We are proud to be a National Blue Ribbon School!

(See our version of a human ribbon)

In August Murray school received the honor of the National Blue Ribbon Award. We are one of 367 schools in the nation and one of six schools from Iowa to be recognized in 2020. The award has been designated to Murray Elementary for being an Exemplary High Performing National Blue Ribbon School for 2020. An exemplary high performing school is amongst the state’s highest performing schools as measured by state assessments or nationally normed tests.The award affirms the hard work of our educators, students, families, and community in creating a school environment where students master challenging and engaging content.

Teaching staff (click on teacher names that have links for class website)


1st grade

2nd grade

3rd grade homeroom and 3-5 Social Studies Writing, Science

4th grade homeroom and 3-5 Math

5th grade homeroom and 3-5 Reading

PK-2 Reading

K-4 Special Education

Title 1 Reading