6th Grade Math Teacher
Ms. Murphy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Secondary Mathematics Education from Fairmont State College and a Master of Education in Middle School Mathematics from UNC Chapel Hill. She obtained her NC Professional Educator’s license in Middle Grades Mathematics (6-8). She received her National Board Certification in Mathematics/Early Adolescence. Ms. Murphy has 16 years of teaching experience. She has taught at Sherwood Githens Middle School, Durham School of the Arts, Durham Academy, and Trinity School of Durham and Chapel Hill. Ms. Murphy has two daughters at Excelsior, and has been active in the Parent-Teacher Forum.