Ms. Margaret Murphy

Phone: 314-776-6040


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Ms. Margaret Murphy

Greetings Roosevelt Students and Families,

Welcome to 2020-2021 school year! I am Ms. Murphy (or Ms. M), I am the new social worker here at Roosevelt High school. I am here to help support students and families during this time of transition. I am confident that WE  can adapt to changes and grow EVEN during difficult times such as now.  Please feel free to contact me via or  at 314-776-6040 Monday -Friday during normal school hours. 

Here are just a few resources that I would like to share:

Support Hotline:  A direct hotline for students and parents needing social and emotional support (314-345-6900) or


To get information about an agency or to find a food pantry by zip code:

1) call Operation Food Search Hunger Hotline, an emergency 24/7 service at 314-726-5355

 2) call United Way Information & Referral, an emergency 24/7 service at 2-1-1 or 1-800-427-4626


BHR (Behavioral Health Response) offers confidential telephone counseling to people in mental health crises, as well as mobile outreach services, community referral services and critical incident stress management: 314-469-6644,

United Way: Anyone in the St. Louis area can call 2-1-1 and press “1” to access a mental health professional. The service is free and fully staffed with trained counselors 24/7. The services can also be accessed by texting BHEARD to 31658. Or visit, United Way STL



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We will all get through this together

Ms. M