Contact Information

Mission Statement

Core Values

  • Drivers of our words and actions

    Excellence: High achievement for all, in all that we do

    Integrity:  Aligning our actions with our values and beliefs

    Accountability: To fulfill one's roles and responsibilities and be responsive to results

    Respect:  Pride in who we are, accepting our differences

    Community: It's about all of us all of the time

    Partnership: Engaging in relationships and action which empowers learning for ALL

Strategic Directions

  • Prioritized focus of our time and resources

    A: Developing guaranteed and viable curriculum, assessments, and student supports.

    B: Leading through innovative learning, technologies, and partnerships.

    C: Connecting with our families where they are.

    D: Providing a safe environment for the wellbeing of all students and staff.

    E: Actively seeking and developing an exceptional workforce.

    F: Efficiently managing finances and facilities with purposeful, intentional alignment.

Meeting Schedule

  • Dates: 2nd and 4th Mondays
    2nd Monday only June & December

    Location: DSC Board Room

    Time: 6:00 pm


    *The following moved due to meeting restrictions: * Memorial Day, * Columbus Day Observation and *Veterans Day Observation.

    January 14 & 28
    February 11 & 25
    March 11 & 25
    April 8 & 22
    May 13 & 28*
    June 10
    July 8 & 22
    August 12 & 26
    September 9 & 23
    October 15* & 28

    November 12* & 25

    December 9


Misty Hempel
Vice Chair
Phone:  218-688-3056
Craig Mattson
Phone:  218-689-8820
Chris Melbye
Phone:  218-686-8702
Wayne Nomeland
Phone:  218-689-4163
Mike Spears
Phone:  218-681-5765
Ryan Walseth
Phone:  218-689-7674
Michelle Westerman
Phone:  218-686-4655
Donita Stepan
Phone:  218-681-8711, ext.5226