Erica Svatos
For the month of June, Andes Central will provide a free lunch at the school Monday-Friday from Noon-12:45pm for any child 18 years and younger. Meals will be carry out only. Please use the Commons Door #4 which is on the east side of the building. Go to the website/mobile app for more information or click on the link. https://5il.co/gt2e
about 17 hours ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder will be cooping with Platte-Geddes for Competitive Cheer/Dance this fall. Any 7-12 grade student is eligible to try out. For more info, contact the HS Principal’s Office at 487-7671 by Friday, June 5. Camps will be held in June, so contact us as soon as possible.
4 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congrats to the 8th Grade Graduates from Lakeview Colony who had graduation on May 19th. Go to the news section of the website/mobile app for more information or click on the link. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/article/250691?org=andes-central
10 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central FFA members participated in a virtual online State FFA CDE contest May 6th & 7th. Congrats to Bradley Dangel who received 1st place! Read the full story in the news section of the website/mobile app.
11 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today we have the AC/DC Cheer Athletic Awards. Go to the News Section of the website/mobile app or click on this link to take you to the awards page. Congrats to all our athletes! https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/page/graduation--23
11 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today we have the AC/DC Wrestling Athletic Awards posted. Go to the news section of the website/mobile app or click on this link which takes you to Graduation & Awards. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/page/graduation--23
12 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Reminder: No learning packets will be sent out this week. All school books, laptops, and homework must be turned in by Thursday, May 21st. Thank you for all of your hard work and cooperation with Andes Central School during this time. Have a safe & happy summer!
12 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Graduation will be starting shortly. You can watch our live stream from the website by clicking on the Graduation Banner on the top of the page or visit Andes Central School Facebook page. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/page/graduation--23
14 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today we honor Angelina Wade with her Senior Spotlight and the AC/DC Boys Basketball Athletic Awards. Be sure to check it out on the website/mobile app or click on the link. Congrats! https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/news
15 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the rain forecast, Andes Central will have graduation in the Main Gym & Feather Ceremony in the Auxiliary Gym on Saturday. Please read the attached info or go to the News Section of the website/mobile app for details. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/news
16 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today we are honoring Ryan Black Bear with his Senior Spotlight and the Girls Basketball Athletic Awards. Go to the News Section of the website or mobile app to check it out! https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/news
16 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today, Andes Central is honoring Jaeson Garcia with his Senior Spotlight and the Football Athletic Awards. Go to the News Section of the website/mobile app to read more or click on the link. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/news
17 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today Andes Central is honoring Tyler Swanson with his Senior Spotlight and Cross Country Athletic Awards. Go to the News Section of the Website or Mobile App to see the latest news. Congrats!
18 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Since we couldn't come together for the AC/DC Athletic Awards, you can find highlights/awards on our website & mobile app under the News Section. We will be highlighting one sport each day & today is Volleyball. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/o/andes-central/news
19 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
We will be honoring the Andes Central Seniors throughout the week with their Senior Spotlight! Check out our website or mobile app under the News Section. Congrats Senior Class of 2020! 🎓
19 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Next week, we will be celebrating graduation of our Andes Central Seniors! Please read the information attached in regards to graduation or go to the website/mobile app for updates. More info to come next week! https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/article/244741?org=andes-central
22 days ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Thank you nurse Terri for taking care of all of us!
24 days ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
May 4-8, 2020 is Teacher Appreciation Week. Thank you teachers for your dedication to educate and inspire the students of Andes Central School!
26 days ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congrats to our very own Librarian, Brenda Dehaan who was featured in the April 2020 Online Zebra! This is a newsletter for SD teachers with the latest news from the Dept of Ed & features a teacher every month! Thanks for all you do! https://doe.sd.gov/pressroom/zebra/20/April/
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Reminder: Weekly learning packets will continue through the end of the school year for students. Please remember to turn in your student's packets when work has been completed. Please contact the school if you have any questions. Thank you.
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Reminder: Andes Central School will not be providing meals on Friday, April 10th & Monday, April 13th due to the Easter Holiday. Have a safe & Happy Easter!
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The SDHSAA made the decision that all remaining events for 2019-2020 school year have been cancelled due to the school closures/COVID-19.
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School will continue to provide meals for any child 18 years and younger through May 21st. We won't be providing meals on Friday, 04/10/20 and Monday, 04/13/20 for the Easter Holiday. Please contact the school with any questions.
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Per the Governor's recommendation, Andes Central School will be closed through the rest of the school year due to COVID-19. We will continue to provide weekly learning packets that parents will need to return to the school each week. Packets will be provided through May 21st.
