• Highlights and Honors:


    • All Students participated in Community Day designed to create a positive and welcoming environment at the beginning of our school year.
    • “Math is Cool” Competitions-Division II Regional 1st place award-6th grade 2015.
    • Math is Cool “Masters” Competition Finalists, 2015
    • FIRST Lego League team regional finalists-2014
    • Symphonic Band (7th and 8th grade) Rating 2 at the Commencement Bay Band Festival, 2015
    • Over 200 students qualify for M.A.S.T. (McMurray Academic Success Team) Honors in 2015- 3.5 or higher GPA or improved GPA of .5 or better.
    • Sixty 8th grade students qualified for the “President’s Award for Academic Excellence” by earning a 3.5 GPA or better for their entire Middle School years.
    • Football won the JV League Championship in 2014.
    • WIAA Team “Outstanding Scholarship” academic awards were earned by: Volleyball (3.719 Average GPA) Girls’ Soccer (3.594 Average GPA) Girls’ Basketball (3.592 Average GPA), Track (3.694 Average GPA).
    • WIAA Team “Distinguished Scholarship” academic awards were earned by: Football (3.397 Average GPA), Boys’ Soccer team (3.470 Average GPA), Volleyball (Average 3.448 GPA), Boys’ Basketball (Average 3.31 GPA), Wrestling (3.205 GPA)
    • Over 300 students (80%) of our students participate in a wide range of interscholastic sports (see above) and one or more of our clubs: Chess Club, Prevention Club, Journalism Club, Yearbook Club, Equality Club, Art Lab, Feature Fridays, Disc Golf Club, Vocal Music Club, Executive Council, and Friday Movie Nights.
    • McMurray hosts over 200 volunteers annually, creating a welcoming and successful partnership with our parents and the community.
    • Over 250 students displayed their unique artistic talents at two “Night of the Visual and the Performing Arts” in January and May.
    • 140 8th Grade students participated in Exploratory Week in June, choosing and a range of 10 week-long experiential learning activities.