The school's API score is consistently in the 900s. We are dedicated to providing a rigorous, nurturing program that challenges every student. Our vision is every child learning every day. Murdock's API score can be viewed here.
Murdock Elementary School is an outstanding school quietly nestled in the hills of La Mesa. This California School of Excellence is the recipient of many awards including Distinguished School, National Blue Ribbon, and the Golden Bell.
In the Murdock School Community, all children will have the opportunity to realize their full academic and social potential in a safe, supportive, and stimulating learning environment.
SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY REPORT CARD (SARC)
The school colors are red, white, and blue.
The mustang horse is the school's mascot.
The Murdock school spirit song is sung to the tune of "On Wisconsin". The lyrics were written by Dr. Mark Arapostathis when he was a teacher at Murdock. Students sing the song at the monthly spirit assemblies.