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.
Marie Murphy students and staff celebrated Halloween in style while raising money for a pair of good causes. Student Council’s annual dance featured dancing, sports, food, costumes and a haunted hallway! The proceeds from the dance will be used to support JDRF to support Juvenile Diabetes Research and Back on My Feet Chicago which helps the homeless population of the Greater Chicago area through running. See pictures from all the action below!
Marie Murphy orchestra students put the finishing touches on October with their annual Halloween Orchestra Concert. The orchestra, under the direction of Ms. Rudzinski and Ms. Brown, played a fun, energetic set to the student body during the day and to parents and community members at night. Additionally, during the concert, standout student artists demonstrated how music could inspire by creating a series of Halloween drawings to the music. This creative process was completed under a document camera and projected for all the audience to see. The concert broadcast can be seen in its entirety by clicking the link below. Photographs are also displayed below as well.
Marie Murphy artists earned state and national attention recently. Artwork from the 2014-2015 school year was submitted by art teacher Kelly Sabatini to celebratingart.com. Competing against artists from across the country, Marie Murphy was recognized as the 7th highest contributing school nationally and was the top ranked school in Illinois!
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Marie Murphy 6th grade students expanded plenty of mental energy to help develop their understanding of potential and kinetic energy and the variables that influence both. Working collaboratively, students built model cars using the resistance of rubber bands. In-class competitions … Continue reading
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You are invited to participate in the Parent-Teacher Conferences to be held on: Wednesday, October 21, 2015, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. and Thursday, October 22, 2015, from 3:00-7:00 p.m.
The online registration period is: 9:00 a.m. on Friday, October 9, 2015, until 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2015.
You will need to use a username and password to sign up! This information will be emailed to you on Friday, October 2.