2016 Fall Sports and Tryout Information

THE FOLLOWING FORMS ARE REQUIRED PRIOR TO TRYOUTS

COED CROSS COUNTRY

Informational Meeting
Grades 6, 7 and 8
Thursday, Aug. 25th – 3:30 PM

First Practice
Monday, August 29th – 3:30 PM

Contact:
Andrea Bialk – bialka@avoca37.org
Daira Tramontin – tramontd@avoca37.org

COED SOCCER

Informational Meeting
Grades 6, 7 and 8
Tuesday, Aug. 30th – 7:30-7:50 AM

Tryouts
Wednesday, Aug. 31 from 3:30-5:00 PM – All Grades
Thursday, Sept. 1st from 3:30-5:00 PM – All Grades

Contact:
Chad Henley – henleyc@avoca37.org

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL  

Clinic – Required
Monday, Aug. 22nd from 3:30-5:00 PM 

Tryouts
Tuesday, Aug. 23rd from 3:30-6:00 PM – All Grades
Wednesday, Aug. 24th from 3:30-5:30 PM – All Grades 

Contact:
Kelli Lane – lanek@avoca37.org

2016 Olympics a Huge Success!

Winners TEam

On Tuesday, May 31st all students participated in the Marie Murphy Olympics. The weather couldn’t have been better! Ten teams comprised of 6th, 7th and 8th graders competed against one another. Team #7 came in 1st place under the leadership of Mrs. Rachmiel, Mrs. Stotz and Ms.Tramontin. Team #3 took 2nd place under the direction of Mrs. Bialk, Mrs. Bodzewski and Mr. Furman. Third place was clinched by Team #1 with guidance from Mrs. Cunningham and Mrs. Hoffmeister.

Two Marie Murphy Olympic records were broken. Remarkable! Congratulations to the following students:

440-yd. Run – 1:11.33
Vicka K. 

880-yard Relay – 2:07.42
Nylah J.
Daniel M.
Vivian V.
Brian Y. 

Viking Walk Fundraiser

Screen Shot 2016-04-13 at 3.42.50 PMThis event is sponsored by the PTC. All children at Marie Murphy will receive their pledge sheets during physical education on Monday, April 18th. Donald Cornelius will explain the details of the fundraiser to the kids. The walk will be held during the physical education and foreign language blocks.

All proceeds will be used to purchase a sound system, projector, and screen in the south gym. Also, indoor recess kits to keep kids active when they have to be indoors due to bad weather.

Grade 7    10:00-11:20 AM
Grade 8    
11:23-12:40 PM
Grade 6
    12:55-2:18 PM

Prizes include:
• 1st – iPhone 6
• 2nd -Dr. Dre Headphones
• $25 Gift Card to student who has the most sponsors – minimum donation of $5 per sponsor, one winner per grade level
• For every $10 submitted students will receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win JBL Bluetooth speaker


EVERYONE NEEDS TO GET BUSY ACQUIRING PLEDGES!

 

Viking Walk Fundraiser

Maya's Logo - Viking Walk 2014  Artwork by Maya M.

This event is sponsored by the PTC. All children at Marie Murphy received their pledge sheets during physical on Friday, May 2nd. Donald Cornelius and Ernst Cadet explained the details of the fundraiser to the kids. Pledge sheets are due on Monday, May 12th. The walk will be held on Friday, May 16th during the physical education and foreign language blocks.

Grade 6    8:57-10:19 AM
Grade 7    10:21-11:43 AM
Grade 8    12:34-1:56 PM

Prizes will be awarded for:
• individual who brings in the most money
• classroom that brings in the most money
• individual with the highest number of sponsors
  • school that brings in the most money

All students who return a pledge sheet with at least one sponsor will receive a prize.
Get busy acquiring your pledges!

Click here for extra pledge sheets.