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to Anna Marie Medicine Horn for being Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week! You can see her interview on KDLT or by clicking on the link below: https://www.dakotanewsnow.com/content/news/Scholar-of-the-Week--AnnaMarie-Medicine-Horn-569250591.html?jwsource=cl
about 1 month ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central is here for you during this time away from school due to COVID-19. If your student needs to talk to someone, please call the school or email one of our counselors as we have resources available for you.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
This is a reminder that Andes Central will continue to run our food service program and student learning packets. Please turn in last week's packets and pick up your student's work for this week. If your student has a library book please return in a plastic bag. Thank you.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
To stay up to date on our school closure/COVID-19 Plan, please go to our website https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us or download our mobile app. Staff can be contacted by calling the school at 487-7671or emails can be found on the website under Menu-Staff.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School will be closed through May 1st per the Governor's recommendation due to COVID-19. We will continue to provide our food service program & student packets during this time. Please contact the school if you have any questions.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the COVID-19 health concerns, the Andes Central Weight Room/Fitness Center will be closed until further notice. Thank you.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
During the Andes Central School closure, we will be providing a free meal program for any child 18 years and younger, as well as learning packets for PK-12th grade AC students. Please contact the school with any questions or go to our website/mobile app for updates. Thank you.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central will also be providing weekly learning packets for students PK-12th grade to be picked up by parents/students beginning Monday, March 23rd at the main entrance from 11:30am-3pm. Parents will also be able to contact teachers by email or calling the school.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Per the governor's recommendation concerning COVID-19, school will be closed March 23rd-27th. Free meals will be provided Monday-Friday from 11:30am-Noon for any child 18 yrs and under. Please go to our website or mobile app for details on this program - Menu-ACS COVID-19 Plan.
2 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
This is a reminder that school will be closed March 16-20. The weight room will also be closed Monday March 16-Tuesday, March 17, so that it can be cleaned. Those who have weight room memberships won't be able to use it during this time. Thank you.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School will be closed next week, March 16th-20th per recommendation from Govenor Noem. Classes will resume on Monday, March 23rd.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
All Andes Central student events/trips that were scheduled for March 14th-March 20th have either been cancelled or postponed. Please refer to the events section of our website or mobile app for updates to student events. Please contact the school if you have questions. Thank you.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
More pictures from Waterlily Week at Andes Central School. Earl Bullhead speaking to students & the National Guard demonstrating team building.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central had presenters at the school during Waterlily Week. Pictured here-Jackie Bird, Bobby Jones, and JoMarie Garcia.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
On Tuesday, Mrs. Lhotak took 8th grade girls to Mitchell for the Women in Science Conference @ MTI. Some of the businesses/careers they learned about was Avera Occupational Therapy, Northwestern Energy, Animal Science, Horizen Health, SD BIT, LPN, and Radiology Services.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
A letter was sent home with Andes Central students today in regards to the Coronavirus. If you have any questions please contact the school or go to covid.sd.gov for more information. Thank you.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Don't forget to set your clocks ahead one hour tonight for Daylight Savings Time!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The 1st Grade Classrooms got to enjoy Green Eggs & Ham yesterday in honor of Dr. Seuss Day!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Yesterday, Andes Central send students to the 4th-6th Grade Choir Festival in Mitchell. Pictured Back Row L-R Adara Hopkins, Lexi Schoenfelder, and Sutton Stluka; Front Row L-R Mila Hopkins, Tyson Cournoyer, and Luke Dangel. Great Job AC Choir!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC had a Pep Rally for the Boys to cheer them on to victory tonight vs Kimball/White Lake. Good Luck Thunder!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Celebrating Read Across America Day/Dr Seuss Day at Andes Central!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder Boys Basketball team will be hosting Kimball/White Lake tonight in Lake Andes @ 7pm for the Region 6B Tournament. Come out to support Thunder Basketball!