Marie Murphy Principal Message
October 19, 2022
Lou Malnati’s - 8th Grade Graduation Fundraiser – Thurs., Oct. 27th from 4PM-9PM
We are bringing cooking and financial literacy clubs to Marie Murphy. Visit these websites for more information. https://www.moneybee-education.com/ https://www.icookafterschool.com/parents
Closing Soon: PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
What? Parent-Teacher Conferences
When? October 26th and October 27th (afternoon/evening times). These will be half days of school for students.
Where? On Zoom
Registration: Registration is now open! We will close registration on October 24th at 4:00pm.
Help us celebrate Veteran's Day!
All Avoca West staff, students, and families are also invited to contribute to a showcase of the Veterans in Our Lives at Marie Murphy. Below, you'll find a link to the "MM Veteran's Day -- Student Family Photos" google slide deck. This is your chance to add pictures and names of your veterans to our school community slideshow. This will be shown in our front hall display and during the Veteran's Day breakfast. Please:
- Click on the link below.
- Make a copy of a slide to customize with the picture(s) and name(s) of your veteran(s). OR
- ADD a slide to customize with your favorite veterans in your lives.
If your family would like to participate please place your photos in this google slideshow with your student's name. Be sure to make a separate slide for each family please.
🎃 Halloween and Fall Festival at Marie Murphy 🎃
On October 31st we will run a full academic day at Marie Murphy. Typically students do not wear costumes to school on this day. Costumes are worn to the dance and we have our Halloween celebrations during that time. If a student selects to wear a costume to school please remember that costumes with masks and weapons are not allowed in school. Costumes must be school appropriate and not distract from the learning environment.
October 25th -- Picture Retakes
October 26th & October 27th -- Half Day Student Attendance (11:00 Dismissal)
October 28th -- NO STUDENT ATTENDANCE (Teacher Institute Day)
October 31: Halloween and Quarter 2 begins
November 1: Fall Orchestra Concert
November 8: No school
November 9-11: DC Trip for 8th grade
Now on Facebook