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Welcome to Murrah High School

      Mr. Kennieth Green, Principal                

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Motto: Murrah High School - It's the Only Place to Be

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WIG-Wildly Important Goals

Murrah High School's WIG for FY 2013-2014 are:

  • To increase our school’s graduation rate from 80% to 82% by May 2014 
  • To Improve the academic achievement of students in mathematics and English by May 2014 
    • Mathematics- the goal is to increase the number of students scoring Proficient Or Above from 71% to 76% 
    • English- the goal is to increase the number of students scoring Proficient or Above from 64% to 67%
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Congratulations on your recent accomplishment, 

Jaelon Kennedy Love and Jade Bell! 

Murrah HS students Jaelon Kennedy Love and Jade Bell have been accepted into the 2014 class of participants for the Winter Institute - Summer Youth Institute (SYI) program.  The program is hosted on the campus of the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) and educates approximately 30 young Mississippi citizens each year.  At SYI, rising high school sophomores and juniors learn about civil rights, advocacy, critical thinking and relationship building from an international staff.  They learn to exercise their voices and leadership potential and to embrace a commitment to social change; and they become community advocates, inspiring their schools and hometowns.

Jaelon and Jada, honor roll students, have a history of engagement and are proud MHS and high school APAC theatre students.  Both students actively participate in programs at their respective churches and in their communities.---We are so proud of you!



Adria Walker Will Represent Mississippi 

At Journalism Conference







Murrah was, as always, well represented!

 On Friday, April 4, 2014, a group of Murrah math students attended the annual JSU Math & Engineering Fair.  Congratulations!

        1st Place!                                   2nd Place!
        Math Trail Team:                        Fun w/ Calculators: 
        Alliyah Burton                             Brandon Horton
        Chelsea Luckett                         
LiDarrion Grant 
        Antwone Brown                           
Jasmine Grays 
        Tyrone McDonald 

                                         1st Place!
           Bridge Design & Construction Competition:
                               Keith Thompson
                                       2nd Place!
           Bridge Design & Construction Competition:
                               Malik Shelton
                               James Davis
                                   3rd Place Overall!
                              Math Bowl Competition:
                                  Dawud Muhammad
                                  Tyrone McDonald
                                  Thristrum Cowart
                                   Chelsea Luckett




   

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SPOTLIGHT: JPS Launches Online Registration Process 

Technology Student Association
The Technology Student Association members competed in the state competition in Olive Branch on Thursday and Friday of last week. Results listed below:
  •  Hilliard Jones, Courtland Brown, Anna Williams, Dequeria Bell, Dameyun Warner and La Sonya Williams, are state champions in the Chapter Team competition.
  • Damymeun Warner, Dequeria Bell and Charles Corbitt placed 3rd in the web page design competition.
  • TreAndez Brown, Jeremiah Morgan and Richard Martin were finalists in the On Demand Video competition. 

These competitors will represent Mississippi in the National Competition in WashingtonDC on June 26-28.


 
Jaylon George accepted a soccer scholarship. 


  
               
Mississippi District National Qualifiers held at St. Andrew's, seniors Judson Womack and James Davis placed 3rd in Public Forum debate, earning themselves the 1st alternate spot to attend nationals, behind Petal and Madison Central high schools.

Before Spring Break, at the Madison Central tournament, junior Donovan Barner was the overall champion in US Extemp. As a team, Murrah placed 3rd in debate events and was tied for 4th overall in all events. Click link to see other awards from the Madison Central tournament. 




Murrah High School Teacher of the Year 2013-2014
Mrs. Sarah Ballard 
. CLICK HERE TO READ HER BIO. 



 
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