|“||Hi, ready for school?||”|
—Michiko to Satsuki
Michiko is Satsuki Kusakabe's friend in My Neighbor Totoro. Michiko first appears where she is half-way to school and she yells for Satsuki and later on the film when Satsuki works in her lesson. But she says goodbye for Mei & Satsuki to go to home. At the end of the film Michiko appears doing farm work and she also appears during the credits.
Michiko wears a Blue Skirt and White Blouse with white collar red pair shoes.
Michiko is cute and friendly to Satsuki.