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Spencer Pointe
Elementary School
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Mrs. McElroy
1st Grade - Spencer Pointe

About Me...

 Staff PhotoFirst and foremost .... I love teaching! I have been teaching for l8 years and have spent most of them in first grade. I decided to challenge myself a few years ago by teaching sixth grade. I learned a lot about myself as a teacher during that time, but most importantly I learned that I am meant to teach the primary grades. I have my Master's degree in Teaching and Learning, but I must admit that most of what I learn comes from the boys and girls that I get to spend my day with.

Quick Facts...

Years Teaching:


Started Working at NLSD:



I am happily married to my husband Tom. Together we have 2 beautiful daughters ... Madelyn (9) and Macy (7). We also have a furry baby named Wrigley. We are avid Cubs fans and are so proud to have seen them with the World Series.

Favorite Thing About Teaching:

My students of course! I love all the personalities that fill my room everyday. Every student has a different life experience and different ideas that make our classroom unique.

Graduated From:

University of St. Francis & Governors State University


Spending Time with My Family, Reading, Photography & Scrapbooking, Watching Madelyn do Gymnastics

Favorite Book:

Gone with the Wind