Murdock Middle School
is a suburban-based middle school
located in Port Charlotte, Florida
. Construction initiated in 1986
and the school's first official school year was in 1988
. In May 2007
, it graduated its 18th 8th grade
class. The school's education basis is very oriented around the Sunshine State Standards (A.K.A: SSS) which are the basis of the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT
) which all three grades (Sixth - Eighth) take every year in the month of March.
Awards and recognition
During the 1992-93 school year, Murdock Middle School was recognized with the Blue Ribbon School
Award of Excellence by the United States Department of Education
,, the highest award an American school can receive.
The school has also been recognized as a Florida Red Carpet school.