• Registration is now open. 2017 SD Indian Education Summit. Sept. 24-26. Ramkota Conference Center. Pierre, SD.
  • Free Summer Meals for Kids (18 and under).
  • Every Student Succeeds Act. View state's proposed plan. Make public comment.
  • Grab A Book. Grow A Mind. www.ReadSD.com
  • Summer Learning Opportunities. View online calendar of upcoming events.


Dyslexia Handbook for Teachers and Parents updated
An updated version of the Dyslexia Handbook for Teachers and Parents in South Dakota is now available on the Department of Education website.

South Dakota receives Farm to School Grant
The South Dakota Department of Education has received a $24,158 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, as part of the Farm to School Grant Program, an effort to better connect school cafeterias and students with local farmers and ranchers and increase the amount of local foods served in schools.

State Library recognizes 21st Century School Libraries
Nine school libraries have received the 21st Century School Library Award for 2017.

Special education report now available online
Information regarding school districts’ performance on improving the educational outcomes of students with disabilities is now available online.

Find Summer Food Service sites for youth with a text or toll-free call
Five Organizations across South Dakota are serving free meals to the state’s youth this summer as a part of the Summer Food Service Program and Seamless Summer Option.

Upcoming Events

June 28 MTSS Summer Education Conference
June 29 School Finance Accountability Board Meeting, Pierre
July 11-12 SD Education Conference Annual Kickoff, Pierre
July 17 Board of Education, Pierre
July 17-20 School Library Boot Camp, Pierre
July 31-Aug. 1 SD CTE Conference, Brookings

View complete list of events at GoSignMeUp.com