Helping students become responsible, productive, knowledgeable citizens.
PHILOSOPHY The Mobridge-Pollock Middle School is dedicated to its students and committed to meeting the individual needs of young people. Each student is unique in needs, skills, knowledge, initiative and personal responsibility. The staff subscribes to the following beliefs: 1. Middle school students experience distinct developmental stages different from primary and secondary school. 2. The middle school years should be a time for students to explore interests, to build confidence and to develop learning methods that will serve them well in life. 3. The middle school must stress the ability to organize, interpret and apply knowledge in an environment where the student, not the program, is most important. 4. Students need a broad range of experiences that will teach them the diversity of cultures, political systems and people. 5. Students will assume responsibility for their actions and the consequences. There must be a school atmosphere that understands and relates to the physical, emotional, and social and academic need of this group.
Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week and announcing Regional Teachers of the Year
PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed May 7-11 Teacher Appreciation Week in South Dakota.
“When we take the time to really reflect on the vital impact of teachers, one week seems entirely too short a time to set aside to celebrate them,” said Secretary of Education Don Kirkegaard. “Please seek out a teacher this week, whether one of your own or one of your child’s teachers, and say thank you. Then, strive to make that a year-round habit.”
The 43rd Annual Art show took place in Mobridge at Scherr Howe Arena on Saturday April 8 and Sunday April 9th. There were over 500 pieces of art on display in both adult and student divisions. People gathered from all around the area to look and discuss the works of art. See photos by clicking on "Show All News" below and then “Read More.”
Please make plans to attend the Mobridge Annual Area Art Show at the Scherr-Howe Event Center. The Art Show is April 7th & 8th. Come out and see some of the local talent. Please watch for updates on the Mobridge Area Art Show on the new school website.
The Mobridge-Pollock School District is excited about offering the patrons of the school district a new look into our school and communities. We want to encourage you to check out the website often. We want this website to be your go to site for the most up to date information.