Ohio's only tuition-free school for gifted children in grades K-8 Tell Me More Now enrolling students for the 2021-22 school year Tell Me More Rated the No.1 Charter Elementary and Middle School in Ohio Tell Me More

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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Congrats to our Menlo Wizard Historians who took home 6 awards (out of 8 State qualifying projects) at the recent Ohio History Day virtual competition: One 1st place medal; one 2nd place medal; three 3rd place medals; and one Honorable Mention. Two students, Aashvi K. and John M., are moving on to the (virtual) National History...
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News & Updates

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Menlo Park Academy STEAM teacher Kristin Barnes was featured in a recent article in Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine (January 2021) Barnes and other teachers in the Cleveland area shared some of the skills that children can tap through STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) that will help them succeed in school and in the...
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