St. Clair Public School has chosen its new superintendent. the board unanimously chose current Hastings Superintendent Tim Collins. Collins was chosen over Sam Schroeder of Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart schools and Donita Stepan from Wisconsin. The district said contract negotiations will begin today (Monday) with the negotiated contract expected to be approved at a special meeting Thursday. Collins’ pending start date is scheduled for July first. Current superintedent Tom Bruels is retiring at the end of March.