Ms. Laurel Rafferty



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Ms. Laurel Rafferty

Hello Hello!  My name is Laurel Rafferty and I am a fifth grade teacher at S. Christa McAuliffe STEM Academy.  This is my second year teaching 5th grade but I am new to McAuliffe!  I am thrilled to be apart of this amazing community of Silver Falcons!  I am a Colorado native and love this state for all it has to offer.  I LOVE to hike and camp!  I also love to golf, read and kickbox.  I am a Disney fanatic who loves Disney music, movies, Mickey Mouse and of course, visiting Disneyland/world once a year!     

In 2018, I graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a degree in Elementary Education.  I absolutely love being a teacher and I am so excited to get to know the students here at McAuliffe!  

A few of my favorite things:


Color: Blue & Green

Food:  Mac & Cheese or anything chocolate

Candy: KIT KAT

Place: Disneyland

Book: Harry Potter Series

Movie: Across the Universe or Titanic

Music: Country

Number: 9

Musical: The Greatest Showman

Sport: Baseball or Golf

Animal: Giraffes & Pigs