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About the PTO

The Murphy School Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) is a group led by Murphy parents who sponsor fun activities and fundraisers such as the Fall Dance, Valentine's Dance, school picture day, Field Day, Silly String parties, Box Tops for Education fundraisers, and much more.


Calendar of Events for 2017-2018 school year

*Events, Dates, and Times may be subject to change.

September 2017 - December 2017

October 2017

  • Picture Day! - October 5th
  • PTO Meeting - Oct 20th
  • Fall Dance - October 20th from 4-5:30; all grades; $5 at door

November 2017

  • Jet's Pizza Week - Nov 13-19
    Murphy will receive 10% of all orders that mention Murphy School
  • PTO Meeting - Nov 17

December 2017

  • PTO Meeting - Dec 15

January 2018 - June 2018

January 2018

  • PTO Meeting - Jan 19

February 2018

  • Murphy + Chief O'Neill's Fundraiser –  every Saturday in February! (see below)
  • 8th grade picture retakes - Feb 13th
  • PTO Meeting - Feb 16

March 2018

  • PTO Meeting - Mar 16

April 2018

  • PTO Meeting - Apr 20

May 2018

  • PTO Meeting - May 18

June 2018

  • PTO Meeting - June 15

What's New

Show Your Love for Murphy!

Each month, neighborhood restaurants have been scheduled to support Murphy School with donations for every purchase. For the month of February 2018 we are featuring Chief O'Neill's (3471 N. Elston) and The Alps (3637 W. Irving Park Rd).

Come to The Alps on Feb 10-11 with flyer. Chief O'Neill's every Saturday in February – make a reservation and mention "Murphy".

Volunteers Needed

We are looking for 2 volunteers every Friday to help children get to their cars safely from 3:00-3:15 each week. If you can assist on Fridays, please email our principal, Dr. Zelenka at or speak with her in the main office.

Box Tops for Education

Earn $0.50 for our school by clicking here and entering code CYEYF-TFNLP-GGEX.

Shop at Jewel Osco this week and earn 20 ebox tops for every 5 participating items you purchase. Click here to find out more. Plus first time users to this site for Jewel will also help our school earn $0.50 extra.

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