Sarah Lopez is the assistant teacher in Blue Door. Sarah has a B.A. in theatre with children from Scripps College. She holds a multi-subject teaching credential from Saint Mary’s College and an American Montessori Society credential in early childhood from Montessori Western Teacher Training Program.
Ryan Long is the assistant teacher in Brown Door West. He has a B.A. in communication from Southern Vermont College and a Master of Education degree in science education from University of Massachusetts in Amherst. Ryan also is a "Leave No Trace" master educator and completed training in the Responsive Classroom for Elementary Educators. Before coming to MCS, Ryan was a teaching fellow at Crane Country Day School.
Claude-Lise La Franque is the MCS music specialist teacher. She has a B.A. with a first prize in performance from the National Conservatory in Bordeaux, France and completed the Orff teacher training certification program. She has performed for the Santa Barbara Symphony for over twenty-five years and is an active member of the Santa Barbara music community.