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New principal hired for Nisswa Elementary School

Brainerd Public Schools announced that Molly Raske, an elementary school principal in Madelia, has been named the new principal of Nisswa Elementary School.

Before serving as principal in Madelia, Raske taught first grade and seventh grade.

“Molly Raske came very highly recommended for her intelligence, her grounding in teaching and learning, and her tremendous work ethic,” said Superintendent Steve Razidlo in a news release. “We are pleased that she will be joining our school district.”

Raske said, “I am overwhelmed with the outpouring of support and feel honored to have been asked to join the Brainerd Public Schools family.”

Raske is married and has three children.

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