Sturgis Elementary

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

(605) 347-2386

Chantal Ligtenberg, principal

Joseph Williams, 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, March 18, 2019:         

*Young Rembrandts;  3:10-4:10 PM 


Tuesday, March 19, 2019:


Wednesday, March 20, 2019:   

*After-School Spanish Class 


Thursday, March 21, 2019:             


Friday, March 22, 2019:     


Monday, March 25, 2019:     

*Young Rembrants Drawing Class; 3:10-4:10 p.m.


Upcoming Events 

Young Rembrandts Drawing Class

   Classes 3:10-4:10 p.m.
      (March 18 & 25, April 1, 8, 15, & 29))
   Tuition: $69 (Six Week Session)
   Enroll Online

After-School Spanish Classes
   Quarter 3 Classes: Jan 30- March 13 (Wednesdays)
      $98 (early bird), $110 (regular)

   Quarter 4 Classes: April 8- May 13 (Mondays)
      $98 (early bird), $110 (regular)
   Information & Online Registration


Preschool/Kindergarten Screening:

April 17; 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM

April 18;  7:00 AM - 2:30 PM


September 2018

October 2018

November 2018

December 2018

January 2019

February 2019

Mustangs of the Month

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KG: Brett Williamson, Nadia Smith, Sophie Jaramillo, Greyson Fields, Saoirse Dinkins; 1st: Paige Abell, Makenna Lemmel, Oliver Voight, Lillian Hanson, Sadie Goodwin, Not Pictured: Trady Limpy

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2nd: Max Weisbrod, Ely Ewalt, Alex Flyte, Fallon Dinkins, Katie Royer; 3rd: Luke Matthews, Abygail Carbone, Tytus Baker, Quintin Kelly, Cameron Gillespie, Sarah Peterson, Riley Michael; 4th: Olivia Vliem, Murielle Hagen, Emily Reedy, Jaxon Dodson, Kayli Dahl

Sturgis Elementary Teacher of the Year & Support Staff Nominees

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Sturgis Elementary Teacher of the Year nominee:  Julie Witcraft and Professional-Technical Support Staff of the Year nominee:  Ginger Smith.