Griselda is the assistant headmistress of Alfea. She is also the Head of Discipline at Alfea.


Griselda is a brunette, with straight hair in a short, sharp hairstyle and sharp glasses to match. She often wears a navy blue, smoky blue, or red sailor-type dress.


Griselda is the assistant headmistress and head of discipline at Alfea; as such, she is very gruff and strict towards students, but is generally kind to all the fairies at the school as she is shown to care immensely for them. She also has a deep faith in the Alfea fairies as it was seen during one of the Trix's attacks on the school and she told them that "they should not to fear witches".


Griselda used to study at Alfea when she was young.

Magical AbilitiesEdit

As the teacher of self defense, Griselda is well-versed in defense magic.

Uses of MagicEdit

  • Air Roll-ups: clears away the smoke after the Winx left the kitchen unattended.
  • Barrier Absorb: absorbs attacks, and was used against Stella's Sun Up Attack
  • Reflect Shield: this spell reflects the opponent's attack, it was used against Stella's Full-Powered Sun Down in Season 2 Episode 10.
  • Fer Midex: a shield that blocks and holds attacks, used against Tecna, Flora and Amaryl's attacks. Used in Season 2 Episode 10.
    Fer Midex

    Fer Midex

  • Enversio Cinosmab: absorbs attack, cancelled Musa's Sonic Bomb. Used in Season 2 Episode 10.
  • Raivus Sombnus: a spell used alongside Faragonda to put the delinquents to sleep. Used in Season 2 Episode 13.
  • Fire Extinguish: this was used to try and extinguish the fire set ablaze on the forest surrounding Alfea by Valtor but failed. Used in Season 3 Episode 25.


  • The name "Griselda" is of German origin and means "dark battle".
  • Not very much is known about Griselda's personal life out of Alfea and her past before the first season.
  • Even thought she is a minor character, she has appeared in every season and movie so far.
  • It is unknown how Griselda is not as old as Faragonda as both were seen at Alfea when Faragonda was only as student.
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