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Jason Kersten

Position:  Superintendent


Phone:  701.228.2266

Education: Bachelors at Mayville State University, 1989
Masters at Northern State University Aberdeen, 1997

About:  My wife, Jodie, and I have one child, Sydney. I am a 1984 graduate of Newburg United. I took my first teaching position in 1989 in Westhope.  I taught mathematics. In 1995, I was hired as Secondary Principal/Teacher at Newburg United.  In 1998, I became the Superintendent/Secondary Principal at Newburg United. In 2005 I became the Superintendent at the Bottineau Public Schools. I enjoy attending Bottineau Public School activities, spending time with my family and ice fishing.

Notes from the Superintendent

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Notes from the Superintendent | 0 comments

I would like to encourage parents to visit with their children about dressing properly for the bus or even driving to school. This would also include all students involved in extracurricular activity as well. I would like to remind parents to please call ahead of time if your children will not be riding the bus or if the bus will have trouble getting in or out of your yard. If a bus cannot get in or out of your yard, students may be asked to possibly walk or be brought to the corner to get on the bus. I will be using Parent Link to notify...

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Notes from the Superintendent

Posted by on Oct 27, 2016 in Notes from the Superintendent | 0 comments

Dear Patrons, The first nine weeks has come to an end. The school year is going by very fast. As our fall season begins turning to winer, I would ask parents to please remind their children to dress appropriately for the conditions. Hopefully, this is a ways down the road, but a person never knows. Thank you in advance for your support and help in this matter. Our first nine weeks came to end on Friday, October 21st. Parent/Teacher Conferences are scheduled for Tuesday, November 1st from 3:30 -9:30 p.m. This is different than it has been...

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