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

1st Quarter ends October 18

Pep Rally - Thursday, October 18 - 2:15 p.m - Parkview Auditorium
The rally will send off the football team playing Mt Vernon in a playoff game that night; recognize Kade VanDusseldorp as he heads to the state cross country meet in Sioux Falls on Saturday, October 20; and the all-state chorus members as they go to Rapid City the weekend of October 27.

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Sunday, October 21st - Parkview Auditorium
Exhibition men's collge basketball game

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology vs. Dakota State University.
The game will start at 1:00 PM.
$5.00 at the door.

October 22 - Volleyball vs Lyman - Pink and Senior Night

picture retake
October 22

Free College Application Week - October 29-November 2

Flu Shot Clinic November 7

Saturday Buffalo Basketball

SC Home

september little buffsSeptember Little Buffs Named
Thank you to Say What Designs and Pizza Ranch for their community sponsorship.  We greatly appreciate support of this program.   September Little Buffs are pictured (left to right).  Standing Jamaica Walking Crow, Aspen Lenz, Gracie Carlson, Breckyn Huebner, Austyn Norman, Mallory Nolen, and Sayth Cronin.  Sitting - Kynzi Pierce, Korbin Hughes, Madelyn Stoeser, K.H., and Jayden Whipple. 

Playoff Bound
Stanley County will travel to Mount Vernon to take on the Mount Vernon/Plankinton Titans on Thursday, October 18th. Game time is set for 7:00 PM. For those of you who cannot make the game, be sure to watch it live on - Thanks to our partner at for providing the broadcast.

Football Playoffs

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Kelcy Nash is taking reservations for a fan bus to Mount Vernon for Thursday's playoff game. It will be a Forrell bus with 29 seats available. $25.40 per seat. Bus will begin to load at 4:15 PM on Thursday and will leave at 4:30 PM.
For reservations, contact Kelcy via email at or by phone at 605-223-7741 x107. Reservations need to be made by Wednesday at noon.

2nd Grade Wins Change War!
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During homecoming week the student body was challenged with a change war. The winning elementary class was Mrs. Gloe’s 2nd grade class who collected $76.05. Her students voted to donate their money to Hopeless to Homes Animal Rescue Group. Pictured back row (left to right) Mrs. Gloe, Remi Badger, Brooklyn Kleinsasser, Brianna Norman, Jaxton Hoftiezer, Sayth Cronin, Aven Angyl and high school student council representative Layna Tibbs. Front row (left to right), Hopeless to Homes representative Alana Thomas, Peyton Schilling, Rigin Herren, Liam Gill, Rachel Johnson and Alfred St. John. Students not pictured are Carter Klemann and Johnathan Mehlhaff.

Cross Country Region Meet
Congratulations to Kade VanDusseldorp, who finished 17th and qualified for the State Cross Country meet in Sioux Falls on October 20th.
Great season Buffs and Lady Buffs!

Veterans Day Program Slide Show

Congratulations to Oral Interp
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The Oral Interp team participated in its first tournament in Winner on Saturday, October 6.  LaShonda Defender, Jessica McFarling, Hope Smedley, and Mia Fernandez all brought home “Excellent” ribbons in their categories. Kaylie Rathbun brought home a “Superior” in her category. Congratulations to all of these ladies for their hard work and dedication!

VFW Voice of Democracy Contest - deadline October 31
Students compete by writing and recording an audio essay on a patriotic theme. This year’s theme is, “Why My Vote Matters.”  Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to compete for more than $2,000,000 in scholarships and incentives. Students will write and then record an original 3-5 minute long essay and submit according to official rules.
If you have questions please see Dr. Knox.

Patriot's Pen Contest - deadline October 31

 Students compete for a top prize of $5000 plus an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for the winner and a parent or guardian. The theme for this year’s contest is “Why I Honor the American Flag.” It is open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders and is based on three criteria: knowledge, theme development and clarity of ideas.
If you have questions please see Dr. Knox.

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DVDs2017 Stampede Yearbooks are now available.  The cost is $30 and may be picked up at the business office.

There are DVDs from 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 yearbooks available in the
Business Office for FREE.

Previous yearbooks are available for $15.

Early Childhood Screening

Ole Williamson
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Ole Williamson Dual/Concurrent Credit Tuition Reimbursement
Application may be made by September 28, 2018  for 1st semester classes.
Application may be made by January 28, 2019  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