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.





Kindergarten Screening:

Wed, April 13: 11am-630pm

Thurs, April 14: 7am-230pm


Pre-order 21-22 Yearbooks now!

Order forms have been sent home. Please bring to classroom teacher or drop off in the office. DUE by FEB. 25th


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



Important Calendar Dates:

No School Friday, Feb. 18(Teacher Inservice) &

Monday, Feb. 21(President's Day)

Parent/Teacher Conferences: Tues: Feb. 22 & Thurs: Feb. 24 4-7pm

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 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


January Newsletter 21-22

December Newsletter 21-22

November Newsletter 21-22

October Newsletter 21-22


 Cool January Scholar of the Month

Pictures in February Newsletter Laughing


Oliver Willard, Boone Spiering, Lincoln Wilson, Jackson Pawlowski, Madelyn Oshanick
1st Grade:
Chandler Ryan, Bryson Mitchell, Harper Abell, Riley Walker,
Knox DeJean


2nd Grade:

Sophi Dower, Norah Voight, Abrianna Huggett, Sawyer Thompson, 

Mairead Barnhart

3rd Grade:
Lilyann Hines, Christopher Grife, Kodi Pierson, Rylee Markielowski,
Zemirah Boyum
4th Grade:
Corbin Dodson, Pate Gunderson, Brady Lewis, Willow Nikkila,
Trady Limpy