Austin ISD to Hold Murchison Middle School Groundbreaking Ceremony
Modernization Construction to Start Summer 2019
Murchison Middle School will be receiving the first phase of a full modernization beginning in Summer 2019. To kick off the process, the school will be hosting a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the milestone.
Murchison Middle School Groundbreaking
What: AISD is holding a groundbreaking ceremony for Murchison Middle School with remarks from Murchison Principal Newton, AISD Trustee Kristin Ashy, and AISD Superintendent Paul Cruz. Student representatives will introduce the team and read poems dedicated to Murchison.
When: 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Where: Murchison Middle School, 3700 North Hills Dr, Austin, TX 78731
Lot and street parking will be available. The event will take place in the courtyard near the tennis courts.
Background: Murchison Middle School is one of the campuses receiving a full or partial modernization as part of the 2017 AISD Bond Program. The school will undergo Phase 1 of a full modernization, including a 6th-grade addition, library and administration relocation, annex roofing, and bus loop addition.