A Special Board Meeting will be held Wednesday, August 17th at 6:30pm.

Our next school board meetings are scheduled for August 23rd and September 13th at 6:30pm.

All RCS School Board meetings will take place at the Rollingstone Community School, unless otherwise noted. The public is welcomed and encouraged to attend.

Prior Meeting Notes

Elizabeth Nofsinger | Chair | Parent Representative enofsinger@rollingstonecommunityschool.com

Elizabeth is a 2 year resident of Rollingstone with her husband, school aged daughter, and pre-school aged son. She is passionate about the importance of students attending a community based school. She currently works as a Physical Therapist at Gundersen St. Elizabeth’s in Wabasha, MN. She received her undergraduate degree from Winona State University and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Barb Rahn | Interim Chair | Community Representative brahn@rollingstonecommunityschool.com

Barbara Rahn was an elementary school teacher for the Winona Area Public Schools for 43 years, working the last 30 years at the former Rollingstone Community School. She taught third grade, second grade, first grade and multi-age grades during the course of her career. She graduated from Winona State University with honors and received her master’s degree from the University of Minnesota. She was also given the honor of being Winona Teacher of the Year and Minnesota Teacher of Excellence during her teaching career. Currently she is working as a Winona State University Supervisor of Student Teachers.

Megan Lentner | Secretary | Teacher Representative mlentner@rollingstonecommunityschool.com

Megan grew up in Holmen, WI and moved to Winona, MN in 2002. She currently resides in Goodview, MN with her husband. She has spent the last 14 years teaching for the WACS/Cotter school system which has given her the opportunity to teach a variety of grade levels. Megan is passionate about teaching and learning. She received her undergraduate degree from Winona State University. She holds a K-6 Pre-Primary and Early Childhood teaching license.

John (JR) Larkie | Treasurer | Parent Representative jlarkie@rollingstonecommunityschool.com

Rollingstone resident and father of 5 children ranging from 6 weeks to 10 years old.  J.R. is very familiar with finance both personal and business.  Being in the finance industry for over 8 years in various positions J.R. lends a unique insight into the financial side of the school.

Jo Dailey | Community Representative jdailey@rollingstonecommunityschool.com

Jo previously worked at Rollingstone Community School for 20 years and is passionate about continuing to have an elementary school again in our community. Jo is a lifelong resident of Rollingstone, with three married children and seven grandchildren and works part time at Oakwood Bank.

Mandy Schmit | Community Representative mschmit@rollingstonecommunityschool.com

Mandy moved to the Rollingstone area four years ago with her husband Brett, who was born and raised here. They look forward to having their two girls attend RCS and grow up in this beautiful community. Mandy is currently a business owner, with corporate and entrepreneurial experience in marketing and branding. She received her BA in Mass Communications with a Public Relations focus from Winona State University.

*Special thanks to Paul Seppa, founding board member, for his ongoing time and efforts in making Rollingstone Community School a reality.