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2018-2019 Kindergarten Information

Hello Future Mustangs,


Welcome to Team Murphy Ranch! The 2018-2019 school year is just around the corner and we want to welcome all of our new Mustangs to Murphy Ranch Elementary School. Kindergarten registration for residents begins on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018. You can access the enrollment link under our FAMILY RESOURCES tab. 


If you are seeking enrollment to Murphy Ranch Elementary School and you live within the boundaries of our District, you can pick up a permit at the District Office beginning on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018. Open enrollment ends on February 23rd, 2018. All registration is done online. You can access the enrollment link under our FAMILY RESOURCES tab. 


If you are seeking to enroll at Murphy Ranch Elementary School and you live within another school district’s boundaries, you must have an approved interdistrict permit from your district to submit to the permit office.  We begin accepting interdistrict permits on Monday, February 26th, 2018.  If you have any questions please feel free to call the permit office at (562) 907-5931. 


Here is a list of upcoming dates and events that you are invited to:


  • February 13 Online Kindergarten Registration Begins & Intra-District Permits Accepted
  • Kindergarten Testing Sign-Up in Office After Completing Registration
  • February 26 Kindergarten Inter-District Permits Accepted
  • April 17 Meet the Principal and Tour after the PTA Meeting @ 8:30am
  • April 24 Open House @ 6pm  
  • June 8 Murphy Ranch Golf Tournament (Call the school office for more information. 562-789-2150)
  • August 9 Kindergarten Family Preview @ 6pm (Students will meet their teachers) 
  • August 14 1st Day of School in 2017-2018 School Year
  • August 14-17 Kindergarten Released @ Noon
  • August 20 1st Full Day of Kindergarten 
Team Murphy Ranch was built on the belief that it is the positive working relationship between parents, teachers, staff, and the community that allows our students to reach their full potential. For many years this team effort has made Murphy Ranch the school of choice for many families. We are excited to work with you this school year!  Murphy Ranch Elementary School has had a longstanding tradition of academic achievement as indicated by our 937 API score and California Distinguished School Awards in 2014, 2000, & 1995. In 2015 we were honored as a California for Business and Educational Excellence Honor Roll School which is awarded to schools that reach the highest levels of academic achievement. We are also pleased to announce that we were named the 2015 Best of Whittier for a K-12 school. Below you will find important Kindergarten files. 
Important Kindergarten Files:
Learning Begins at Home 
Kindergarten Common Core Standards
Kindergarten Checklist 
Kindergarten Report Card 
We truly look forward to working with you and your son or daughter. 
Welcome to The Ranch, 
Nicholas Damico