Meet the 5th Grade Team
Mrs. McLard, Room 19
Educational Experiences: I have a BS from Southeast Missouri State University and will receive my Masters in Teaching from Missouri Baptist University. I am certified 1-6 Elementary and as a Library Media Specialist. This is my first year with my own classroom, but I have been in education for the last 6 years.
Favorite Quote: "A truly happy person is one who can enjoy the scenery while on a detour" Unknown
I'm inspired by... people who stand up for others and never give up!
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Mrs. Joyce, Room 21
Educational Experiences: I am starting my 10th year as a 5th grade teacher in the Hazelwood School District. This is my 5th year at Lusher. Before being hired as a classroom teacher, I was a substitute in the district for 2 years.
Favorite Quote: "Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen" Conan O'Brian
I'm inspired by... the children that enter my classroom every day.
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Mrs. DeSilva, Room 22
- Bachelor of Arts in Communications and English
- Masters in Education with an emphasis in multi-disciplinary studies
- Over 18 years in education-began teaching in St. Louis City charter schools (4th, 5th, and Technology K-8)
- 10th year teaching 5th grade at Lusher Elementary
- Currently working on my plus 30 and early childhood certification
Favorite Quote: “You have to laugh at yourself, because you'd cry your eyes out if you didn't.” ― Emily Saliers
I'm inspired by... a good challenge, anything new, and my 5th graders!
Google voice(feel free to text here): 314-384-6302