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Menlo Park Academy rated Ohio’s best charter elementary school and best charter middle school

Menlo Park Academy, the Cleveland-based school for gifted children in grades K-8, has been recognized as one of the top-performing schools in the state of Ohio for a third consecutive...
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As schools return to in-person learning, Menlo Park Academy aide Carla Biggert speaks with Cleveland Jewish News about student safety

With schools seeking to bring more students back into their buildings, Menlo Park Academy instructional aide Carla Biggert spoke with Cleveland Jewish News for a recent article (February 2021). Cleveland...
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Menlo Park Academy teacher Kristin Barnes shares benefits of STEAM learning with NEO Parent Magazine

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...
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Menlo Park Academy highlighted in “education equity” editorial on cleveland.com

An editorial on cleveland.com highlighted the important role that high-performing charter schools — such as Cleveland's Menlo Park Academy — can play in making up the "lost learning" as a...
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Seamus O’Hara and Jennifer Ingraham interviewed about Menlo Park Academy

Two Menlo Park Academy administrators appeared on the television show ‘It’s About You’ to discuss the importance of providing a gifted education to gifted children. School Director Seamus O’Hara and...
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Menlo Earns 6 Awards at Ohio History Day 2020

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...
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Staying Connected Through Reading

After school shut down in March, Mr. Pernod’s 5/6 grade advisory students wanted to stay connected and perform a service project. During a Google Meet morning check-in, the group decided...
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Students Competing in Ohio History Day 2020

Menlo History Teacher Mr. O’Grady shared that 13 of our amazing Menlo student historians recently submitted final projects for Ohio History Day 2020, which will be a virtual contest this...
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Writers Honored

Second floor students were recently honored by Young Writers for their submissions to the Spooky Sagas Contest. Their mysteries, out of more than 10,000 entries, were chosen to be published.
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