NWA Schools Spelling Bee March 27 in Timber Lake

Northwest Area Schools Spelling Contest is scheduled to be held Wednesday, March 27 at the Timber Lake School. Students from Bison, Dupree, Eagle Butte, Faith, Harding County, Lemmon, McIntosh, McLaughlin, Smee, Timber Lake and Tiospaye Topa Schools plan to participate. Students in grades 1 – 8 will be competing in both the Written and Oral Contest.  Awards will be given […]

Incentive trips offer clean slate opportunity for Junior High students

Monday, March 11, the JH started a new incentive for students. All Junior High students got a fresh start/clean slate to earn incentive field trips! To help students earn one of these trips, they will need to meet the criteria listed on each poster (viewable in the JH hallways, on Facebook and with this article). For the Jump Craze trip […]

Third graders earn 100 AR points

Dr. Seuss is happy to announce that these three young ladies have earned 100 AR points. They are in Mrs. Willison’s third grade classroom. Congratulations Anahla Knife, Garbrielle Dupris, and Sedona Blue Coat. Photo submitted

West River Regional Destination Imagination Tourney yields winners

The weather has brought scheduling and traveling challenges for every school tournament this month and Destination Imagination (DI) was no different.  Fortunately, with a change in the weather and a lot of hard work from locals in removing snow, the local DI teams from Dupree and C-EB schools made it out and competed well at the Western Regional Destination Imagination […]

Stambach pursues a career in the United States Marine Corps

Finish Strong Scholarship brings new opportunities for South Dakota tech students

The mikeroweWORKS Foundation partners with Build Dakota to offer scholarships for second-year tech students SIOUX FALLS— A 2018 visit to South Dakota as part of the New Day in Tech Ed event inspired Mike Rowe and the mikeroweWORKS Foundation to offer a new scholarship opportunity to South Dakota students pursuing a technical school education. Inspired by Build Dakota Scholarships, the mikeroweWORKS Foundation […]

E.A.G.L.E. Center Life Skills – Powerful, Positive and Progressive

We often hear from the public that schools should have a class called “Life” where they teach life skills. The E.A.G.L.E. Center has designed a class to meet those needs that might not fit into the academic curricula otherwise taught at school.  Floating throughout the internet are various versions of memes that list items schools should be covering in a […]

DHS students chosen for Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership program

Malory Peacock, daughter of Patty and Mark Peacock, was the sophomore selected this year by the Dupree School faculty and staff to attend this summer’s Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership program, and Megan Hinrichs, daughter of Jane and Shannon Hinrichs, is the alternate. The four-day conference is one of 70 held in the USA each year, and it will be held […]

Combined basketball tournaments may be eliminated

PIERRE — The basketball advisory committee of the South Dakota High School Activities Association has recommended eliminating the combined basketball tournaments for both the AA and A divisions. The SDHSAA board of directors heard about the recommendation at its meeting on Wednesday. That proposal will now go to a meeting of the state’s athletic directors before coming back to the […]

2019 football championships likely moving from Dakota Dome

PIERRE — The 2019 championship football games will likely be played outside. At its meeting Wednesday, the board of directors of the South Dakota High School Activities Association heard that renovations at the Dakota Dome at the University of South Dakota would mean that the state’s high school championship football games would need to be moved to another venue. SDHSAA […]

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