Lavinia Gripentrog, Murray Adult Transition Program, was awarded the 2016 Utah Council for Exceptional Children Joanne Gilles Teacher of the Year award at the Utah CEC Conference earlier this year. Lavinia has been with MCSD since 2002 and is to be congratulated for this well-earned recognition! (Lavinia is pictured on the left, accepting her award.)
U. ballerina saved by strangers after suffering stroke: KSL Television story about MHS graduate Beth Renz, Class of 2015. Beth’s mother, Anne Renz, teaches 6th grade at Viewmont Elementary School. MCSD friends are happy to hear about Beth’s wonderful recovery!
All schools in the Murray City School District will be closed Monday, March 28 – Friday, April 1, 2016 MCSD Offices will be closed Monday, March 28 & Tuesday, March 29 for Spring Break. (Most MCSD administrative staff will not be in during the week.)
Murray Education Foundation (MEF) is proud to announce the Pinnacle Award Winners for the 2015- 2016 school year! CONGRATULATIONS to this group of outstanding individuals: • Judy Anderson – secretary, Murray High (classified ) • Teresa Bigelow – secretary, McMillan Elementary (classified) • Kymberlyn Farrugia – Title 1 Coordinator/teacher, Parkside Elementary • Tracy Findlay – […]
Hillcrest Jr. High School Presents “THE LION KING” … sure to be a roaring good time! March 16, 17 & 18 (Wed., Thurs. & Fri.) 7 PM each evening at Hillcrest Jr. High Auditorium See more information below!
Murray High School Theatre presents a theatrical classic! “OUR TOWN” by Thornton Wilder Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Monday March 3, 4, 5 & 7 at Murray High School 7 PM each night
February 23, 2016 – Important reminders from Superintendent Hirase: We are just 18 days away from the end of this year’s session. Legislation should begin to be finalized at a fairly rapid rate. It is extremely important that you contact your legislators soon if you wish to have any impact on any of the bills […]
Congratulations to all participants in this year’s school contests. Here are the results from the distinct level final Spelling Bee competition: 2016 DISTRICT BEE WINNERS 1st Place – Jakob Mismash (McMillan) 2nd Place – Sophie Child (Longview ) 3rd Place – Lauren Cook (Longview) 4th Place – Joseph Lentz (Parkside) 5th Place – Jack Jensen […]
Call for Nominations through March 25, 2016 for HUNTSMAN AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION Nominations for the 2016 Huntsman Awards for Excellence in Education are now being solicited by the Awards Committee and will be accepted through 5:00 PM, on Friday, March 25, 2016. Each year the Huntsman family presents a check for $10,000 […]
Blaine Monkres has recently been appointed head football coach at Murray High School in Murray, Utah. He takes over coaching duties from Mike Richmond who served as head coach for four seasons. Monkres comes to MHS with 25 years of experience in calling plays, putting together game plans, planning practices, conducting film sessions, and overseeing […]