Principal - Muraski Elementary
Mike Griffen was hired as the new principal of Muraski Elementary for the 2019-2020 school year. He believes in providing all students with valuable learning opportunities that assist them in growing mentally, physically, socially, and emotionally each day. This starts with setting high expectations for every child, while providing the safety, comfort, and support necessary to promote success for all. Mr. Griffen will strive to meet the unique learning needs of the children of Muraski, taking a whole-child approach to instruction in the classroom. He is excited and ready to serve the staff, students, and families of Muraski in hopes of developing model mustangs each and every day.
Mr. Griffen earned a B.S. in Education from Bowliing Green State University with a certification in Mild-Moderate Special Education, and a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Capella University.
Prior to becoming the Principal at Muraski, Mr. Griffen taught as Intervention Specialist at both the elementary and high school level for 9 years in the Nordonia Hills City School District. During that time, he also coached both the girls' and boys' Varsity basketball teams and led the special education deparment at the high school. For the last three years, Mr. Griffen has been the Associate Principal at Lee Eaton Elementary in Nordonia Hills.TeamNancy Surak, Secretary(440) 572-7160Kathy Cubar, Educational Support Aide(440) 572-7160