The Garretson School District is located in the southeast part of South Dakota approximately 20 minutes northeast of Sioux Falls just north of I-90 and covers over eighty-eight square miles along the Minnesota border. Garretson has a population of 1165.
The Garretson School District serves approximately 207 elementary students, 134 middle school students, 134 high school students and 2 alternative school pupils. With a professional staff comprised of a Superintendent, 6-12 Principal, K-5 Principal and 33 teachers, the school has a 1:15 teacher–to-student ratio.
The preschool-12 facility is fully accredited by the South Dakota Department of Education and Cultural Affairs. The Garretson School District is a member of
Technology in Education (TIE) and the Prairie Lakes Educational Cooperative.
South Dakota Department of Education Distinguished School District!
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Welcome to Garretson School District 49-4
505 2nd, Box CGarretson, SD 57030FAX (605) 594-3443
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Business Office Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Superintendent-Activities Director - Guy Johnson
Phone (605) 594-3451 Ext 102
Business Manager - Rod Fischer
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 101
Business Secretary - Kyla Meyer
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 103
High School Principal - Chris Long
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 104
MS/HS Guidance Counselor Stephanie Danielsen
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 107
MS/HS Attendance Coordinator Jo McClure
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 120
Elementary Principal - Teresa Johnson
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 111
Elementary Secretary/Elem Attendance Clerk - Norinda Sandbulte
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 112
Elementary Guidance Counselor - Janie Lundberg
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 113
Technology Coordinator - Liz Bennett
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 5
Kitchen - Christina, Joleen, or Sheila
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 6
Maintenance - Gary Hanson
Phone -(605) 594-3451 Ext 7
Transportation or Busing - Dave Gaddis
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Garretson School District 49-4 does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its educational programs,
activities employment opportunities. For assistance with civil rights
related questions or concerns, please contact Chris Long, the 504 and Title IX
coordinator at PO box C, Garretson, SD 57030 or call (605) 594-3451 or the
Office of Civil Rights, US Dept of Education, One Petticoat Lane, 1010 Walnut
St., 3rd floor, Suite 320, Kansas City, MO 64106
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