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today is Read Across America Day/Dr. Seuss Day. Andes Central PK-12 grade students will be participating by reading books to each other. In addition to reading Dr. Seuss books, the reading promotion's new focus is on diverse books. Watch for more pictures throughout the day!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Bradley Dangel, Keeva Weddell, and Riley Boettcher represented Andes Central at the SDSU Honor Band today!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The MS boys basketball team ended their season with a tournament in Avon today. Congrats on a great year AC/DC Thunder!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC ended National FFA Week w/a Kiss the Pig Contest. Staff & students participated & the person with the most money in their bucket got to kissing a pig! Amy Slaba & Seth Stluka were the lucky winners! 🐖Thanks for all who participated & helped AC FFA raise money for their club!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today for FFA Week was Hat Day! Anyone who wore a hat donated $1 to Andes Central FFA.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Here's more pictures of the 4th graders at the Jump Rope Assembly yesterday.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Yesterday, Andes Central Elementary students had the opportunity to watch 4th & 5th Graders at a Jump Rope Assembly. Pictured here are the 5th graders performances.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Today Andes Central Students celebrated National FFA Week with Barnyard Olympics. Ev​ents included Dummy Roping, Post Pounding, Bale Stacking, Nail Pounding and Chore Dressing.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to Marin Bultje who received 2nd place & Mila Hopkins who received 3rd Place at the Regional Spelling Bee in Burke yesterday! All of our students did a great job! To read the full story, go to the News Section of the website/Mobile App or our Facebook page.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
We are continuing to celebrate National FFA Week with Western Day! 🤠
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congrats to the AC/DC GBB team with their win last night over Platte/Geddes! They will advance to the Quarter Finals @ Kimball/White Lake @ 7pm. Good Luck Lady Thunder!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Last week the Preschoolers were learning about the letter "P", so they got to wear pajamas to school on Friday. Pictured here is Mrs. Harrington's Preschool Class.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central students went to the Instrumental Contest in Chamberlain last week. To read the full story go to the News Section of the website or your mobile app.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central is celebrating National FFA Week by wearing their FFA jackets yesterday, to driving their tractors to school today.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The Preschool class visited Mrs. Petrik's Nutrition & Wellness Class last week and made their own little pizza's. Thank you to HS students Tyler Swanson, Emma Hofer-Stotz, Jaeson Garcia, Nolan Black Cloud, and Cade Faulkner for showing the preschoolers how to cook!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School's FFA Chapter is celebrating National FFA Week with events throughout the week. Pictured L-R: Abigail Svatos, Riata, Bultje, Seth Stluka, Avery Schacht, Cole Bergin, Mason Olson, Bradley Dangel, and Walker Hubers.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Quinn Ashes competed at Region Wrestling in Winner on Saturday. Great job representing AC/DC Thunder!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
We had a great turn out yesterday with Muffins for Mom's and Grandma's! Thank you to all who came for breakfast and classroom activities!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Don't forget to join us tomorrow, February 21st at Andes Central Elementary School for Muffins for Mom's and Grandma's. The fun will begin at 8am in the Commons with breakfast followed by activities in your child's classroom until 9am. See you there!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Doyle Johnson's Government/Senior Class went to the State Capitol in Pierre today. Pictured: Representative Finck, Larry Lucas, Doyle Johnson, Tyler Swanson, and Representative Qualm.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
There is a 2020 Spring VB Skills Camp available for girls 6th-12th grade on February 29th & March 1st. Find out more information on the attached flyers. Please contact Coach Erin Knudsen with any questions.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Update to tonight's GBB Game @ Parkston 02/18/2020: JV @ 6:15pm / V @ 7:45pm. Bus will leave LA @ 5pm.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to Ty Garcia, Carlin Hopkins, and Mason Stone who made it to the State Middle School Wrestling Tournament in Pierre on Saturday. Ty came away with 4th place in his division. Great Job Thunder!
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Update to Basketball Schedule: Monday, 02/17/20-JV/V BBB vs Parkston @ DC 6:30pm, Bus leaves LA @ 5:30pm; JV/V GBB Practice @ DC 4pm, Bus leaves LA @ 3:30pm; No MS BBB practice; Tuesday, 02/18/20-JV/V GBB @ Parkston 6:30pm, bus leaves LA @ 5pm.
