Meet Our Principal

  • The instructional leader of Dayton’s Bluff is Amanda Musachio.

    Principal Musachio brings a wealth of experience in helping all students feel represented and accepted for who they are. She has served as an elementary teacher, math coach, administrator, and most recently, as assistant principal for Bruce Vento Elementary. Ms. Musachio understands the importance of collaborating with staff and families and embracing the unique gifts that each child brings. Throughout her career, she has created schoolwide systems to improve student achievement, strengthened reading, writing and math programming, and built relationships between students and staff to create a positive school culture. 

    As someone who lives and works on the East Side, Ms. Musachio is proud to continue the great work of Dayton’s Bluff. She is excited to join an Achievement Plus school community that works together to ensure every child has what they need to learn. 

    Ms. Musachio has excellent academic qualifications with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from Minnesota State University Moorhead and a Master of Arts degree in differentiated instruction from Concordia University.

    If you have any questions, concerns or would like to express appreciation for the great work the staff at Dayton's Bluff Elementary does, please feel free to reach out any time! Ms. Musachio can be reached by phone at 651-744-7325 or by e-mail at