Friends of Murphy (FOM) is a non-profit fundraising organization to raise funds to help support the students and staff at John B. Murphy Elementary School.

FOM 2020 Prom

Grab the early-bird discount by purchasing your ticket now!

$30 in February.  $35 March & April.  $40 Day of the Event.

Murphy Teachers and Staff get 1 ticket FREE!

Ticket entry includes entry, food & beverages (beer, wine, and non-alcoholic options). The evening will be filled with games & prizes, parent parties, a live auction, a paddle raise, dancing, a photo booth, and an opportunity to spend time with fellow Murphy Elementary School supporters.

Guests are invited (but not required) to dress in prom or cocktail attire.

After-school Theater

The Murphy Playmakers program, a FREE after school drama program taught at Murphy School by instructors from Filament Theatre, is happening now.   The students have been hard at work creating a one-of-a-kind performance.

Please join us to celebrate and enjoy the final performance on Thursday, February 20 at 4:30pm at the Murphy Auditorium.  The audience will be asked to move around the school so if you have mobility concerns, please contact

This free after-school program was made possible through the generous donations of Friends of Murphy supporters.

Next Event

Upcoming Meetings
All are welcome. Translation services will be provided.

Tuesday, Feb 4 @ 6:30pm at Mirabella Italian Cuisine (3454 W Addison)