3 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
While you are at P/T Conferences today or tomorrow, please stop by to see the Science Fair Projects & the Educational Suitcase from the Native Studies Class. You can also go to the News Section of the Website for the full story on these projects. Thank you for your support!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the weather forecast, we will have a 10am start tomorrow, February 13th. P/T Conferences will be held as scheduled. Thank you.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to the Andes Central Spelling Bee Winners! 1st & 2nd Place winners will advance to the Missouri Valley Regional Spelling Bee in Burke on February 26th. For the full story, go to the news section of the website. Great job AC students!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the weather conditions, there will be no After School Program and no Athletic Practices after school today, February 12th.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School will be holding P/T Conferences on Thursday 02/13/20 from 4-7pm and Friday, 02/14/20 from 8-11am. A meal will be provided on Thursday after you meet with your child's teachers. Students will not have school on Friday, 02/14/20 and Monday, 02/17/20.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Attn: Parents of AC MS/HS Students: Andes Central School would like you to participate in a Family Engagement Survey that is from the Dept of Ed. Please click on the link below & follow the instructions. Survey is due by February 19th. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ACHS_Family
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
DH BB Schedule Update vs Marty @ Lake Andes: JV Girls @ 4pm/JV Boys @ 5:15pm/V Girls @ 6:30pm/V Boys @ 8pm
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Tomorrow, February 11th Andes Central MS/HS Students will be holding their Science Fair. The public is welcome to stop by from 2:30pm-3:30pm in the Auxiliary Gym to see what projects these students have been working on. Juice and cookies will be served.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Wednesday, February 5th was World Read Aloud Day. This day was established in 2010 to promote reading & writing as a human right around the world. PK-12th grade Andes Central Students participated by partnering in the library to read aloud. Thank you to all who participated!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Update to tonight's DH Basketball schedule vs Colome @ Dakota Christian: JV GBB @ 4:30pm (2 quarters only) / JV BBB @ 5:15pm / V GBB @ 6:30pm / V BBB @ 8pm
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
February 3-7, 2020 is National School Counseling Week. Thank you to Mrs. Humphrey & Mrs. Lhotak for all you do for the students of Andes Central School!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central High School Students will not be attending the vocal contest in Kimball tomorrow, February 5th.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central Elementary had a Food Drive from December to January. The Student Council delivered 624 food items to the LA Food Pantry. Ms. Hemeyer & Miss Wieman's classes had the most donations, so they will be awarded with root beer floats. Thank you to all who donated!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
FCCLA is having a Little Caesars Pizza fundraiser that starts today through February 18th. Please contact an FCCLA Student or their Advisor, Mrs. Petrik to place your order.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
We had a great turn out this morning with Donuts for Dads & Grandpa's! They had breakfast, then went to their child's classroom for activities. Thank you to everyone who came in with their students!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central FCCLA Chapter traveled to Mitchell for their Region III Meeting on 01/22/20. 19 members participated. 3 groups advanced to the State Leadership Conference in April. Congrats to all who participated & Good Luck at State! Read the full story under our News Section.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
More pictures from the Delta Dental Presentation yesterday with the 3rd grade
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Delta Dental stopped by Andes Central School yesterday to give a presentation to the elementary students about dental health. Here's some pictures from the 1st Grade Classroom.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to the Andes Central Quiz Bowl Team as they took 2nd place at the Q107 Quiz Bowl competition in Mitchell. (L-R) Demetrius Horned Eagle​, Riley Boettcher, Baylee Johnson​, Emma Hofer-Stotz, and Avery Schacht won $500 to be used for the Quiz Bowl program. Great Job!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Update to BB Schedule: Monday-01/20/20-MS BBB vs Parkston @ DC, bus leaves @ 3pm from AC; JV/V Boys & Girls will have practice @ AC-4pm; Tuesday-01/21/20-DH BB @ Corisca-JV Girls @ 4pm/JV Boys @5:15pm/V Girls @6:30pm/V Boys @ 8pm
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The Quiz Bowl Competition that was scheduled for Saturday, has been moved to Monday, January 20th. Students will need to be at the school by 7:15am. Good Luck Andes Central!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the weather forecast, there will be no school tomorrow, January 17th. The MS BBB game scheduled for tomorrow in Gregory has also been cancelled. Thank you.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School District has job openings for the following positions. If interested, please contact the Superintendent/Business Office. Thank you!
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Mr. Holmes' Ag Mechanics Class is currently working on Virtual Welding. Projects range from small engines, welding, plumbing, concrete work, etc. Students are required to enter in their settings, will be scored on their performance and will be told where they need to improve.
4 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Reminder- the double header tonight is being played in Tripp. JV girls begin play at 4:00 PM. Please note the change in location.
5 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
If you plan to attend the Double Header Basketball game tonight vs TDA in Tripp, they will be serving Arby's Roast Beef Sandwiches. Good Luck tonight Thunder!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Wrestling Schedule for the rest of the week: 12/31/19 4-6pm; 01/02/20 10am-Noon; 01/03/20 10am-Noon; 01/04/20 Weigh in @ 5:30am in room 507. Leave LA @ 6:15am.
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the weather conditions, there will be no basketball & wrestling practice today.
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Reminder for BB Parents & Athletes: DH BB Game @ Gayville-Volin today. Bus leaves @ 2pm. Practice for next week Dec 30-Jan 3: MS/JV/V GBB Practice @ AC 4-6pm; MS/JV/V BBB Practice @ DC 4-6pm; NO MS BBB Practice on 12/30/19, JV/V Only.
