The Sioux Falls School District 49-5 conducted its annual Election in conjunction with the City of Sioux Falls on April 12, 2016. The polls were open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

The City and the District contract with the Minnehaha County Auditor to tabulate results. The Ballots were counted at the Minnehaha County Administration Building, 415 North Minnesota Avenue.

The Sioux Falls School District Annual Election - Official Returns

For a position on the Sioux Falls School District School Board (two Members to be Elected).

With 67 of 67 Precincts Counted:

Candidate Votes Cast % of Votes
Peter Vaughn Pischke 1,023 5.62
Randy Dobberpuhl 3,420 18.80
Carly R. Reiter 4,522 24.85
Kent Alberty 6,944 38.16
Dianna Stelling 2,288 12.57

The Returns will be canvassed at the School Board Meeting to be held Monday, April 14, 2016 at which time the returns become official.

Returns by Vote Center

    Peter Vaughn Pischke Randy Dobberpuhl Carly R. Reiter Kent Alberty Dianna Stelling
1-2 St. Mark's Lutheran Church 7 70 68 133 35
1-3 O'Gorman High School 13 52 100 148 42
1-4, 5 Active Generations 23 53 52 123 47
1-6 Sunnycrest United Methodist Church 17 44 92 124 54
1-8 Kuehn Park Community Center 13 56 68 94 35
1-9 Peace Lutheran Church 22 59 82 147 58
1-10 Sioux Falls First Church 17 40 80 85 37
1-11 First Evangelical Free Church 23 69 106 157 56
1-12 Crosswalk Community Church 5 4 13 17 5
1-13 Central Baptist Church 6 15 20 21 14
1-14 Central Baptist Church 4 19 18 23 12
1-15 First Evangelical Free Church* 0 0 0 0 0
1-16 Central Baptist Church 5 10 19 17 4
1-17 R.F. Pettigrew Elementary School 23 54 45 64 37
1-18 Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church* 0 0 0 0 0
2-1 VFW Post 628 17 100 133 252 53
2-2 Ronning Branch Library 26 129 178 288 52
2-3 Morningside Community Center 15 110 76 168 28
2-4 Church of the Holy Apostles 18 38 56 93 30
2-6 Westminster Presbyterian Church 21 120 96 157 47
2-7 Lord of Life Lutheran Church 19 90 108 148 53
2-8 Avera Prince of Peace Retirement 14 88 105 183 51
2-9 Gloria Dei Lutheran Church 11 70 108 195 57
2-10 Faith Baptist Fellowship Hall 11 44 65 106 16
2-11 Faith Baptist Fellowship Hall 13 71 116 173 34
2-12 Linwood Wesleyan Church 11 33 44 67 16
2-13 Linwood Wesleyan Church 7 54 63 91 15
2-14 John Harris Elementary School 23 127 170 257 57
2-15 Faith Baptist Fellowship Hall* 0 0 0 0 0
3-5, VP4 Sioux Falls Arena 7 18 50 68 36
3-6 Augustana Lutheran Church 19 25 56 54 38
3-7 Oyate Community Church 13 52 61 95 44
3-8 Trinity Baptist Church 10 46 38 76 15
3-9 Girl Scouts Dakota Horizons 16 31 48 64 41
3-10 Memorial Middle School 23 106 148 160 48
3-11 Church at the Gate 15 60 86 120 33
3-12, VP6 Maricar Community Center 6 31 66 86 43
3-14 Career Technical Education Academy 9 34 44 49 28
3-15 St. Michael's Catholic Church 22 64 108 151 41
3-16 Memorial Middle School 11 56 53 81 23
3-17 Prairie West Library 23 62 73 102 34
4-1 Sioux Falls Main Library 32 81 112 154 53
4-2 Emmanuel Baptist Church 8 29 52 81 35
4-3 Terry Redlin Elementary School 21 27 31 51 37
4-4 Wesley United Methodist Church 12 27 42 59 29
4-5 Fire Station #7 10 15 29 45 29
4-6 Laura B. Anderson Elementary School 13 5 27 22 11
4-7, 8, VP2 Kenny Anderson Community Center 32 78 117 174 57
4-9 Grace Lutheran Church 26 31 59 87 50
4-10 St. Lambert's Catholic Church 31 45 70 99 31
4-11 Wild Flower Presbyterian Church 29 108 126 156 58
4-12 Hilltop United Methodist Church 23 62 84 113 33
5-1, 2 First Lutheran Church 17 52 63 92 42
5-3 Zion Lutheran Church 5 16 27 51 32
5-4 Dakotabilities 15 61 74 102 32
5-6 Hope Lutheran Church 29 69 82 163 49
5-7 All Souls Church 18 55 57 111 26
5-8 Instructional Planning Center 22 107 93 151 33
5-9 Our Saviour's Lutheran Church 7 18 25 45 15
5-10 First Presbyterian Church 19 42 56 85 35
5-11 Volunteers of America 3 24 29 56 27
5-12 Instructional Planning Center 15 40 72 117 29
5-13 Instructional Planning Center 17 62 69 130 34
5-14 Christ the King Church 7 61 58 102 41
5-15 Sioux Falls Main Library 6 6 14 18 12
5-17 Asbury United Methodist Church 25 46 71 130 39
5-18 Faith Family Church 23 49 71 113 50
  Total 1,023 3,420 4,522 6,944 2,288

Turnout of 12,828 (11.33%) Registered Voters of 113,264 for the 2016 Joint City/School Election

*Precinct outside School District Boundaries

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