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Welcome to the website of IRHS Physical Education teacher Coach Ashleigh Houlton! Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, Coach Ashleigh was a graduate of St. Pius X High School. Coach Ashleigh then moved to Washington state where she played volleyball and recieved her Bachelors in Exercise Science and Masters in Education at PLU. She also served on the staff of her collegiate program for four years after graduating before making a move all the way across the world to Daejeon, South Korea to coach and teach. At TCIS, Coach Ashleigh traveled internationally to coach in the KAIAC and APAC conferences and taught IB (International Baccalaureate) physical education to students K-12. After six years in Korea, Coach Ashleigh made her way to Tucson where she has been coaching and teaching at Ironwood Ridge ever since. In addition to coaching high school volleyball, Coach Ashleigh is very involved with club volleyball in Tucson.
Coach Ashleigh teaches courses in Volleyball, Weight Training as well as the new Team Sports curriculum here at IRHS and is excited to get the 2020-2021 school year started!