Gertie Belle Rogers

National Blue Ribbon School

Tradition of Academic Excellence



***Mark Your Calendar***

Office Opens Wednesday, August 5 7:30 - 4:00
Open House                                        Thursday, August 13  5:00 - 6:00
First Day of School                                Wednesday, August 19 8:15 - 3:15


Message from Vicki Harmdierks, Principal

On behalf of our incredible staff, welcome to Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary School, the home of 446 fantastic students in grades begindergarten through fifth grade. We are proud to be recognized by the South Dakota Department of Education as an Exemplary School in 2012 and 2013 and as a National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education in 2013. Student achievement at Gertie Belle Rogers is high because of the partnerships between parents, community and staff.

If you have any questions, comments, or feedback do not hesitate to contact me at 605 995-3091 or email me at

2014 Teacher of the Year

  Tammy Fuerst


1st/2nd Grade Looping Teacher