The district serves approximately 280 students in grades PreK-12. Maxwell and Jamesville Hutterite Colonies fall within the Menno District. In addition to academic classes, the school offers several sports including football, basketball, volleyball, track, and cross country. Vocal and instrumental music, as well as drama, FFA, and FCCLA, are a few of the other options available to students.
Classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards and each student in Grades 2-12 has their own device to use. High School students are able to have their laptop with them 24X7. Technology plays an important part in the education of students at Menno Public Schools with teachers and students using the available tech tools to teach, learn, and collaborate.
The students, staff, school board, and the community at large will work together to develop and maintain high academic standards and strong co-curricular activities enabling students to become productive members of society and lifelong learners.
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Current Info./Coming Events:
"Welcome Back" letter from the Menno Public School
Menno Back To School Plan 2020.pdf
Laptop Information Video
The first day of school will be Tuesday, August 18.
Menno Public School will be dismissed at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, Aug. 18, and Wednesday, August 19.
Teacher In-Service Days--August 12, 13, and 17
**Reminder that sports form packets need to be turned in to the coaches before practice begins.
Physicals---those students that need physicals this year will be 6th graders and new students in grades 7-12 enrolled at Menno Public School. Any students not getting a physical will still need to complete the Interim Pre-Participation Health History Form. Due to Covid-19, the SDHSAA waived the physical requirement for this year only if students had a physical last year at the same school they will attend in the fall.
High School Football--practice starts on August 6. Click on the file below for the practice schedule.
2020 Practice Game Schedule.pdf
Jr. High Football--practice starts August 10--click on the file above for practice times
High School Volleyball--practice starts August 13
Cross Country--practice starts August 13
Jr. High Volleyball--practice starts August 17
IMMEDIATE EMPLOYMENT OPENINGS:
The Menno School is looking for a fulltime custodian. Hours vary between 40 and 60 hours a week with time and a half overtime rate paid for hours worked over 40. Benefits: single health plan paid, state retirement, sick and personal leave, vacation, and paid holidays. Apply by sending an application to Tom Rice, Superintendent Menno School District, PO Box 346, Menno SD 57045. More information can be obtained by calling 605-387-5161. EOE
The Menno School is looking for a part-time kitchen assistant. Will work between 12 to 24 hours a week on average. Send applications to Tom Rice, Superintendent, Menno School District, PO Box 346, Menno SD 57045. More information can be obtained by calling 605-387-5161. EOE
The Menno School is looking for folks interested in helping out by becoming Substitute Teachers and/or Substitute Bus Drivers. For information call 605-387-5161. EOE
2020-2021 Athletic Schedules
Master HS Schedule 2020-2021.pdf
Master JH Schedule 2020-2021.pdf
Sites for learning at home:
The Bureau of Information Telecommunications (BIT) https://bit.sd.gov/ Security Division has prepared a document covering security best practices for K-12 School Districts.
K-12 Security Considerations.pdf
Activities for the week:
2020 Menno High School Graduation links below:
or on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSApGIx0cKw
Menno School District 33-2 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 Supt. Tom Rice, the 504 and Title IX
coordinator at PO Box 346, Menno, SD 57045 or call 605-387-5161 or the
Office of Civil Rights, US Dept of Education, One Petticoat Lane, 1010 Walnut
St., 3rd floor, Suite 320, Kansas City, MO 64106