Fact Sheet

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General School Information

  • Grades Served: PK-5
  • Address: 3251 Morgantown Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903
  • Phone: 434-977-4599
  • Principal: C'ta DeLaurier
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A Great Place to Grow!

The mission of Murray Elementary School is to create a positive, safe and nurturing environment in which all children find success, happiness, and a love for learning that remains with them forever.

School Quality Profile

For every school and school division in the Commonwealth, the Virginia Department of Education’s School Quality Profiles provide detailed information about accreditation, assessments, enrollment, college and career readiness, finance, learning climate, teacher quality, and other topics of interest to parents and the general public.

Facility Information

  • Built in 1960
  • 42,057 square feet
  • 20.9 acre site

Feeder Pattern & Attendance Area

Public schools in Albemarle County are divided into three “feeder patterns” according to geographical area: Northern, Southern and Western. A feeder pattern consists of the elementary, middle and high schools through which students progress.

Murray Elementary School is part of the Western Feeder Pattern. Students continue to Henley Middle School and will graduate from Western Albemarle High School.

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C'ta DeLaurier

C'ta DeLaurier

John Hobson

John Hobson
Assistant Principal

Principal History

C'ta DeLaurier

Alison Dwier-Selden

Mark Green

Andrew Grider

David Rogers

Timothy Frazier

Sylvia Henderson

Elizabeth Bailey

Ora Starnes

Otis Lee