Morgan Park High School

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1744 W Pryor Ave

Chicago, IL 60643

(773) 535-2550

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Grades: 7 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,400

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Morgan Park High School

Morgan Park High School is a great learning environment for students to prepare for college.My child goes there and is a honor student. However the staff should require all students to select a career path within the first two years. This would allow the student to start preparing for college majors. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/15

Teachers: In Morgan Park, there is a wide range of teachers with varying intelligence levels. Some teachers work hard to ensure that every student understands the material, while some only teach for a paycheck. Unfortunately, the number of poor teachers far outweighs the number of excellent teachers. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/20/12

As a sophomore in MP's IB program, I love it. In IB I met students like me, who I can connect to, who think it's cool to be intelligent and succeed. Also the teachers are great, they guide you the best they can, and the rest falls on your shoulders. IB is a challenge, and if you can't take the heat then ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/26/11

i am a new parent of a ac student at mp i have very mixed emotions about this school its a great opportunity for my daughter to be choosen for this type of eduction however im having much regret not insisting my child go goes to on of the other ac programs in chicago public schools socially the eviroment ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/04/11

I am about to be a freshman in the IB program and I already regret it. I went through the AC and chose to stay here. I now regret it after seing my future classmates. I plan on doing extremely well so I can transfer sophmore year. I don't fit in at all. If you do not like baggy pants and rap music you ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/21/11

Taught Russian and Computer Science there for a long time. Great teachers.

Posted by a teacher on 10/10/10

I am a student here. If you put your child in Academic Center or IB they will have a very challenging and rigourous education that will prep them for colleges. AC/IB students at MPHS go to the top colleges in the country... However there are a few fights, fire alarms pulls, students that are out of the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/24/10

I am a student at mp. I am in the IB program. The school is okay, some fights, but the kids are very loud and ignorant. Ms Brown, the IB coordinator, will make this school seem like the best school in the world, but all reality it is not. She barely talks to us and is a very mean lady. Do not let her ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/19/09

My childern went to Morgan Park High School IB Program and are during well in college one is enroll at UIC and the other enrolled at SIU both are still great students with no problems. Staff and Teachers are just Great.!!!

Posted by a parent on 01/15/09

I am a sophomore at morgan park now. I came here through the academic program in 7th grade, which was trully beneficial to me. Not only did it prepared me for high school, it also got me ahead in high school. I like the fact that we have many classes(a.P. Mostly)to chose from that will be beneficial ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/04/08

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Test scores for Morgan Park High School

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Test Year: 2012
Morgan Park High School
City Of Chicago Sd 299
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Chicago schools — Morgan Park High School is located at 1744 W Pryor Ave, Chicago IL 60643. 1744 W Pryor Ave is in the 60643 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Morgan Park High School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Morgan Park High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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