Becky Estrada, Principal
Becky Estrada is honored to serve as the Principal at Madison Elementary School. She has 26 years of experience in educational leadership working with Elementary, Middle, High School and Alternative School students and families. She began her career as an English Language Coordinator and served as a High School Counselor for 16 years. She has also served as Middle School Dean of Students, High School Assistant Principal, Elementary Assistant Principal and Varsity Cross Country Coach . Becky is very passionate about being a leader in District 742 because of her strong connections to St. Cloud’s students and families. Becky attended graduate school at SCSU and has nieces and nephews in the school district as well as family who live and work here.
Becky has a strong commitment and passion for educational equity and relationship building. Providing opportunities for teachers, students and communities to connect and building deeper capacity for learning is her priority!
Email: Becky Estrada
Lindsey Nagorski, Assistant Principal
Lindsey Nagorski is excited and honored to be back serving the Madison Elementary school community, now as Assistant Principal. She brings over 18 years of educational experience and has served the St. Cloud Area Schools since 2008. Originally from Long Island, Mrs. Nagorski obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in both Psychology and Elementary Education from Hofstra University. In the following years she attended the College of St. Scholastica where she received her Master of Education degree with an emphasis in Educational Technology, and finally Minnesota State Moorhead where she completed her Education Specialist degree in K-12 Leadership. Mrs. Nagorski has been an elementary interventionist, classroom teacher, and most recently an Academic Coach.
Having spent 9 years as a proud Mustang, Mrs. Nagorski is thrilled to be back with the Madison staff, students and families, and is looking forward to working together to create an exceptional learning environment during the year ahead.
Email: Lindsey Nagorski
Amran Yusuf, Assistant Principal
Amran Yusuf is excited to serve students, staff and parents as assistant principal at Madison Elementary School for the second year. Her passion for educational leadership comes from firsthand experiences in life and the education system. As a former student of St. Cloud Area School District, she was fortunate enough to grow up with teachers who inspired her to achieve her dreams. It's because of them that she is now able to create an environment where all students can reach their full potential. Yusuf's focus areas are student growth and success. There are a multitude of paths that lead to these two outcomes. Chief among them, she believes that valuing diversity and differences leads to an inclusive environment where everyone's unique gifts can shine. She strives every day to make her young learners, teachers and staff feel both seen and supported. Yusuf looks forward to another amazing school year at Madison Elementary. Go Mustangs!
Email: Amran Yusuf