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, April 8, 2019:         

*Young Rembrandts;  3:10-4:10 PM

*After-School Spanish Class 


Tuesday, April 9, 2019:


Wednesday, April 10, 2019:   


Thursday, April 11, 2019:             


Friday, April 12, 2019:     


Monday, April 15, 2019:     

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

*After-School Spanish Class


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 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

Megan Mahoney Basketball Camp

May 28th, 29th, & 30th, 2019 @ West Gym for Girls going into grades 3rd-12th in the of Fall 2019 

Camp will be put on by Megan Mahoney and the Sturgis GBB Staff

 Session Times:

3rd-5th Grade: 8:00 am-10:00 am

6th-8th Grade: 10:00 am-12:00 pm

9th-12th Grade: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm


Cost: $70 per child, which includes a camp t-shirt. Each additional sibling is $50. Make checks payable to Sturgis GBB.


Mail or drop off registration form & money to: Sturgis Brown High School 12930 E. Hwy 34 Sturgis, SD 57785, ATTN: Sturgis GBB/Jordan Proefrock


Questions: Email Sturgis GBB Head Coach Jordan Proefrock: Jordan.Proefrock@k12.sd.us



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November 2018

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January 2019

February 2019

Mustangs of the Month

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KG: Rachel Sperling, Lance Meirose, Liam Wilson, Chris Anderson, Blain McGillvray; 1st: Khiana Williams,Cooper Cermak, Artis DuBray, Alaina Cuestas, Asher Linn 2nd: Angelina Bruntmeyer

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2nd: Abbie Sandy, Daniel Wilen, Edyn Lefler, Deacon Wilkins, Kaidynce Hand; 3rd: Lola Anderson, Ruby Lawrence, Natalie Huber, Ciara Cuestas, Skylar Legner, Natalya Thomas, Aiden Fox, 4th: Auburn Treloar, Madison Shoun, Keelin Dinkins, Mya Moyer, Arianna McNeil


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.