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.



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A handful of 21-22 Yearbooks for sale in office $15


Important Calendar Dates:


Last Day of School: Wed, May 25

Early Release at 1 pm


Parent Communications

  Click below for an important Letter to Parents  


Field Day Changes 5.16.22

Parent Letters 5.11.22

Parent Letter 5.4.22

Food Service 22-23 changes

Parent Letter 2.17.22

Parent Letter 2.4.22

Parent Letter1.28.22

Parent Letter 1.21.22

Superintendent Letter 1.18.22

Parent Letter 1.14.22

Parent Letter 11.12.21

Parent Letter 11.5.21

Parent Letter 10.29.21

Parent Letter 10.22.21

Parent Letter 10.18.21

Parent Letter 10.7.21

Parent WIN time letter 3rd 4th Grade

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


May Newsletter 21-22

April Newsletter 21-22

March Newsletter 21-22

**Correction to Kindergarten Screening:

Correct dates are April 13 & 14, 2022

February Newsletter 21-22

January Newsletter 21-22

December Newsletter 21-22

November Newsletter 21-22

October Newsletter 21-22


 Cool April Scholar of the Month

Pictures in May Newsletter Laughing


Benjamin Meunier, Wesson Kidd, Brookelyn Wilen, Emma Jutting, Cooper Wilson
1st Grade:
Rye Gunderson, Brynleigh Tviedt, Faith Jackson, Brielle Temple, Ireland UitDeFlesch


2nd Grade:

Avri Collins, Kaison Rierson, Tillie Karrels, Joel Hess, Adelyn Baldridge

3rd Grade:
Madalyn Toolen, Aaliyah Chiller, Adeline Lalicker, Landry Wilson, Abram Mitchell, James Mitchell
4th Grade:
Sadie Goodwin, Asher Linn, Tynlee Donovan, Stella Smith