Lucy BloodworthLucy Bloodworth has her undergraduate degree from Auburn University as well as both a Masters & an A.A. from the University of Alabama in Birmingham (all three in Early Childhood Education). She is retired from the Birmingham City School system where she taught kindergarten for 25 years.




Grade 1

Ashley Morris is the first and second grade teacher at MCA.  Ashley graduated from the University of South Carolina with an undergraduate degree (English) and Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education.  She has served on the staff of UAB in the area of Developmental Reading.  Prior to that, she taught second grade at Cherokee Bend Elementary School for one year, and Hawk Ridge Elementary (Charlotte, NC) for three years.


Grade 2

KC GastonKC Gaston, McElwain Christian Academy,s second grade teacher, is from Mobile, Alabama.  She graduated from the University of Alabama with a Degree in Elementary Education. She is McElwain Christians Academy’s newest teacher and is so excited to have joined our staff.




Grade 3 & 4

Sarah HowardSarah Crabb is McElwain Christian Academy’s fourth grade teacher. She is from Birmingham, Alabama and graduated from the University of Alabama in Elementary Education. She has taught in Shelby County and Mountain Brook School Systems.




Suzanne Hopkins

Lisa Street Smith

Denice Simmons