Mrs. Joni Olson is the superintendent for District 318. 

Olson was most recently the Executive Director of Student Achievement and Strategic Alignment for St. Cloud Area Schools. She began her educational career serving in multi-district and school special education programs. She has been an administrator for St. Cloud Area Schools for 19 years, first as an assistant principal, then as a principal and most recently as an executive director.

I’m thrilled to be joining the team in ISD 318 and have been so impressed with the warm welcome from the district, staff and community,” said Olson.


Mrs. Olson feels with District 318, she has found a school system, which is serious about student achievement. She is committed to using her experiences as an educational leader to move the district toward a common goal – student success.  

To contact Joni Olson call 218-327-5704 or email .