Laura McElroy is the fifth-grade teacher. She has been with MCA in a multitude of positions over the past 6 years. Positions such as the aftercare director, summer day camp director, fifth and sixth-grade math instructor, technology instructor, (elementary through high school at NBCA) student council advisor, newsletter advisor, and yearbook advisor. In 2018, Laura was awarded teacher of the year by Novato Rotary Club. Laura thoroughly enjoys sharing her passion for learning with the students, but her biggest joy is getting to know the students on a deeper level, allowing her to connect with them daily.