Ms. Amy Rickard- Principal

Phone: 919-918-4800

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Ms. Amy Rickard- Principal

Amy Rickard has been the principal of Morris Grove Elementary School since it opened in 2008. She has worked in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools since 1999, having served as the Principal at Glenwood Elementary School and as an Assistant Principal at Rashkis Elementary and McDougle Elementary. Ms. Rickard holds a B.A. in English Education and Psychology and an M.A. in School Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Ms. Rickard has been honored as the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Principal of the Year in 2007 and 2013. In 2014, she was named the Wells Fargo Piedmont-Triad/Central Regional Principal of the Year as well as the North Carolina National Distinguished Principal by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP.) Ms. Rickard serves on the Alumni Council for the UNC School of Education (and is a devoted Tar Heel!) One of the most rewarding professional accomplishments in her life has been to build the foundation for the learning community at Morris Grove Elementary School.

Mr. Michael Brown- Assistant Principal

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Mr. Michael Brown- Assistant Principal

Michael Brown was appointed as assistant principal at Morris Grove in August of 2017. He has worked in Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools since 2015, having served as the Assistant Principal at Northside Elementary. Mr. Brown holds a B.A. in Middle School Education and M.A. in School Administration from North Carolina Central University. Mr. Brown serves on the Executive Board of the Augustine Literacy Project, a nonprofit organization that employs tutors across the state that teaches students how to read. One of the most rewarding professional accomplishments in his life has been building long-lasting relationships with the families here at Morris Grove Elementary School.