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School would like to wish you a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year! School will resume on Monday, January 6th.
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The January Elementary Newsletter has been posted to the website. You can find it under Menu-Schools-ACE School-Elementary School Newsletter, or follow the link: https://5il.co/bzof
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central's Preschool students has their Christmas Program on Thursday, December 19th. These kids did a wonderful job!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Thank you to Andes Central's National Honor Society students for sponsoring a Toy Drive. These toys were donated to YST Department of Social Services. A big thank you to Mike Dangel for picking up the wooden toys in Springfield.
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Here's some updates from the wrestling team...Apollo Weddell placed 6th @ the Gregory Invitational, Carlin Hopkins placed 5th @ KWLPG Tournament & Quinn Ashes placed 3rd @ KWLPG Tournament. Congratulations to our wrestling team!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Lakeview Colony had their Christmas Program on Wednesday, December 18th. Great job kids!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
New feature on Andes Central School's Website! You can now view and print the calendar events in a calendar format on the website. Go to the events section and click on "See All Events" for the new update. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Huge shout out to the MS/HS Student Council who put on a Food Drive. The items collected will be delivered to the ROCS Office. Thank you to all who donated!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to the Andes Central Quiz Bowl Team! They will compete in the Final 8 on January 18th in Mitchell. Good Luck to Avery Schacht, Riley Boettcher, Emma Hofer-Stotz, Demetrius Horned Eagle, and Bailey Johnson!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Here's some more windows decorated by the Middle School students. Great job!!!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Here's some more windows decorated by the High School Students. Great job!!!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central MS/HS Students competed in a Christmas Window Decorating Contest. We have some very talented students! The HS winner was Mr. Bergeson's Class. The MS winners tied from Mr. Novak & Mrs. Altenburg's Class. Congratulations to all the students who participated!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The November homeroom challenge for MS/HS Students was to make a hoop & stick and compete with other homerooms playing "Ring the Stick" game. Winners were Mrs. Petrik's class in the HS & Mrs. Altenburg's class in the MS. Winners received a "Lunch on Us" prize. Great job everyone!
5 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Friday night was Andes Central Elementary students turn to sing and play in the band. The kids did an awesome job!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Billy Mills shared his story with Andes Central students today. He told them that it is the journey, not the destination that is important. He also encouraged those in attendance to find their dreams and strive to support global diversity. Thank you Billy for your encouraging words.
6 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School's Preschool Program will be Thursday, December 19th @ 2pm in the Music Room. Please check in @ Terri's office before entering the school.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Update to today's BB Schedule, 12/16/19: MS GBB vs Corsica/Stickney @ DC 4pm. One game, so no 6th grade, only 7th/8th grade. Bus leaves @ 3pm. HS GBB practice @ DC & will leave after school. No 7th/8th grade GBB practice today. JV/V BBB practice @ AC, no MS BBB practice today.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Schedule changes for tomorrow, 12/16/19: MS GBB vs Corsica/Stickney has been moved to DC @ 4pm; JV/V Boys Basketball practice will be @ AC; No MS BBB practice.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
We had a great time last night at the MS/HS Christmas Concert! The students had a Christmas Movie Theme Night and they all dressed the part. It was a wonderful performance!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Pictured here are Andes Central students who are involved in the Hearty Helpers 4-H Club awarding 4 teachers with $200 grants. To read more of this story, go to the news section of the website.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Reminder: MS/HS Xmas Concert will be tomorrow, 12/12/19 @ 7:30pm in the aux gym. Elem Xmas Concert will be Friday, 12/13/19 @ 7:30pm in the aux gym. See you there!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The ROCS Office & DSS accepted donations of hats & gloves for students at AC. Pictured accepting the donations of 19 hats & 46 pairs of gloves are Katrina Zephier & Maddy Daugherty, 5th Grade Student Council & Jessica Nielsen-DSS. Thank you to ROCS, DSS, and all who donated!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central's National Honor Society is hosting their annual toy drive. You may drop off your donation tonight, 12/06 at the Lightning of the Christmas Tree on main street or tomorrow, 12/07 at the AC Athletic Boosters Craft Fair in the Aux Gym. Thank you for your support!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Two AC students, along with their teacher Cliff Johnson, are in Washington, DC for the National Student Leadership Conference. Avery Schacht & Riley Boettcher will be involved in Leadership Sessions & Tours, among other activities. Thank you for representing Andes Central!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Please join us for Andes Central's MS/HS Christmas Program on 12/12/19 and ACE Christmas Program on 12/13/19. Both events will be in the auxiliary gym @7:30pm each night.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Don't forget to join us on Saturday, December 7th for the AC Athletic Boosters Craft Fair from 10am-3pm in the Auxiliary Gym. We will have a concessions stand and bake sale.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the weather conditions, the High School Music Festival in Gregory has been cancelled.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the road conditions, we will have a 10am start tomorrow, December 2nd.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
There will be no AC/DC wrestling practice today.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Due to the weather conditions, school will dismiss at 1pm today. There will be no practices and no GBB game today. Thank you.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
There will be NO Middle School Girl's Basketball game at Dakota Christian tonight.
