and Business Office

Williams Administrative Building • 1230 Douglas Street • Sturgis, S.D. 57785



Regular Office Hours:  7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (M-F) 


Summer Office Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (M-Th)
                            6:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (F)


Wayne Wormstadt, superintendent

Brett Burditt, business manager

Our Mission:
"To Build Knowledge and Skills for Success Today and Tomorrow"

Our Vision:
"Meade School District will work in conjunction with its community to provide excellent academics and co-curricular activities that develop life-long learners and productive citizens.”


Our Belief Statements:
We believe that…

  • Every individual is a lifelong learner.
  • Learning requires a commitment from students teachers, administration, support staff, parents
    and the community.
  • The cornerstones of learning are integrity, empathy, responsibility, honesty, respect and accountability
  • Every student has the right to a quality
    education and the responsibility to achieve it.
  • All students have the potential to be productive members of society.
  • The needs of students should be our first priority.
  • Diversity among people is to be valued.
  • People are our greatest resource.
  • Schools must provide a safe environment for
    teaching and learning.
  • Effective schools must have high expectations for
    students and staff.
  • Learning is enhanced by a positive and supportive
    environment that fosters creativity, self-confidence
    and success.
  • Students are capable of making decisions, with
    proper guidance, and are responsible for their
    own actions.
  • Our school system is accountable to our community.
  • Change is essential for growth and improvement.

Meade School District is accredited by School Improvement AdvancED. This district-wide accreditation, the first in South Dakota, occurred in the Spring of 2007 with re-accreditation in 2012, means Meade School District and all its schools meet the high standards for a quality school system. Meade School District is also accredited by the South Dakota Department of Education.