Murphy High School
234 High School Circle
Murphy NC 28906
Phone: (828)837-2426
Fax (828)837-2555

Our Mission

Empowering students to build successful futures

Our Vision

Murphy High School's administration, faculty, and staff commit to providing an innovative, supportive learning environment that encourages students' intellectual, social, and emotional development for success in a globalized world.

Philosophy of Education  

If all students are to experience an educational career that fulfills Murphy High School's Mission Statement, then teachers, administrators, parents, community members, and students alike must collaborate to facilitate the following ideas:

  • Promoting student achievement and success for every student through various teaching styles, thereby accommodating the unique and individual gifts each student possesses

  • Providing a safe haven for the school community

  • Striving to acquire and implement current technologies as a source for effective and efficient tools of learning

  • Ensuring a better future by fostering integrity and a responsible work ethic

  • Promoting healthy lifestyles

  • Functioning as a team