6 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School would like to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! Safe travels this holiday weekend!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Winter weather season is here & AC will send out school closings by phone, text, website, mobile app, Facebook, WNAX, KELO, KTTW, KDLT, & KSFY TV. If you don’t receive a call or text, please contact us. You can also refer to one of the other options for notification. Thank you!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The High School Music Festival scheduled for tomorrow at Gregory has been moved to Monday, December 2nd.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Mark your calendars for the AC Athletic Boosters Craft Fair on Saturday, December 7th from 10am-3pm at the Andes Central School Auxiliary Gym. They will also have a concessions stand and bake sale.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Take time to thank all the individuals that make Andes Central such a great place to work! Dedicated and caring individuals are here every day to make connections with students and families. Thank you for all you do.
6 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
The December Elementary School Newsletter has been posted to the website. You can find it under Menu-Schools-ACESchool-ACE Newsletters or follow this link: https://5il.co/bh56
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The 4th & 5th grade boys & girls basketball practice schedule has been posted on the website. You can find it under Menu-Athletics-Practice Schedules or you can click on the following link: https://5il.co/bfs5
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Middle School students are in Platte for a Band/Choir Festival today. These students have been rehearsing all day with a performance @ 2:30pm. Good Luck Andes Central!!!
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
There will be a Parent/Athlete meeting on Thursday, November 21st @ 8pm in the auxiliary gym for any 9-12th grade boys interested in playing basketball.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The MS GBB schedule has been updated. You can find it on the website under Menu-Documents-Athletic Schedules.
6 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central Junior Class is having a wreath sale. If you would like to place an order, contact a Junior class student, or one of their Advisors, Mr. Holmes, Mrs. Knudsen, or Mr. Cooney by Wednesday, November 20th.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central FCCLA students are having a Krispy Kreme fundraiser that will run through December 13th. Please contact an FCCLA student or their advisor, Amy Petrik, to order.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School participates in an annual reading program where HS students read to Elementary students. Pictured here are HS students with 3rd grade classes. Watch for more information throughout the year to see how Andes Central is expanding on this reading program.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central students who are in US History, Native Studies, and Native American Club got to enjoy a day in Chamberlain today by visiting the Dignity statue and the Alta Lakota Museum.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The MS GBB game vs Burke in Bonesteel has been changed to 6pm tomorrow, 11/14/19.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School celebrated Veteran's Day with a program on Friday, November 8th. Thank you for your service to our country!
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
The 2nd grade class at Andes Central celebrated Veteran's Day by reading the story America's White Table which originated during the Vietnam War as a symbol for remembrance to service members. These students also wrote thank you letters to veterans.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Jared Nesje, CEO of TSP, presented the school board with a check for $10,000 which will be used for new playground equipment. View the full article in the news section of the website.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to Andes Central Students that went to All-State Chorus! Way to represent Andes Central School! (L-R) Apollo Weddell, Riley Boettcher, Avery Schacht, and Jaiden Longe.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Please join us for Andes Central School's Veteran's Day Program tomorrow, 11/08/19 @ 2pm in the Auxiliary Gym. Thank you for your service to our country!
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Can't make it to the AC/DC Thunder Volleyball game tonight in Corsica? Stream it live @ jags.live
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Congratulations to the AC/DC Thunder Volleyball Team on their win last night vs Bon Homme! The team will be traveling to Corsica-Stickney tonight for Quarter Finals @ 6pm. Good Luck Lady Thunder!!!
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder Volleyball will be hosting Bon Homme in our Region 6B Play-In on Monday, 11/04/19 @ 7pm. Good Luck Thunder!
