Weekly Message

Weekly Message
Posted on 05/07/2017

Murray Middle School

Engaging All Students

Weekly Message

May 7, 2017

Hello, this is Kirsti Smith, Principal at Murray Middle School with a message for the week of May 7, 2017.  Make Up Testing for SBAC for English and math continues this week. Please have your child attend school so that w may finish this process.

  1. The Library Book Fair begins this week. students will visit starting Tuesday. This is always a lot of fun and there are so many wonderful things to see and buy.
  2. Magic Mountain Tickets for 8th graders are almost sold out. Students who are on the no go list but can work their way off of it should purchase a ticket to be sure to save a spot, now that others have had their opportunity to purchase a ticket.
  3. Tuesday we will have about 200 fifth graders on campus between 9:15 – 11:00. They are getting a quick orientation to middle school.
  4. Wednesday there is a parent meeting for all incoming 5th grade parents. It is at Pierce and will be held from 6:30 – 7:30. Please spread the word.
  5. THURSDAY is the BIG  day! We will hold a Farwell Open House at Murray form 5:30 – 8:30. There will be a $5.00 hot dog dinner available, history fair, book fair, orchestra music, choir will sing, our National Anthem, Rummage “Sale/Donation” event etc.  It is the last time we will be seeing this Murray site so tell past BHS and Murry graduates to come and say farewell with us.
  6. Friday the CJSF students will take their trip to Knotts Berry Farm. Bus loads at 5:45!
  7. Saturday we can all run with the teachers at BHS starting at 7:30 – run at 8:30


Extra info:

Yearbooks can still be ordered for $37 through Mrs. Abshire room 37.

Library will close May 15 – all books due May 15.

Textbooks will be turned in between now and May 23. Teachers will tell student’s when to bring their texts.

Cafeteria funds are due May 23 as well.

8th graders wishing to give a speech at promotion must turn their speech into Mrs. Smith by May 15. The speech tryouts will be May 16 during lunches.

May 11 Is our Memories of Murray Open House. It starts at 5:30 with music, hot dog dinner $5.00 (room 41),   “garage sale” (located in the 40’s hall and PE area)  and book and history fair. 6:00 teachers will open their rooms and 7:00 we will have a presentation for all. Join us for the last Open House of this Murray Middle School Building.  Invite your friends and family. This is our last big hurrah as we will be closing June 1.