The Nicollet School Board has approved a 2-year contract for a new superintendent for the school district. Blue Earth Area High School Principal Jack Eustice will begin his duties as the new Nicollet superintendent on July 1st. He will work 2 days a week for $463 a day with no additional benefits. Former Nicollet Superintendent T. Sorenson resigned in March due to health reasons, and former Le Sueur Superintendent Dave Johnson has been serving as Interim Nicollet Superintendent through the end of the school year. The Nicollet School Board has also approved a 2-year contract for Jennifer Baumgartner to serve as Nicollet School Principal. She is currently a Spanish teacher at Waconia High School, and begins her full-time duties in Nicollet on July 1st as well.