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Attention ACE Parents-You can now find the Elementary School Newsletters on our Website under Menu-Schools-ACE School-Elementary School Newsletters
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central Music Boosters is having their annual fruit sales from October 30th-November 12th. If you would like to place an order, please contact a 6-12th grade AC Band or Chorus student or their teacher, Ms. Woodard.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Congratulations to Isabella Brouwer for her 4th place finish representing Andes Central/Dakota Thunder Cross Country at the State Meet - missing third place by .05 of a second in a real photo finish!
7 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
The ROCS Office & the Department of Social Services are having a Hat & Glove Drive for children ages 6-18. If you would like to participate, please drop off donations at the ROCS Office or Department of Social Services in Lake Andes by December 1st. Hats & Gloves will then be distributed to students in need at Andes Central School.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Darby Krug
Huge shout out to 67 MS/HS students for meeting the 1st quarter incentives! Our first PBIS goals focused on Positive Behavior: students could have no more than two class tardies, and no more than two office referrals. Today, we took these students to Armour for a movie. Thank you Andes students for doing your best!
7 months ago, Darby Krug
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School will be having a Veteran's Day Program on Friday, November 8th @ 2pm in the Auxiliary Gym. Please join us to honor our Veterans.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Practice schedules for MS GBB and 6-12 WR have been posted and can be found on our website under Menu-Documents-Athletic Schedules-Practice Schedules. Please contact the coaches if you have any questions.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Isabella Brouwer will be representing AC/DC Thunder at State Cross Country in Huron on Saturday, October 26th. Good Luck Isabella!
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Attn AC Parents: If you would like your student to participate in the Delta Dental Program, forms are due 11/01/19. If you would like your student to participate in the Flu Shot Program, forms are due 10/30/19. Forms can also be found on our website under Menu-Documents-Parents
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central School Student Council will be having a Cookie Dough Fundraiser from today through November 8th. Please contact a Student Council member or their advisor Doyle Johnson
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Check out our website to see what's been going on at Andes Central. https://www.andescentral.k12.sd.us/ Our mobile app can also keep you up to date. Click on the link to download. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_kl6a5ismGk9TE80HaJ5iTAxDWvo1MPt/view?usp=sharing
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Attention AC/DC Wrestlers & Parents: There will be a meeting for all students grades 6-12, and their parents, who are interested in participating in Wrestling on Tuesday, October 29th. Join us in room 507 from 7-8pm. Refreshments will be provided.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC volleyball schedule change for tonight vs Kimball/WL @ White Lake - 1 MS game @ 4pm, followed by C, JV, V.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central FFA Chapter will be having a Chicken Bingo fundraiser at the Thunder Nation Volleyball Tournament tomorrow, 10/19/19. If you can't make it to the tournament, contact FFA Advisor, Mr. Holmes or an FFA student by the end of today to purchase your bingo block.
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder Volleyball will be hosting our Thunder Nation Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, October 19th at Andes Central School starting @ 9am. Good Luck Lady Thunder!
7 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
There will be a Trunk or Treat in the Andes Central School parking lot on Thursday, October 31st from 4-5:30pm. Please provide a decorated trunk and/or candy. If you would like to participate, please RSVP to Darby Krug.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder Cross Country Team competed at Regions in Scotland on Wednesday, October 16th. Isabella Brouwer qualified for State with 2nd place. Congratulations to all the athletes that competed yesterday & good luck at State Isabella!
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
There has been a schedule change for volleyball tomorrow in Wagner: 7/8 @4pm, 6/7 @ 4:45, C @ 5:30pm, JV @ 6:30pm, V to follow.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder Volleyball is hosting Burke tonight. Watch it live by clicking on the following link: https://youtu.be/1mS3nk6Gz6k
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Andes Central will be having School Picture Retakes on Wednesday, October 23rd @ 1pm for students who need to do retakes or if they missed the first picture day.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
HS Seniors/Parents-Join us for Financial Aid Night on Monday, 10/14/19 from 5:30-7pm at the school, so you can fill out your free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). A letter was mailed detailing the documents you need to bring. Subway sandwiches will be served.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
FCCLA will be at Parent/Teacher Conferences tonight and tomorrow selling popcorn for their fundraiser. If you are interested, please stop by their table, which will be set up near the entrance.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
P/T Conferences will be on Thursday, 10/10/19 from 4pm-7pm & Friday, 10/11/19 from 8am-11am. A free meal will be provided, on Thursday only, after you speak with your child's teacher. No School for students on Friday, 10/11/19 and Monday, 10/14/19.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Update to football schedule today @ Corsica...JV/V leave @ 2:45pm & MS will leave after school. JV vs Burke play @ 4pm; MS vs Corsica/Stickney play @ 5pm, & MS vs Burke play @ 6pm.
