two people discussingDirector of Personnel & Student Services
Darren Dean | 801-264-7400 | ddean@murrayschools.org

Office Hours: 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM

5102 Commerce Drive | Building #1 | Murray, Utah 84107
Phone: 801-264-7400 | Fax 801-264-7456

For information regarding MCSD prevention programs, contact:
Keondra Rees, District Prevention Specialist | 801-264-5042 | krees@murrayschools.org

Office Hours: 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM

5102 Commerce Drive
Building #1, Murray, Utah 84107
Phone: 801-264-7487
Fax 801-264-7456

The following pertinent policies will be found in their most updated versions
in the Official Board Policies section of this website:

The United Way of Salt Lake 211 website
A statewide service of United Way of Salt Lake that people may easily and quickly dial to get connected with agencies that can give them answers to problems. 2-1-1 connects people to important health, human, and community service programs including emergency food pantries, rental assistance, public health clinics, child care resources, support groups, legal aid, and a variety of nonprofit and government agencies. Individuals, families, and corporate and religious groups can also dial 2-1-1 to connect to meaningful volunteer opportunities. Calls are free and confidential. Trained Information Specialists assess situations, make appropriate referrals, and monitor the needs of our communities. Interpreters are available in 170 languages

Murray City School District Proof of Residency Procedures
Before a student is enrolled in a Utah public school, the student’s parent(s) or legal guardian(s) must show proof of Utah residency in the school district in which the student desires to enroll. (UC.A. 53A-2-201)

To be enrolled in the Murray City School District, families must present two (2) forms of documentation  (to be copied) showing that their primary residence (the house in which they live) lies within the school boundaries. Any combination of the following documents may be used in determining residency, and they must include parent or legal guardian’s name (custodial parent or parent student lives with), and physical address:

  • Rental/Lease Agreement
  • Purchase/Escrow Agreement

Dated within the past 60 days:

  • Utility bill (power, gas, water, telephone, cable)
  • Letter from approved government agency (assisted housing, food stamps, unemployment payment)
  • Payroll stub
  • Bank or credit card statement
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Current vehicle registration or insurance
  • Valid Utah photo identification card
  • Medical billing or insurance information

Dated within the past year:

  • W-2 form
  • Property tax bill

If you are living with another family, or you cannot provide any of the documentation listed above:

  • Provide a notarized statement from the person you are living with stating that you and your child(ren) live there, the address, and for what period of time, AND
  • Documentation showing that the person you are living with resides within district and school boundaries (see acceptable documents above)

*The following do not establish residency:

  • Powers of Attorney
  • Letters from friends or relatives
  • Property owned in school district boundaries
  • Mailbox in school boundaries

Students are eligible for Youth in Care (YIC) mentoring/educational services if the student is in the custody of the Sate of Utah (Division of Child and Family Services, Division of Juvenile Justice Services). Check & Connect mentoring services are available to all YIC students. Murray City School District's YIC Team's mission is to improve education outcomes by investing in the potential and dignity of all the students served.

Prevention & YIC Coordinator: Sierra Marsh, LCSW smarsh@murrayschools.org, 801.264.7400

DCFS Liaison: Michelle Johnson majohnson@murrayschools.org

Please complete the Student Information Form when registering for MCSD as a Youth-in-Care and email to Michelle Johnson and Sierra Marsh.

The following documentation is required for student placement. 

  • Required Youth In Care Student Information Form signed by caseworker
  • Copy of Birth Certification
  • Copy of Immunization Record
  • Fee Waiver Form
  • Free/Reduced Lunch Application
  • Transcripts
  • Individualized Education Plan (IEP) and Evaluation Results Summary (ERS) if applicable
  • Psychological Report if applicable