Thank you for your interest in Edna I. Murphy Elementary School. We welcome you to our website and encourage you to visit and learn about our school community. Please use the links on this page for more information.
The mission of Murphy Elementary is to ensure that all students acquire knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to realize their potential and become productive and responsible citizens of a changing world.
The staff are committed to achieving that mission as all programs, activities and events focus on helping students learn and achieve.
We are very proud of our reputation, our staff, students and community for their progressive approach to continuous improvement where student achievement is our highest priority.
Murphy School is located in the city of Grand Rapids, Minnesota. The City of Grand Rapids, on the banks of the Mississippi River, is located approximately 80 miles northwest of Duluth and 175 miles north of the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area. Our elementary school is part of the Grand Rapids Independent School District #318 and we are a three section school with grades K-4 and maintain an enrollment of about 375 students.
This web site will serve as an introduction and a guide to the school and reflect the wonderful opportunities that our school and community has to offer our families/students. We hope it proves to be an enjoyable and informative tour for you. Please explore the information provided and feel free to e-mail or contact us with comments, suggestions or questions.
We look forward to hearing from you.
The School Community of Edna I. Murphy Elementary School