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The Menno School District is located in the southeast corner of South Dakota. The community of Menno is approximately 65 miles SW of Sioux Falls or 35 miles NW of Yankton. The city of Menno has a population of over 600. The district covers more than 160 square miles of rural South Dakota. 

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.

Our School Vision
Our students will become productive members of society and lifelong learners.

Our School Mission

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.


Student/Parent Grades --Student/Parent DDNCampus login


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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

2020-2021 Calendar .pdf
6/29/2020 12:53 PMWek, Sheila
Physical exam form 2020-2021.pdf
5/5/2020 10:31 AMWek, Sheila
student supply list.doc
7/21/2020 11:27 AMWek, Sheila


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) Security Division has prepared a document covering security best practices for K-12 School Districts.

K-12 Security Considerations.pdf

NFHS Announcement.pdf
1/7/2020 2:57 PMSieverding, Martin

Activities for the week:







Menno High School Home Athletic Events move to NFHS Network
Click here for details

The 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


The Menno School District has made every reasonable attempt to insure that webpages are educationally sound and do not contain links to any questionable material or anything that can be deemed in violation of the Menno School District Acceptable Use Policy.