Sturgis Elementary

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

(605) 347-2386


Chantal Ligtenberg, principal 

Amanda Christensen, assistant principal


Sturgis Elementary Website


Follow us on Twitter @SturgisElem 


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




Homecoming Dress Up Days: 

Wed (9-29): Red Carpet/Dress Fancy

Thurs (9-30): House Day/Wear Your House Color

Fri (10-1): Scooper Day/Wear Scooper Colors


Scooper Cards-$10-in office, supporting SBHS activities. Cash or checks payable to: Meade 46-1


News from SES PTA!

Order your SES or Scooper gear online through Tom's T's apparel store: https://tomsts.tuosystems.com/stores/sespta or use QR Code found on attached flyer. Order by Sept. 19th for delivery Oct. 1st


Join SES PTA online: https://sturgis-elementary-pta.memberhub.com/store or us the QR Code on attached flyer. No time commitment is required- join to stay up to date on ways we are supporting our students and staff!

News from SES PTA September 2021



20-21 Yearbook flyer image.jpg

Available in the office: $15 cash or check (Payable to Meade 46-1)


Online Spanish Program Free for September! Flyer below:





Important Calendar Dates:

Fundraiser Sept. 8-Sept. 29

Early Release 1pm, Friday, Oct. 1st-Homecoming parade

No School Friday, Oct. 8 & Monday, Oct. 11

No School Monday, Nov. 8

No School Wed-Fri, Nov. 24-26

No School Thurs-Mon, Dec. 23-Jan. 3

No School Friday, Feb. 18 & Monday, Feb. 21

No School Thurs-Fri, March 10-11

No School Friday, Apr. 15 & Monday, Apr. 18

Tentative Last Day Wed, May 25


Parent Communications

  Click below for an important Letter to Parents  

Parent letter 9.24.21

Parent letter 9.17.21

Parent letter 9.10.21

Parent letter 9.2.21

  Please click here for the school operations that will be in place for the school year.

 Chantal's "Welcome Back Letter" to Parents

Click here to read this important information!


Smile Monthly Newsletter Smile


October Newsletter-coming soon!


 Cool September Scholar of the Month

Pictures in October activities Laughing


Lilliana Swedlund, Alistair Hines, Kipton Kopp,
Andre Garcia-Nadeau, Berlin Overweg
1st Grade:
Raegan Clement, Knox Clement, Benson Williams, Nikki Cummings, Karsyn Kopp


2nd Grade:

Alexis Stacy, Norah Voight, Maddox Eckhart, Brennen Aldren,

Joseph Harwood

3rd Grade:
Tristan Bryant, Blakely Spring, Nadia Smith, Kaelyn Boyer,
Talon Bryant
4th Grade:
Hunter Baumiller, Avery Lange, Bailey Serfling, Reece Williamson