Murchison Middle School

International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program

Admission Steps for Curriculum Transfer Applicants:

Students who live outside of the Murchison attendance zone can apply for IB curriculum transfers for the 2023-2024 school year as 6th, 7th, or 8th graders. 

  • Parents complete AISD Common Application in the Parent Cloud
    • AISD Common App Instructions
    • Upload report cards and standardized test scores if outside of AISD
    • Request teacher recommendations via the Common Application

Important Information for IB Curriculum Transfers:

  • The IB MYP has 8 core subject groups that are required every year:
    • Language and Literature (ELA)
    • Math (Algebra and Geometry pathways are available)
    • Science
    • Individuals and Societies (Social Studies)
    • Language Acquisition (Chinese, French, German, Latin, Spanish, or Vietnamese)
    • Physical & Health Education (Dance, PE)
    • Fine Arts (Art, Band, Choir, Orchestra, Theatre)
    • Design/CTE (includes Project Lead the Way courses, Robotics, Computer Science, Graphic Design, and Engineering)
  • All students participate in Community Service while at school.
    • 8th grade students are required to complete a Community Service Project individually or in a small group.