volunteers, led by Gala chair Tina Isom, our sponsors, and all the supporters who help us secure the future [...]

Supporting Our School at the Annual Fund Gala2021-11-29T08:55:12-06:00

Honoring the MPA Hall of Fame’s Class of 2021

2021-11-29T09:10:29-06:00

(PHOTO: Fred Daniel, Mercedes Z. Sheppard, Linda Mitchell, Lynda Pariso) We were thrilled to induct a new class into the Morgan Park Academy Hall of Fame on September 25, 2021: retired teachers and administrators Lynda Pariso and Barbara Tubutis and retired board members Fred Daniel and Jim Mitchell '61. Their contributions to our school over many decades have been tremendous! Fred Daniel Among our most generous supporters for four decades, Fred Daniel has been an active member of our school community through both his children and grandchildren attending MPA. Daniel was a science professor at Malcolm X College for 30 years, [...]

Honoring the MPA Hall of Fame’s Class of 20212021-11-29T09:10:29-06:00

Supporting Our School as the Gala Goes Virtual

2021-02-05T16:40:08-06:00

Our annual fundraising gala was a virtual affair this year, with 200 families, faculty, alumni, and friends of Morgan Park Academy participating from home in a live online broadcast featuring host Val Warner, Chef Graham Elliot, and DJ Steve “Silk” Hurley. Thank you to everyone who joined the fun on Nov. 14, 2020, and helped us raise more than $150,000 for student programs, faculty professional development, financial assistance, and facilities improvements. More at MPAGala.org — or email gala@morganparkacademy.org to share snapshots from your home celebration! >> DONATE TO THE ANNUAL FUND Please contact Vincent Hermosilla at vhermosilla@morganparkacademy.org with any questions about [...]

Supporting Our School as the Gala Goes Virtual2021-02-05T16:40:08-06:00

Supporting Our School at the Annual Fund Gala

2020-08-31T13:27:50-05:00

More than 200 parents, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends gathered on Nov. 16, 2019 to celebrate and support Morgan Park Academy at the Annual Fund Gala, raising $200,000 for student programs, faculty professional development, financial assistance, and facilities improvements. From the disco theme to the music of DJ Steve "Silk" Hurley, it was a fantastic evening. Thank you to everyone who made our biggest event of the year so special, including our event volunteers and sponsors and all the supporters who help us secure the future of MPA! >> DONATE TO THE ANNUAL FUND Please contact Vincent Hermosilla at vhermosilla@morganparkacademy.org with [...]

Supporting Our School at the Annual Fund Gala2020-08-31T13:27:50-05:00

Honoring the MPA Hall of Fame’s Class of 2019

2019-09-26T13:34:10-05:00

We were thrilled to induct a new class into the Morgan Park Academy Hall of Fame on September 21, 2019: retired teacher Susan Oczkowski and retired board members and alumni parents Imre Boarden, Dr. Hugo and Linda Cuadros, and Jeffrey Gilbert. Their contributions to our school over many decades have been tremendous! IMRE BOARDEN Boarden has been a bedrock of the MPA community for the past 25 years, both with the Mothers Club and the Board of Trustees, from which she retired this summer. When she and her husband, Bill, first enrolled their oldest child, Boarden jumped in with both feet [...]

Honoring the MPA Hall of Fame’s Class of 20192019-09-26T13:34:10-05:00

Thank You!

2019-02-22T23:50:12-06:00

Thank you to all the parents, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of MPA who joined us last weekend at the Annual Fund Gala, partnering with us to ensure that our school continues to thrive.

Thank You!2019-02-22T23:50:12-06:00
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