New Prague

Board chooses new superintendent

The school board has selected Tim Dittberner as the next superintendent to lead the New Prague Area District.

Dittberner, currently the principal at New Prague Middle School, will begin his new role on July 1.

Dittberner also has served as activities and athletic director, a middle-school associate principal, a classroom teacher and the high school basketball team’s head coach.



Residents can seek school board seat

Residents are invited to apply for a vacancy on the District 191 school board.

Applications will be accepted until 1 p.m. on April 30 and are available online at Paper applications are also available at the district’s Administrative Services Center, 100 River Ridge Court in Burnsville, or by calling 952-707-2005.

At a public work session on May 2, all eligible applicants will be interviewed by the board. An appointee will be determined at the May 16 meeting and will serve until December 2014. The time commitment to serve is 20 to 40 hours per month.