Murrieta

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Equestrian Murrieta is the home of a 25,000 acre equestrian community, La Cresta, which is composed 5 acre and 10 acre tracks. There are monthly trail rides and many opportunities to train with all disciplines from Western and Dressage to Hunter /Jumper. This area also provides horse rides to the Cleveland National Forest.

Murrieta is a city in southwestern Riverside County, California, United States. Murrieta experienced a 233.7% population increase between 2000 and 2010, according to the most recent census, making Murrieta one of the fastest growing cities in the state. This population boom in 2010 surpassed the population of the historically larger and more commercial city of Temecula to the south for the first time since the incorporation of either city. Temecula and Murrieta together form the southwestern anchor of the Inland Empire region. The Murrieta-Temecula-Menifee Urban Area had a population of 441,546 at the 2010 Census. Largely residential in character, Murrieta is typically characterized as a commuter town, with many of its residents commuting to jobs in San Diego County, Orange County, Los Angeles County, Temecula, and Camp Pendleton. Murrieta is bordered by Temecula to the south and the newly incorporated cities of Menifee and Wildomar to the north.

Murrieta has three golf courses within the city limits. Bear Creek Golf & Country Club is located within the gated residential community of Bear Creek. It is a private 18-hole course designed by Jack Nicklaus at which Presidents Ronald Reagan and Gerald Ford have played. The California Oaks Golf Course is located within The Colony, a gated senior residential community and is a public 18-hole course. SCGA Golf Course is an 18-hole golf course on the east side of the city. Murrieta has several youth sports programs, affording area children extra-curricular sports options such as football (flag, AAU/USA Football, AYF, Jr. All-American, and Pop Warner), basketball, baseball, soccer, (street hockey, and cheerleading. Southern California Golf Schools offer the Southern California Junior Golfers Players' Club.

Murrieta has a Mulligan Family Fun Center, with miniature golf, go kart racing, laser tag, and an arcade. A movie theater and additional go kart track, Pole Position, are additional entertainment options. As of 2012 Murrieta also gained a comedy club, Aces, as well as a trampoline park. In late 2013, a roller rink, EPIC Rollertainment, was opened. Annually, both Murrieta and neighboring Temecula share the Rod Run, a classic car event where classic car owners and enthusiasts can showcase and enjoy hundreds of classic cars. Murrieta has several sport parks. The city also boasts a comedy club which operates from Thursday to Sunday every week, and offers a bit of a night life for the valley.

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
4 Murrieta Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
4 Tovashal Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
4 Rail Ranch Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
4 Daniel N. Buchanan Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
2 Tenaja Canyon Academy 1St Grade - 12th Grade Public
4 Antelope Hills Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Cole Canyon Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
3 E. Hale Curran Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
3 Avaxat Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Lisa J. Mails Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
3 Monte Vista Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Alamos Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Oak Meadows Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Alta Murrieta Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Thompson Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
4 Shivela Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
4 Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
4 Bella Vista Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
3 Warm Springs Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
4 Murrieta Mesa High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
4 Murrieta Valley High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
4 Vista Murrieta High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Murrieta Springs Adventist Christian Preschool - 8th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Oak Grove Center / Jack Weaver Kindergarten - 12th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Calvary Murrieta Christian Schools Preschool - 12th Grade Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.