Ashton Murrah, daughter of Joy and Casey Murrah, has been selected as the Corinth Rotary Student of the Month for November.
Ranked at third in her academically competitive class, Ashton has a GPA of 4.32 and an ACT score of 31. She has received the distinct honor of being named a National Merit Commended Scholar. Ashton is on track to receive her AICE diploma before graduation, along with 9 college hours.
Active in many organizations, Ashton is a member of the Academic Team and currently holds several officer positions in clubs she is involved in. She is a member of Mu Alpha Theta, National Honors Society, C Club, Key Club, Science Club, Interact Club, and many more. She is currently the FCA President, and last year was Interact Club Vice President. Her classmates selected her as Class Representative the past three years, as well as the Science Club Sweetheart. She was a member of the ‘Legally Blonde’ cast in 2015 school musical as well as the competition play, “10 worst Break-Ups”.
Ashton has been a member of the CHS Cheer team for 4 years. She has also won many national titles as a member of the Lancaster’s Cheer Force competition squad over the past eleven years. She participated in Mayor’s Youth Council and Junior Leadership Alcorn County. She has done many other projects within the community, including volunteering at the Lighthouse, packing boxes for the Rotary food drive, CSD Foundation Dinner, the Coke Race, and numerous other events and school functions.
Ashton has been accepted and plans to attend the University of Mississippi. In college, she plans to major in Biomedical Engineering, followed by pursuing a doctorate in dentistry.