Phone: 469-752-7053


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science- Applied Learning and Development- The University of Texas at Austin Minor in English Certification in Reading

Mrs. Michelle Byrd

Michelle Byrd, a native Texan, is part of the English/Language Arts department. She graduated from Plano East Senior High School and then moved to Austin to attend The University of Texas.  After graduation, Michelle moved back to Plano to begin her teaching career at Armstrong Middle School. When given the opportunity to open a new school in Murphy, she jumped at the chance. Now beginning her 23rd year in education, Michelle’s love for middle school and all that comes with it has continued to grow. She also enjoys spending time with her husband, Paul and son, Aiden. In her free time, she enjoys reading, going to the beach, being outside, spending time with family, and attending concerts.

  • Classroom Schedule:

    1st & 2nd: 6th grade ELA Honors

    3rd & 4th: 6th grade ELA 

    5th period: Maverick Time

    6th & 7th: 6th grade ELA 

    8th period: Conference

  • Tutorial times:

    Tuesdays- After school

    Wednesdays- Before School 

    Office hours

    8th period 2:44--3:30