Hunt Elementary School
Assistant Principal: Elly Ried
School Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
School Colors: Burgundy and navy blue
Motto: Hunt hounds... on the trail to excellence.
Year Opened: 2005
Phone: (469) 752-4400
Fax: (469) 752-4401
415 Oriole Drive
Murphy, TX 75094
Campus ProgramsPTA sponsored after-school programs: chess, golf, drama, art, robotics, and science (varies by semester and demand); Science Fair; History Fair; Marathon Kids; Running club; Guitar club (forth- and fifth-grade); Student Council (forth- and fifth-grade); Continental Math League (second - fifth-grade); Word Masters (third - fifth-grade); Spelling Bee (forth- and fifth-grade); Safety Patrol (forth- and fifth-grade), English as a Second Language (ESL) for identified students; Gifted Education/Plano Academic and Creative Education (PACE) for identified students; PASAR (after school student care).
Parent Involvement OpportunitiesParent/Teacher Association (PTA); Hunt PTA silent auction; PTA Fall and Spring Family Fun night; School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); classroom coordinator or room parent; book fair; field day; field trips; science fair judges; history fair judges; SAGE (Special & Gifted Education Parent Support Group); library and front office volunteers; workroom volunteers (preparation of classroom materials and school information for dissemination); BoxTops for Education; WATCH DOGS (Dads of Great Students).
Community/Business PartnershipsAmazon School Rewards Program; BBVA Compass; Keller Williams Realty (Mary Pat Elledge); Kroger; Murphy Messenger; Murphy Monitor; and State Farm (John Lashbrook).