Now enrolling students for the 2021-22 school year TELL ME MORE Rated the No.1 Charter Elementary and No. 1 Charter Middle School in Ohio TELL ME MORE Ohio's only tuition-free school for gifted children in grades K-8 TELL ME MORE Learning Modality Form Complete this Learning Modality Form for each student in your household to change to your instruction choice for the 2020-21 School Year. COMPLETE FORM

The Menlo Park Academy Difference

A school as unique as your child.

Menlo Park Academy is Ohio’s only tuition-free, K-8 school designed solely to serve the unique needs of gifted children.

Gifted All Day

Enrolling at Menlo provides the opportunity for your child to learn among peers and be challenged to achieve his/her potential.


Menlo Park Academy is consistently ranked as one of Ohio’s top schools by the Ohio Department of Education and Niche.com.

Whole Child

Menlo Park Academy provides an understanding of the unique qualities of gifted children and the common asynchronous development of their emotional, spiritual, physical, and academic abilities.


Enrichment options are built into our program including regular experiences both in and outside of the school, elective options, and various clubs.

Did You Know?

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Seven gifted students from Menlo Park Academy have qualified for the National History Day competition as the school racked up 10 total awards.
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News & Updates

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Photos of Roni Berenson as a child in 1941 and today
As a 10 year-old Jewish child growing up in Germany 80 years ago, Roni Berenson didn’t just see the Holocaust unfold. She lived it. Menlo Park Academy middle school students (Grades 7-8) heard Berenson’s firsthand accounts during their Modern World History Class. Roni Berenson, mother of MPA Social Worker David Berenson, presented her experience as...
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