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Subjects Taught
Coordinate Algebra CCGPS, Coordinate Algebra CCGPS Honors


I have a B.S. in Secondary Education(Math) from the University of Alabama and a M.S. in Secondary Education (Math and Administration) from Jacksonville State University.


I have been an educator for 26 years!  I was a principal for 17 years and have taught math for 9 years in grades ranging from 7-12.


 I am Ricky Murphy, a mathematics teacher here at Central High School.  I am married to Paula Brown Murphy and we are in our 28th year together!  I have two sons, Riley and Reed.  Riley is a lawyer at Maynard Cooper Gale lawfirm in Birmingham and Reed teaches and coaches with me here at Central.  We live and attend church (Mt. Carmel Church of Christ) in Woodland, Alabama.  I enjoy the great outdoors and spending time with my family! This is my fifth year here at CHS and I am simply loving it!  I am teaching Honors Algebra 1 and Honors Geometry.  

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