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Upcoming Events


Please visit the rSchool Activities Calendar for an updated list of SC Activities.

Red Ribbon Week October 24-27
Stanley County Elementary School is taking a stand against drug and alcohol use.  To show their support they will make positive choices by wearing the following items.  Monday-"Sock it to drugs" - crazy sock day; Tuesday-"Put a cap on drugs" -  hat day; Wednesday-wear red to raise awareness; Thursday-"Living drug free is no sweat-wear your sweats.

College Admissions fee waived October 31 thru November 4
Admissions fee for high school seniors who apply to South Dakota universities or technical institutes are waived during this week.  Students can submit up to three applications at no charge.  See Ms. Knox for information.

Picture retakes - November 3

NHS Induction - November 9 - 6:30 p.m. - Elementary Gym

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September "Caught Being Good" Students Named

The elementary students selected for the September "Caught Being Good" award are:  Mason G., Alayna K. and Marilyn H.  Mason helped another student in need, Alayna  helps Mr. Foth in the classroom and Marilyn thanked the custodian for cleaning our school.  Congratulations to these students.

September Students of the Month
The September students of the month for the middle/high school have been selected.  These students were chosen based on character and academic performance.  Pictured back row l-r:  Carson W.-grade 12, Carlee O.-grade 11, Austin H.-grade 10 and Trey S.-grade 9.
Front row, l-r:  Kaden H.-grade 7, Abigail H.-grade 6, and Nathan C.-grade 8.
Congratulations to these students!

Stanley County Elementary School 1st Quarter Little Buff Awards
The first quarter Little Buff Awards have been named.  Thank you to Dr. Laura Carda with Bow Wow Meow for being our community sponsor.  We greatly appreciate your support of this program.  Pictured back row l-r: Cheznie H.-grade 3, Hailey D.-grade 3, Keira B.-grade 4, Camryn N.-grade 4, and Mattie D.-grade 5.  Front Row:  Jack D.-grade 1, Kaide P.-junior kindergarten, James E.-grade-1, Skylerann S.-kindergarten, Peyton S.-kindergarten, and Mindy R.-grade 2.  Little Buff awards are selected based on character and academic achievement.

Patriot's Pen Essay Contest - Deadline is November 1, 2016
Young American Creative Patriotic Art Awards - Deadline is March 31, 2016
Voice of Democracy - Deadline is November 1, 2016

Sophomore Class Fundraiser!

Avera Athletes of the Week
Ally M. and Logan R. were selected as the Avera Athletes of the Week.  Ally was selected for her performance on the volleyball court.  She led the team in serving and digging against Potter County with 2 aces and only 1 serving error. Logan has been doubling back from football and cross country.  In cross country he made all conference and was a key component to the team winning the last two meets.
Congratulations to these athletes!

National Scholarship Information

Mrs. Sarah Lutz, 2016 South Dakota Teacher of the Year is featured in the
Celebrating Teacher's Magazine

Attendance Awareness 2016

Help support the Stanley County Sports Complex CommitteeOrder Form
Sports Complex Committe Facebook Page

Ole Williamson Dual/Concurrent Credit Memorial Award
Application may be made by September 30, 2016 for 1st semester classes.
Application may be made by January 29, 2017 for 2nd semester classes.

If you are an enrolled Junior or Senior at Stanley County School District 57-1
you may apply for the Ole Williamson Memorial Award.


1. Enrolled Junior or Senior at Stanley County School District 57-1

2. Taking a dual enrollment or concurrent credit from a South Dakota Institution.

3. Principal Approval

4. Students may get reimbursed for two classes up to $150 each.

5. Students must give receipt for class and proof they had a C or above for a
    final grade.  This must be accomplished by June 1 of school year in which the courses are completed OR no reimbursement will be received..

Print Online Application

Applications are also available at:
High School Counselor’s Office
Stanley County School District
112 South 1st Street
P.O. Box 370
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
Telephone: 223-7741

2015 Stampede Yearbooks are now available.  The cost is $30 and may be picked up at the business office.

There are DVDs from 2009, 2010, 2011 yearbooks available in the
Business Office for FREE.

2013 and 2014 yearbooks are available for $30.

We also have 1993, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2011 and 2012 yearbooks for $15. 

Reserve your 2014-2015 Buffalo Stampede Yearbook at a cost of $30.
Please stop in the business office at Parkview Auditorium.