Welcome to Murray Language Academy
Murray Language Academy is a World Language Magnet School. Students receive lessons in French, Spanish, Mandarin or Japanese. Murray’s external partnerships include the University of Chicago, which assists with technology and other instructional support, and the South Side Arts Partnership, which helps to incorporate fine arts into core learning areas.
Our vision is to create a learning environment that promotes, inspires, and nurtures academic success and civic understanding for all students to the maximum extent possible, and encourage them to be socially responsible lifelong learners.
Murray earns State recognition for second consecutive
2013 Illinois Honor Roll
The Illinois State Board of Education recognizes Spotlight Schools… where high academic performance is closing the “achievement gap.”
New School Hours
– Students start at 8:30am and end at 3:30pm; students are
considered tardy after 8:45am. Breakfast will be served from 8:00am-8:20am.
Kindergarten Parent Orientation – The kindergarten orientation is Tuesday, August
26th at 10:00am.
Back-to-School Night – Our annual Back-to-School Night is Tuesday, September 9th.