Marie Murphy Middle School

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Marie Murphy Middle School At a Glance
Member of SO since Unknown
Best finish, regionals 1st Place- 2001-2012
Best finish, state 1st Place- 2005-2007, 2009-2010
Best finish, nationals 2nd Place- 2011-2012


Marie Murphy Middle School is a Science Olympiad Division B team in Illinois. They compete in the New Trier Regional and the University of Illinois (UIUC) State Competition in Illinois. They have gone to Nationals 7/8 times in their State Competition, with this year being their 7th time. Their greatest achievement is an astounding 2nd place at Nationals in 2011 and 2012.

2011 Event Results

Event Place at State Place at Nationals
Anatomy 4 17
Awesome Aquifers 1 1
Battery Buggy ? 20
Bottle Rocket 6 1
Can't Judge a Powder 17 1
Compute This 29 12
Crime Busters 1 6
Disease Detectives 4 11
Dynamic Planet 3 18
Ecology 8 32
Experimental Design 1 2
Fossils 1 18
Junkyard Challenge 7 7
Meteorology 1 3
Microbe Mission 3 9
Optics 1 8
Ornithology 5 19
Road Scholar 4 23
Shock Value ? 9
Solar System 10 18
Storm the Castle 1 4
Towers 3 12
Write It Do It 13 7
Raw Score ? 258
OVERALL 2nd Place 2nd Place

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