Ms. Maura Brink

  • Ms. Brink brings a wealth of experience in helping all students feel represented and accepted for who they are. She has served as a classroom teacher, a district coach who worked with teachers, and most recently, as principal at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet School. Ms. Brink understands the importance of collaborating with staff and families and embracing the unique gifts that each child brings.

    Throughout her career, Ms. Brink has worked at building relationships so that academic achievement is raised for all students, works tirelessly to narrow the informational gap by engaging families of color to provide them with information to help make the best academic decisions for their child. She highly values family engagement and has built relationships between students and staff to create a positive school culture.

    Ms. Brink is proud to continue the great work of Chelsea Heights Elementary School. She is excited to join a school community that works together to ensure every child has what they need to learn.  

    Ms. Brink has excellent academic qualifications with a Bachelor of Arts degree in liberal studies from Santa Clara University, a Master of Education degree in elementary education from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and a Specialist in Educational Leadership and K-12 Administrative Licensure from Minnesota State University - Mankato.

Chelsea's Golden Rule

  • Treat others the way you want to be treated.

Daily Motto

  • Have a great day, do your very best, and be a good friend.