Superintendent Search

The Winona Area Public Schools (WAPS) is conducting a search for a new superintendent. The WAPS School Board is seeking input from the district’s staff and community to help in the search for the new superintendent. The information collected will be used to help shape the candidate interview questions.

Here’s how you can participate and provide your input.

  • Attend a community forum session;

  • April 9th, 2019

    • 5:00-6:00 pm at Winona Senior High School Learning Commons, 901 Gilmore Ave., Winona

  • April 10th, 2019

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm at Acoustic Cafe, 77 Lafayette Street, Winona

    • 3:30 - 4:30 pm at Whalen's at Westfield, 1460 West 5th Street, Winona

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm at Blue Heron Coffeehouse, 162 West 2nd Street, Winona

No registration or advance notice is required.

  • Fill out the online version of the Winona Area Public Schools Superintendent Search Survey.  To complete the online survey, go to

The online survey will close at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, April 8, 2019.

  • Stop by the Winona Area Public Schools district office at 903 Gilmore Avenue, Winona, to pick up a hard copy of the Winona Area Public Schools Superintendent Search Survey and fill it out. Completed surveys should be returned by April 8, 2019.

For more information, contact: Sandy Gundlach, MSBA Director of School Board Services, 800-324-4459, ext. 128.