135 Students participated in virtual Curiosity Clubs. They connected across grade levels to work on projects around interests and passions. Clubs included recycling and repurposing trash into treasures, working with local artists, STEAM projects, Lego creations, a service project to make pet beds for the SPCA, young designers, Ozobots, fairy houses, and water colors. (Oct 2020)
Congratulations Shelby & Joseph
THE PRESIDENTIAL CITIZENSHIP AWARD HONORS STUDENTS IN ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE, AND HIGH SCHOOL WHO HAVE SHOWN BY THEIR WORDS AND ACTIONS THAT THEY POSSESS THE QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS WE HOPE TO INSTILL IN ALL OUR STUDENTS. THIS YEAR’S RECIPIENTS ARE SHELBY GRACE DODSON AND JOSEPH CHRISTIAN ROWLAND. CONGRATULATIONS SHELBY AND JOSEPH!
Welcome Back Parade
Staff was excited to welcome back our students and see smiling faces again - even if socially distanced. Kids got to meet their new teachers in a drive through Open House parade. (Sept 2020)
180 pairs of shoes collected for Salvation Army!
We donated 180 pairs of shoes to the Salvation Army Shoe Drive! Thanks Kindergarten for organizing and counting! (Jan 2020)
In the Spotlight
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Check out what's happening in our Murray Mustangs herd!
Murray students take part in Naturalization Ceremony
First Grade Daisies from Girl Scout Troop 2164 went to witness a naturalization ceremony at the US District Court in downtown Charlottesville this week, where they saw community members from 30 different countries take their oath as new citizens and led the pledge of allegiance for the ceremony. (Feb 2020)
with multiple outdoor learning spaces
Part of the Western Community
Students feed into Henley Middle and Western Albemarle High
Consistently recognized by the Virginia's Board of Education as a High-Performing Virginia school for many years
dozens of enrichment clubs offered every quarter