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Principal's Message 

Dear Parents,

On behalf of the administration and staff at Michigan A venue Elementary, a warm and friendly welcome to our school for the 2017-18 school year planned. Michigan Avenue Bullpups are Positive, Understanding, Proficient, and Safe. We are committed to create and communicate a safe and positive environment for students, parents, staff, and community.

It is an honor to serve as the Principal of Michigan A venue Elementary School and a pleasure to watch the growth in students throughout Osceola County. I am delighted to be a part of the community and Principal at MAE. I am proud to share that I join this team of esteemed educators with 26 years of experience in education; 7 years - classroom educator, 1 year - Dean of Students, 8 years - Assistant Principal, and 10 successful years as Principal at Reedy Creek and Michigan A venue Elementary Schools.

Michigan Avenue Elementary is dedicated to our Mission to cultivate a collaborative community of students, parents, and teachers to ensure all can learn and grow into creative well-rounded individuals. This dedication and commitment shared by all staff, parents, and community help make MAE the amazing school it is and will continue to be from year to year. So join us as we provide an extraordinary learning experience for your child(ren).

Please do not hesitate to call me with questions regarding your child. I welcome your suggestions, and I encourage your interest and active participation in preparing our students and community for the future. I have an open door policy and welcome you to contact me by phone, in person, or by e-mail at nicholsd@osceola.k12.f1.us. Thank you for sharing your child(ren) with me. I look forward to a successful 2017-18 school year together!

Kind Regards,

Diane Crook-Nichols



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