Sturgis Elementary

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

(605) 347-2386


Chantal Ligtenberg, principal 

Katy Jutting, 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.




Show your school spirit! Shop and share to benefit the Sturgis Elementary School PTA! Order by the 9th to get your items by HOMECOMING!!
Pick up day:
Thursday, Oct. 27th 3-5pm
Picture Retake Day!
Monday, October 24th


Important Calendar Dates:


No School- Oct. 7 Inservice Day

No School- Oct. 10 Holiday

Parent/Teacher Conferences- Oct. 11 & Oct. 13

No School- Nov. 23-25 Holiday

No School- Dec. 22- Jan. 3 Holiday

No School- Jan. 16 Inservice Day/Holiday

No School- Feb. 17 Inservice Day

No School- Feb. 20 Holiday

Parent/Teacher Conferences- Feb. 21 & Feb. 23 

No School- March 16 & 17 Spring Break

No School- April 7 & 10 Holiday

Last Day of School- May 24


Parent Communications

  Click below for an important Letter to Parents  


SES Updates 9.7.22 

 Mrs. Ligtenberg's Welcome Letter 22-23


Smile Monthly Newsletter Smile


10-22 Newsletter 


 Cool September Scholar of the Month

Pictures in October Newsletter Laughing


Benjamin Hickson, Karsey Meland, Drew Whelchel, Brooklyn Hollearn, Miles Whitford
1st Grade:
Bryan Woodring, Benjamin Meunier, Mallori Kangas, Dylan Mueller, Beckem Pudwill


2nd Grade:

Austyn Kaufman, Arya Baldwin, Wyatt Brown, Blaisely Haugen,

Rye Gunderson, Ruegar Perschbacher

3rd Grade:
Camden Fitzpatrick, Jaxson Schummer, Clark Siscoe, Zaylen Bright, Brennen Aldren
4th Grade:
Kaelyn Boyer, Reace Findley, Mason McPhearson, Quinten Apland, Aubrey Wetz, Zemirah Boyum, Maria Denke