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Tonight’s volleyball matchup against Corsica/Stickney will be played at DC beginning with a 7/8 matchup at 4:15, followed by C, JV, and V matches.
8 months ago, Debera Lucas
Darby Krug
​Andes Central Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday October 10th from 4-7:00pm; Soup and Sandwich will be served for those attending. Additional conferences will also be held Friday from 8-11:00a.m. and there will be NO SCHOOL that Friday the 11th.
8 months ago, Darby Krug
Darby Krug
Come out to support the Great Plains Volleyball Tournament, Saturday, October 5th @ 9:00am!
8 months ago, Darby Krug
Darby Krug
HS Seniors/Parents - come to Financial Aid Night on Monday, October 14 from 5:30-7:00 pm to fill out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). A letter will be mailed detailing the documents you need to bring with you. Subway sandwiches will be served.
8 months ago, Darby Krug
Debera Lucas
The Volleyball team travels to Colome tonight. There will be two middle school matches, a JV match and a Varsity match. The first match will start at 4:30.
8 months ago, Debera Lucas
Darby Krug
Slight change for the Live feed....Tonight's Volleyball games will be posted on Facebook Live! Come join us!
8 months ago, Darby Krug
Darby Krug
If you can't come to tonight's volleyball match vs. Menno, check out the following link to watch and cheer on the girls! GO THUNDER! https://youtu.be/vYtB-EUIqAY
8 months ago, Darby Krug
Debera Lucas
Volleyball September 30 vs Menno at Lake Andes will be C, JV, & V starting at 5:15
8 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Thunder Volleyball will be hosting TDA Nighthawks tonight. Watch live by following the link below. https://youtu.be/guUWo1ImElU
8 months ago, Erica Svatos
Darby Krug
The school is working on digitizing our yearbooks. If you have a copy of the below listed years, we would appreciate it if we could borrow them. We would love yearbooks from Andes Central, Ravinia, and Pickstown. Thank you for the help!! Anything before 1953 up to 1994.
8 months ago, Darby Krug
Debera Lucas
Attention Football fans: KWYR Magic 93.7 is planning to air the football game vs. Burke this Friday. It will be on 93.7FM and can also be listened to online at kwyr.com or the KWYR app.
8 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
AC/DC Volleyball will be hosting Scotland tonight. Can't make it to the game & would like to watch it? Click on the following link: https://youtu.be/BA7ngSXrsg8
9 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
School pictures will be taken Thursday, September 19. Packets are being sent home today with students.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
The MS Football Jamboree at SCOTLAND has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 21. Mark your calendars!
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
There will be MS/HS volleyball practice today for those who can safely get to school. The bus will be leaving for DC at 3:15. If you have questions please contact the coaches or the school.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
The Middle School Football Jamboree scheduled for tomorrow in Scotland has been postponed.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
The Thunderhawks will be traveling to Sunshine Bible for a 2:00 game today.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
No school Friday, September 13 due to road conditions.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
Due to the road conditions, there will be no school today, September 12th.
9 months ago, Erica Svatos
Erica Svatos
Middle School Football game vs Colome will be in Lake Andes @ 4:30pm today, 09/09/19. The JV game has been cancelled.
9 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
What a wonderful way to spend a Saturday. First Cross Country meet in Mitchell.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
Go Thunder!
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
This is a reminder that the Strengthening Families Program for parents & youth ages 10-14 will start on 08/29/19 @ 5pm in the AC Commons. A meal will be provided, so contact Erica in the District Office if you will be attending. Check out the News Section for more information.
9 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Come join us at the auction today!
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
Can’t wait to see you at the school auction on Saturday, August 24. It begins at 10:00 AM at the old High School. A large variety of items will be on sale.
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Erica Svatos
Help Andes Central celebrate Homecoming Week August 26th-31st! We have many things going on, so check out the News Section on the website for the Schedule of Events & Dress Up Days for students! Cheer on the Thunder in Volleyball & Cross Country and Thunderhawks in football!
9 months ago, Erica Svatos
Debera Lucas
Welcome to the first day of school!
9 months ago, Debera Lucas
Debera Lucas
Come join the fun on Monday, August 19. There is a School Kick Off Open House from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Make this the best year ever!
10 months ago, Debera Lucas
Darby Krug
Welcome back Andes Central! Let's get this school year started with a HIGH SCHOOL registration day! TOMORROW, Aug 8th, 8am-12pm for 11th and 12th grade; 1pm-4pm for 9th and 10th grade.
10 months ago, Darby Krug