Mrs. Ali Murray



Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Ali Murray

Mrs. Murray teaches ELA 1-2, Honors ELA 1-2, and Creative Writing at Barry Goldwater High School. Mrs. Murray is also the Gifted Specialist and JV Spiritline Coach. She graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism, and she has a Master's degree in Secondary Education from Grand Canyon University. 

Mrs. Murray lives with her husband (Kyle), her son (Asher), and her puppy (Leo). In her free time, she loves to read, shop, and watch movies with her family.


Gold Day Experience:
Gifted students are invited to attend Gifted Self-Advocacy workshops, where they learn about themselves as gifted learners and how to appropriately advocate for their learning needs. At the September workshop, students role played talking to their teachers about meeting their needs after reading the article, "Ten Tips for Talking to Teachers."