Phone: (610) 646-0080, Ext. 11470


Degrees and Certifications:

Michelle Cello

Michelle Cello is the Prevention Specialist at Marsh Creek 6th Grade Center.  She is a graduate of Downingtown Senior High School and is proud to be a member of the Downingtown family and is looking forward to working with the students and families. Michelle earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Millersville University and then attended Widener University earning her Master’s in Social Work.  She currently holds a Home & School Visitor Certification and License in Social Work.  Michelle comes to Downingtown with 15 years of experience as a School Social Worker working with students K-12. 

As the Prevention Specialist, Michelle will meet with students to offer social, behavioral, and mental health support.  Also, she will work with families, providing community resources and strengthening relationships with their children and with the school.  Michelle will collaborate with the school staff, including teachers, administrators, and counselors to support the students of Marsh Creek.   Michelle is also a member of the Student Assistance Services (SAS) and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) teams.