- Last Updated: 20 September 2016 20 September 2016
|Dr. Brian Maher, Superintendent||(605) 367-7900|
The Office of the Superintendent is the chief executive office of the School District, providing overall leadership for the school system.
The Superintendent, with the assistance of 2 assistant superintendents, and 6 directors maintains a vital staff and strong curriculum for the K-12 program and early childhood; provides special programs for children of diverse backgrounds and abilities and support services such as transportation, libraries, and counselors; manages 23 elementary schools, 5 middle schools, 3 high schools, an alternative school, a career technical education academy, a project based learning high school, and other related buildings; prepares the annual budget and oversees the fiscal management of the District; is responsible for making policy recommendations and implementing adopted Board policies; and serves as chief liaison with the community-at-large.