Thursday, May 16, 2024

May 16, 2024


School Information:

·         Any 7-12 student interested in either acting in or helping with the Dakota Player’s Play the week of June 10-14, please get sign up form from Mrs. Kroeplin and return it by Friday.  The practices would be in the afternoons that week with the performance on Friday evening. This would be a good resume builder for scholarships.

·         Any 7-12 students (even those graduating this year) please considering helping with Vacation Bible School at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church from June 2-6.  Please let Mrs. Kroeplin know if you can help, we may have a very short, quick meeting on Friday before school is out.  Anyone can help, even if you don’t go to the Lutheran Church, we welcome all!  This would be a good resume builder for scholarships.

·         FCCLA/FACS Class members who owe money to FCCLA before they will be allowed to check out for summer break include: Mattea Alger: $20, Waylon Dean - $45, Taylar McCloud: $10, Preston Aesoph: $15, Korin Fawcett: $8, Addison McDonnel - $9.


·         Ms. Bergeson and Mr. Waring have a calendar that shows several Career Exploration options for May and June. The calendar is posted by Ms. Bergeson’s door. Ask either Ms. Bergeson or Mr. Waring if you would like more information. Or drop Ms. Bergeson an email and she will send you the calendar with links on it.


·         Are you interested in exploring the latest technology and innovation? Do you have a passion for coding or entrepreneurship? Northern State University is offering a FREE Tech Innovation Camp for high school students this summer!  


§  JUNE 16-20, 2024

§  See Ms. Bergeson for more information.


·         Titan Machinery is excited to announce that in addition to expanding Diesel Camp programming we are also adding a Precision focused Camp for Summer 2024! The camps will provide students that will be going into 9th and 10th grade with the opportunity to step into the work boots of a Service Technicians/Diesel Mechanic or Precision Technology expert! Campers will be actively involved in hands-on mechanical projects, solving real-world problems, and learning the ins and outs of equipment. They will work and learn alongside certified Diesel and Precision Technology instructors, industry experts, and current student technicians.

o    For more info and registration:

·         There will be 7 Diesel Camps, both overnight and commuter style:

Ø  Lake Area Technical College – Watertown, SD

o    May 28th

o    Commuter

Ø  NEW Precision Camp

·         South Dakota State University – Brookings, SD

o    July 22nd – July 23rd

o    Overnight

Scholarship Opportunities:


10:00-TR at Gettysburg
12:00-3:25-AP Bio Test-Mtg. Room
8:30-Sr. Breakfast-Methodist Church, graduation set up, rehearsal
9:00-Elementary Awards-Gym
10:30-JH Awards-Gym


Thursday, 5/16 – TR to Gettysburg at 8:00-Foremans

Friday, 5/17 – PK-12 Dismissal at 11:30-Foreman Routes

Monday, 5/20 – GF to Pierre at 8:00-Small Transit

Wednesday, 5/22 – TR to S. Falls at TBA(returning on Saturday)-School Vehicle/s-TBA


Ticket Takers:

Bingo Workers:

Concession Workers:

Lunch Menu:






Biscuits and Gravy

Salsbury Steak, Potato Wedges, Fruit

Breakfast Pizza, Fruit

Mr. Rib, Green beans, Chips, Fruit

Poptart and Yogurt

Meatloaf, Tatertots and Fruit

Donuts and Fruit

Hotdogs, French

fries and Fruit

Cereal and Yougurt


Clothing Store link

Thursday, September 28, 2023


JH Apperal

Sunday, Oct. 1st is due date for Fan Gear!

December School Board Zoom Link

Monday, December 12, 2022


Join Zoom Meeting

School Wellness Policy

Monday, October 10, 2022
Highmore-Harrold School Wellness Policy 2022

State of the School Newsletter

Thursday, August 18, 2022


Click here to read the State of the School 2022 Newsletter: Newsletter

Rustler Football Live Stream

Thursday, August 18, 2022


Home Miller/Highmore-Harrold Rustler football games will be live streamed on both Venture Ch. 381 and on   Because this is not a home Pirate event, any streaming disruption will not be resolved by Highmore-Harrold staff. We apologize in advance if a game goes offline, but it is out of our hands if technical difficulties occur at the host site. 

School Facility Usage-UPDATED

Friday, June 26, 2020



With the South Dakota High School Activities Association ending the “dead period” on June 1, the Highmore-Harrold School District has decided to allow the use of our facilities on a limited basis, and with strict guidelines regarding how the facility can be accessed, who can access it, and what time the facility will be available for access.  Please keep in mind, our facility use is on a voluntary basis: no athletic program is requiring student-athletes to participate in summer activities.  Below are some of our protocols that will govern facility use:

·       Any person who is experiencing a temperature greater than 100 degrees, is showing signs of illness, or has been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 shall not use school district facilities or participate in workout sessions. 

·       Parents will be required to sign a waiver for their children before their child can access any school district facility.  18 year old students will be allowed to sign their own waiver.  The waiver can be downloaded here, or picked up from the high school office on Monday or Tuesday before noon.  Participants must present the signed waiver upon entrance to their first workout session.

·       Public use of our facilities will be limited to the times when coaches or school district personnel are supervising the facilities, will be subject to the same protocols of the student athletes, and can be restricted by coach preference.

·       Participants: *Up to 50 participants, including the coach, will be allowed per indoor workout area.  Up to 50 participants for outdoor workouts.

·       Schedules: Participating coaches will work with their athletes to schedule workouts that work for both parties.

·       Hydration: Use of facility water fountains is *allowed.  Participants *are encouraged to bring their own full water bottles, and cannot share with others under any circumstances.

·       Attire: Locker room usage is prohibited.  All participants must come dressed for their workout, but will be allowed to change shoes upon entrance.  No outside equipment (balls, weights, etc.) will be allowed in the facility.

·       Gym/weight room entrance: Students will enter the building through the north door between the high school and the ag shop only.  All people (coaches and student-athletes) who enter the building *are encourged to wear a mask or a cloth face-cover that covers their mouth and nose.

·       Pre-workout/contact screening: All coaches and participants of the workout session will be screened upon entrance.  Coaches and participants will answer a questionnaire and will have their temperature checked.  A temperature greater than 100.4 degrees will prohibit participation.  If the coach is prohibited from participating due to temperature, then the session will be cancelled. 

·       Post-screening: Once participants pass the screening and are cleared to participate, they can remove their mask or face-cover for the session.  Participants will immediately wash their hands with soap and warm water and will apply hand sanitizer before they go to their workout area.  The school district will supply both the soap and hand sanitizer.

·       Workout session: Participants will follow the instructions provided by their workout supervisor.  All workout equipment will be disinfected by the participant upon completion of use.  The school district will supply the disinfectant. 

·       Any violation of protocols could result in suspension from using the facilities.

2024 Highmore-Harrold School District
415 Iowa Ave South, PO Box 416
Highmore, SD 57345
High School (605) 852-2275
Elementary (605) 852-2276
Fax (605) 760-8449

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