Sturgis Elementary

1121 Ball Park Road • Sturgis, S.D. 57785

(605) 347-2386

Chantal Ligtenberg, principal

David Olson, assistant principal

Follow us on Twitter @SturgisElem 


Welcome to Sturgis Elementary School

Sturgis Elementary has dedicated teachers and support staff who work to ensure that all students receive the best education. 

The Meade District is emphasizing Character Education in its K-12 goals.  Please join us in teaching children the qualities of good people--trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

Click here for another opportunity to support the school's cookie dough/gift fundraiser.



Upcoming Events


Monday, April 16, 2018:         

Young Rembrandts; 3:10-4:10 p.m. 


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Monday, April 23, 2018:          

Young Rembrandts; 3:10-4:10 p.m. 



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April 2018

Student of the Month

Kindergarten-First Grade


Back row: Lily Mengenhausen, Natalie Walker, Lily Glodt, Lola Anderson, Troy Wolter and Zach Uselman;  Middle row:  Nora Peldo, Tenlee Koontz, Daniel Wilen, Torin  Limbo and Landen Borg;  Front row:  Avery Lange, Makayla Shoun, Shylha Love, Ethan Storm, Angel Chaudhari, Ayden Vetter, Camren Harden


Second-Fourth Grade 

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Back row: Caleb Ruff, John Curtin, Kennadie Brodrick, Taylor Bestgen and Lillee Ann Shearer;  Front row: Ian Fiddler, Ella Atyeo, Michael Murray, Xander Heller, Dawson Inhofer and Cody Jones.