Sturgis Elementary

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

(605) 347-2386

Chantal Ligtenberg, principal

Amanda Christensen, assistant principal

Follow us on Twitter @SturgisElem 

Welcome to Sturgis Elementary School. Sturgis Elementary school tour video presented by the 2018-19 Student Council.


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. 



September 2019

October 2019

November 2019

December 2019

January 2020


Mustangs of the Month


KG: James Goodwin Jr., Luke Ferrell, Adelyn Baldridge, Carter Bestgen, Joel Hess, Lincoln Sigman 1st: Brett Williamson, Ledger Jensen, Reace Findley, Liam Wilson, Landry Wilson


2nd: Athena Speck, Landon Lindley, Layne Johnson, Makenna Lemmel; 3rd: Mary Ligtenberg, Abigail Wetz, Nora Peldo, Winn McVay, Gabe Hall, Myleeah Bright 4th: Gavin Hunt, Scott Brown, Charlee Bierle, Keelia Dennard, Peyton Witcraft.


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Join us for our Scholastic Book Fair during parent/teacher conferences in the library.
"Snow Much to Read"

  • Tuesday, Feb. 25: 7:45 to 8:00 a.m. & 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 26: 7:45 to 8:00 a.m. & 3:00 to 3:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 27: 7:45 to 8:00 a.m. & 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Monday, March 2: 7:45 to 8:00 a.m.