Explore MPA on campus or from the comfort of your own home!
See below the variety of ways you can get to know MPA right now! The most comprehensive and popular option is to schedule a personal, on-campus tour. During your time on campus, you will see students and teachers in action, experience our state-of-the-art facilities, and learn about our core values. Please fill out this form to request your tour!
Other opportunities include Freethinker Friday Webinars live on Facebook and YouTube, MPA Preview events, and virtual tours. Find more details below. We cannot wait to meet your family!
An on-campus or virtual tour is the most personal and in-depth way to get to know MPA. Both on-campus and virtual tours are offered by appointment.
During your time on campus, you will see students and teachers in action, experience our state-of-the-art facilities, and learn about our core values. Our expectation is that campus visitors who are eligible to be vaccinated are. If you are eligible, but not vaccinated, please schedule a virtual tour instead. MPA will screen for COVID-19 symptoms prior to arrival and upon arrival and we will mask and physically distance throughout your time on campus. Please know that 98% of faculty and staff are vaccinated against COVD-19, including all admission staffers, 97% of elidgeble students are, and MPA has a robust plan for risk mitigation. Please fill out this form to request your tour!
We will come together via Zoom and an admission staffer will share all of the details you want to know about MPA including core values, programmatic approach, and details about life on campus. When combined with this video series, you'll gain a deep understanding of our approach to teaching and learning. You'll come with questions and leave with a much better sense of MPA. Please fill out this form to request your tour!
These signature events are designed to introduce you to the faculty, students, and families who make MPA the exceptional learning community that it is. You'll hear from a variety of perspectives, be engaged in conversation with academic leaders, experience mini-lessons taught by master teachers, and leave with a much better understanding of the MPA way. These events are designed for family members of all ages to attend together and will include division-specific time.
These are events you won't want to miss if you are considering MPA for the 2022-23 school year! Please RSVP here.
- Sunday, November 7, 2021, 2 PM (virtual)
- Sunday, January 30, 2022, 2 PM
This is a wonderful opportunity to get a sneak peek at our kindergarten program. Parents will meet community members while prospective kindergarteners participate in engaging and hands on activities in the Makerspace. Children will interact with peers and get a taste of what it would be like to be a kindergartener at MPA! Additionally, our faculty and staff will have the chance to engage with each child in a classroom setting and assess their kindergarten readiness.
This is a requirement of the 2022-23 kindergarten application process and families are encouraged to register for a Mini K Admission Day within their child's admission application in Ravenna. Space is limited. To get started on the application and register for a Mini K Admission Day, click here.
The remaining dates include:
- Tuesday, November 9, 4-5 PM
- Friday, December 3, 8:30-9:30 AM
- Thursday, January 13, 11 AM-12 PM
- Wednesday, Feb 2, 5-6 PM, optional meal (5:30 PM) and Pajamarama Orchestra concert to follow (6:30 PM). Pajamarama is a child-friendly opportunity to engage with Disney-themed music and activities.
Please join us on select Fridays throughout the school year on MPA's Facebook page or MPA's YouTube page for live, casual conversations about topics that matter with a variety of MPA community members. We look forward to seeing you! Bring your questions! Please RSVP here.
- Friday, December 10, 12 PM: STEAM, The MPA Way
- Friday, February 11, 12 PM: 40 Years Of MPA With MPA's Academic Leadership Team
- Friday, April 1, 12 PM: 10 Questions To Consider When Choosing A New School
- Friday, May 13, 12 PM: Meet The Class of 2022
This Season's Past Webinars
Sampling Of The Past Season's Webinars
Racial Justice And Inclusion
Rigor With Purpose
Making Relocations Work
The MPA Way of Measuring Success
Ten Questions To Consider To Find The Right Fit School
My First Year At MPA