Virtual Tour of What Makes Murray Great

  • At Murray Middle School, our Core Values program engages students in lessons that promote respect, responsibility and safety by maintaining physical and emotional well-being.

    We invite you to take our virtual tour to see what makes Murray Middle School great.

    Welcome to Murray Middle School

    Technology at Murray Middle School

    Science at Murray Middle School

    New Construction at Murray Middle School

    Extracurricular Events at Murray Middle School

    Events at Murray Middle School

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    Seventh Grade at Murray Middle School

    Eighth Grade at Murray Middle School

    Good Things Happen In The Middle

    Murray Middle Provides:

    • An inclusive environment to strengthen each student’s academic, behavioral, social and emotional development.
    • Opportunities to build character through our “core values” and active parent and school community.
    • Strong community partners for learning include the Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center and the University of Minnesota Raptor Center.
    • A focus on science with the largest one-day science fair in Minnesota. 
    • W.E.B. (Where Everyone Belongs) – a group that places incoming students in small groups with 8th grade student leaders. 
    • Specialized programs to support student academic success, including the Pilot 1:1 tutoring program, the Honoring Project, AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) and New Lens Urban Mentoring.
    • An Extended Day Learning (EDL) program that allows students to explore interests and build skills in academics, arts, athletics, and technology.
    • Accelerated classes for high school credit in science, geometry, Spanish and French.
    • Opportunities in instrumental music (band and orchestra), theater and engineering.
    • “Dare To Be Real” interracial student leadership council.
    • Newly renovated learning spaces, computer lab and cafeteria.

Visit Murray's Open House

  • Good Things Happen In The Middle

    Good Things Happen in the Middle
    Looking for a great middle school for fall 2023? See what Murray has to offer. Our Showcase is from 5:30-7:30p.m. Thursday, February 7th.

Main Focus Areas

  • We strengthen each student’s emotional, social and behavioral development through:
    • Honor and value for ourselves, others and the school environment.
    • Meet personal and community expectations.
    • Maintain physical and emotional well-being in our school community.