Four finalists selected for superintendent position
The Stillwater Area School Board has selected four finalists to return for a second interview for the school district’s superintendent position. They are:
- Mike Funk, Superintendent, Albert Lea Area Schools, MN
- Malinda Lansfeldt, Interim Superintendent, Stillwater Area Schools, MN
- Noel Schmidt, Superintendent, Rock Ridge Public Schools, Virginia, MN
- Steve Troen, Director of Teaching and Learning, Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan District 196, Rosemount, MN
The finalists were selected following interviews held with seven candidates March 28 and March 29, 2022.
The second round of interviews will be held on April 7, 2022 beginning at 5:30 pm. All interviews will be held at the Oak Park Board Room and are open to the public. Interviews will be recorded and posted on the district website. Interviews will not be livestreamed.
In Other News
All students will have access to Chromebooks beginning this fall to use at home or school.
The federal government has ended its free meals program, but free and reduced price meals will still be provided to families who need help covering the cost.
Mark your calendar for these important back-to-school dates.
This year marks the 146th commencement exercise for our high school.
The goal is to bring service back to pre-pandemic levels (79 routes) as soon as possible.
Meals prices will increase by 20 cents in the fall, but you may be eligible for free meals.
District leaders hope to reinstate busing to about 500 more students next year.
This fall buses in the district will be equipped with a new technology that will fix problems with GPS connectivity, improve attendance taking, and make bus rides safer.