mason buchanan

Mason Buchanan ‘13 Draws on Confidence Fostered at Menlo in Global Journey with Physics and Foreign Languages

Mason Buchanan has spent his entire life traveling: bouncing from Canada to Cleveland, Las Vegas to Texas, back to Cleveland, and onto Toronto. Out of all these places he’s called...
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natasha didytch

Natasha Didytch ’15 Harnesses Love for Politics Created at Menlo Through Local Community Action

Natasha Didytch has collected an assortment of titles over the years. From being a member of multiple academic honors societies at her college to an organizer with local Black Lives...
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charlie coddington

Leveraging His Perspectives as a Dad and Former Teacher, Charlie Coddington Runs Menlo’s Life Behind the Curtain

Nicknamed “The Man Behind the Curtain,” there isn’t much that Charlie Coddington, Menlo’s Director of Operations, doesn’t do. Whether it’s human resources, IT, Covid-19 planning, or transportation, he has had...
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The Panciu Family Highlights How Menlo Fosters a Joy for Learning and Supports Student Accelerations

For Adriana Panciu, her biggest love and priority will always be her children. As a mother of two gifted twin daughters, everything she does aims to ensure they are seen...
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henry molnar

Menlo’s Sole Focus on Addressing Gifted Children’s Needs Helps First-Grader Henry Molnar Flourish

At age 6, entering his first-grade year, Henry Molnar already finds himself with many passions in life. Whether his love for baseball or excitement for amusement parks, Henry is a...
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Menlo’s “Unique Environment Is Truly Irreplaceable,” Says Alum Olivia Wenzel ’16, a Harvard ’24 Undergrad

If you were to ask Olivia Wenzel how she got to where she is today, an intern at Amazon Prime and an incoming Harvard sophomore, she would laugh and say,...
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Ashley O’Malley and Students Embrace Creativity and Innovation with the 2021 Ohio Invention Convention

In a school year where learning was anything but normal, Menlo Park Academy’s students had no choice but to take on the responsibility of doing some extracurricular projects under their...
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Menlo Park Academy Alum, Emily Carroccio ‘14, Shares How Her Passion for Learning Began With a Gifted School and Grade Acceleration

For many, a love of learning is born later in life as it grows when you see all the world has to offer. For Emily Carroccio, however, her love of...
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Menlo Park Academy Alum, Dylan Zsigray ‘14, Shares How School Gave Him a Place to Feel Safe and at Home

When Dylan Zsigray walked into Menlo Park Academy as an incoming sixth-grader he felt something that he had yet to experience in a school setting; he felt seen. Dylan, now...
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