The Michigan Online School team is here to help your family succeed.
Amy Stirling is the Principal of Michigan Online School (MOS). She is in her first year at MOS, and her 12th year in education. She received her undergraduate degree from Hillsdale College in Marketing Management with a minor in Biology (where she also played college volleyball), and her secondary teaching credential in biology and integrated science from California State University, Northridge. She earned her master's degree in educational leadership from Grand Valley State University in 2018. In her spare time Amy enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children, reading, crafting, cooking, and playing volleyball.
Stephanie Hargens is the Superintendent at Michigan Online School (MOS). Mrs. Hargens is an education veteran with 23 years of experience in teaching and administration in multiple settings-traditional public, online, private, charter, and she even spent time working in schools in the United Kingdom. She is a staunch advocate for choice in education. Mrs. Hargens graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and earned her Master’s Degree from California State University in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. In her spare time Mrs. Hargens loves to spend time with her husband and three daughters, travel, and bake cupcakes.
Kyeata Dukes is the At-Risk Guidance Counselor at Michigan Online School (MOS). Kyeata Dukes is a native of Michigan and has lived in the Kalamazoo area for 20 years. Ky received her Masters degree in Counseling from Spring Arbor University and for over 15 years, has had the privilege of working alongside various populations within the field of social work, from at risk-youth in residential settings to most recently, working as an adoption program manager, assessing prospective adoptive families and birth parents for adoptive placement. Kyeata is excited to join MOS and start this new endeavor of meeting each student at their point of need, and empowering and motivating students to work toward their fullest potential! Kyeata and her husband have been married for 8 years, they have an energetic 6-year-old daughter, a 22-year-old son, and a 4-year-old lab-mix dog that they adopted from a shelter.