The MNCS Board of Directors is seeking candidates to fill seats on the board from July 2022–June 2025.

The following openings on the MNCS Board of Directors are due to expiring terms: 

  • 1 7-12 parent member

  • 1 K-12 parent member

  • 1 K-6 licensed teacher staff member

  • 1 community member

Filing begins on Monday, May 2, 2022 at 7:00am and is open through Monday, May 23, 2022 at 3:30 pm.
Complete the
MNCS Board of Directors Candidate Filing Form
All candidate filing forms must be submitted to MNCS Board Clerk, Nichole Kotasek, by 3:30 pm on Monday, May 23, 2022 to be included on the ballot for the 2022 election.


Candidate Filing Forms can be submitted by:

  • emailing form to the board clerk, Nichole Kotasek, at  [email protected]

  • mailing to MNCS, PO Box 488, Henderson, MN 56044

  • delivering in person at the MNCS secondary building at 210 Main Street, Henderson, MN

If you need the Candidate Filing Form sent to you in a different format, please contact the board clerk by Monday, May 16, 2022  [email protected]


The election will begin on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 8:00am and will end at 3:30 pm on Monday, June 6, 2022. 

The election will be conducted using Google Forms online ballots allowing only 1 vote per parent/guardian.

If you need a ballot in a different format, please contact the board clerk by Monday, May 16, 2022  [email protected]

2021-2022 MNCS Board of Directors

Meetings are on the 3rd Monday of each month at 5:30pm at the MNCS Secondary (210 Main Street)
Chair: Melissa Huntington (7-12 Parent) - [email protected]

Vice Chair: Dee Thomas (Community Member)- [email protected]

Clerk: Nichole Kotasek (7-12Teacher) (non-voting) - [email protected]

Human Rights Officer: Jane Hibscher (K-6Teacher) - [email protected]

Treasurer: Jim Wartman (7-12Teacher) - [email protected]

Director: Allison Kim (7-12 Parent) - [email protected]

Director: Jean Ische (K-6 Parent) -  [email protected] 

Director: Chrissy Sheets (7-12Teacher) -  [email protected]

Director: Carrie Rice (7-12 Teacher) - [email protected]

MNCS Board of Directors Information & Links

2021-2022 MNCS School Board of Directors Regular Meeting Dates, Time & Location:

The meetings are held every 3rd Monday at 5:30pm.

*There are some Mondays on which meetings cannot be held due to government holidays/events. During these months the meeting will be held on the following Tuesday at 5:30 pm.

Meetings are held at the MNCS High School at 210 Main Street in Henderson, MN. 

2021-2022 Board Meeting Schedule

  • July 19, 2021

  • August 16, 2021

  • September 20, 2021

  • October 18, 2021

  • November 22, 2021

  • December 20, 2021

  • January 18, 2022*

  • February 22, 2022*

  • March 21, 2022

  • April 18, 2022

  • May 16, 2022

  • June 20, 2022

  • July 18, 2022 - Organizational Meeting for 2022-2023

2021-2022 MNCS School Board of Directors Members

Chair - Melissa Huntington

Vice Chair - Dee Thomas

 Treasurer - Jim Wartman

Human Rights Officer - Jane Hibscher

Clerk - Nichole Kotasek (non-voting)

Director - Allison Kim

Director - Jean Ische

Director - Chrissy Sheets

 

Director - Carrie Rice