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80 Candy Lane
Murphysboro, IL 62966

(618) 687-3231
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November 16, 2013
I went to this school and now my kids have went here. I am very happy with Carruthers. Any problems that have come up have been taken care of immediately. The staff is friendly and welcoming and the teachers are wonderful.

- submitted by a parent

September 23, 2013
Oh my gosh! This is the best school ever! The teachers rock and really are dedicated to their job! Mrs. Bunselmeyer is the most amazing principal any school could ever have! The environment is safe. I loved Carruthers so much! I wish u could go back to this school!!! Oh and the food was amazing too!! I definitely recommend this school! Miss everyone!

- submitted by a community member

September 21, 2012
This is a horrible school. The principal is completely unprofessional, rude, and hateful. The teachers could possibly be fine with better leadership, but currently follow her lead. Students are punished using isolation and restraining. If your child is pegged as a problem, they are treated as if they are a mental hospital patient. I'm horrified by what I've experienced and what other parents have told me about their experiences. Send your kids to the General John A Logan Attendance Center. They are truly wonderful people there (at GJALAC.)

- submitted by a parent

January 02, 2010
This schoolo is the best one in Murphysboro my son Brian Naas really likes this school and said you rock and he will missed this school when he is in Middle school

- submitted by a parent

May 02, 2006
Great School. The new principal next year should bring a lot to an already wonderful teaching staff.

- submitted by a teacher
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Carruthers Elementary School
80 Candy Lane, Murphysboro, IL  62966
(618) 687-3231
Last modified Carruthers Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Carruthers Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. Top