Pierre School Board Election Results

Two Positions Available - June 8th, 2021

Paul M. Giovanetti - 289
Bree Oatman - 384
Lindsay Potts Strohfus - 555
Dennis R James - 903
Randy Hartmann - 982

Dennis R James and Randy Hartmann unofficially declared winners.
Offical canvass of election results on June 14, 2021 at Pierre School Board meeting.

21-22 Student Registration - Opens July 1st

Student Registration for the 21-22 school year is open. Please see our 21-22 Pierre School District Student Registration page for more details on registering your child, or children, for school this year.

21-22 Student Pictures

T.F. Riggs High School - Order Link

  • Seniors - August 4th - 8:00am to 1:00pm
  • Juniors - August 5th - 8:00am to 1:00pm
  • Sophomores - August 5th - 8:00am to 1:00pm
  • Freshman - August 6th - 8:00am to 1:00pm
  • New Students - August 6th - 8:00am to 1:00pm

Georgia Morse Middle School - Order Link

  • 8th Grade - August 9th - 8:00am to 1:00pm
  • 7th Grade - August 10th - 8:00am to 1:00pm
  • 6th Grade - August 11th - 8:00am to 1:00pm

Buchanan Elementary School - Order Link

  • August 10th - 8:00am to 3:00pm

Jefferson Elementary School - Order Link

  • August 11th - 8:00am to 3:00pm

Kennedy Elementary School - Order Link

  • August 9th - 8:00am to 3:00pm


The Pierre School District uses SchoolMessenger for phone and email notifications to families. Please be sure to provide your contact information to your school in order to receive SchoolMessenger notifications.

Student/Parent Portal

The Pierre School District offers parents the option to sign up for access to the Infinite Campus Parent Portal. Access allows parents to complete their child's annual school registration online, and monitor their child's school records anywhere at any time.

EZ SchoolPay

The EZ School Pay system is a great way to manage your child's school meal purchases. Please see the links to below for more information on how to sign up for an EZ School Pay account, and how the web-based program works.

T.F. Riggs Governor

The T.F. Riggs Governor is a student created school newspaper containing current student news, information, and happenings throughout T.F. Riggs High School. The Governor is published monthly, and can be found by clicking on the link below.


OverDrive is an online book service offered by your school library that lets you borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from a digital collection. All you need to get started with free digital titles from OverDrive is an internet connection and a T.F. Riggs student ID.

Social Media

Stay up-to-date with the latest happening from around the district via the following social media sites.

Thank you for visiting the Pierre School District.

The Pierre School District prides itself on the quality of education it provides to children of the Pierre area. The teachers and support staff of the Pierre School District are of the highest caliber. Our students have great opportunities to learn and grow as a result of dedicated educators, directors, coaches, and quality programs and courses. As a district we take pride in our school and community. If you have any questions regarding the Pierre School District, please contact our Administrative Offices. We would like to hear from you!

Contact Us

  • Phone

    (605) 773-7300


    (605) 773-7304

  • Mailing Address

    Pierre School District
    211 South Poplar Ave.
    Pierre, SD 57501

    Link to Google Map of Pierre School District Administrative Offices