The Marie Murphy 8th graders closed out their first-semester Theatre Arts experience by putting on a classroom performance of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. Involving all students in the class, these abbreviated performances represented the culmination of three years of theatre study! Highlights of each class’ performance are linked below.
Period 2 Trailer
Period 3 Trailer
Congratulations to outstanding young actors & actresses!
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Parents, you will soon need to go online to sign up for the all important 20 minute parentteacher-student advisory conference.
The signup window for these conferences is 9:00 a.m. on Monday, January 11, to 12:00 noon on Friday, January 29, 2016.
Conferences will take place on February 1st and 2nd. Click here to read the email that was sent home about these important conferences!
Please note, these conferences are for 8th grade students only. Thanks!
Please complete the form that was mailed out and return your payment to the Marie Murphy School Office.
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All Marie Murphy students participated in Hour of Code activities on December 8 following completion of the MAP testing. This is Marie Murphy’s second year participating in the event. Technology Integration Specialist Kelli Lane led out on activities with the students and Technology Integration Specialist, Tim Furman, created this highlight video.
The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Please visit https://hourofcode.com/us for more information about this global educational initiative.
Marie Murphy 8th graders experienced a series of education trips last week visiting Cantigny Park in Wheaton, the Illinois Holocaust Museum in Skokie and the Museum of Science & Industry in Chicago. Photos from the trips are posted below.