Canton School District blue-yellow-dot 800 N. Main St. blue-yellow-dot Canton, SD 57013 blue-yellow-dot Phone: 605-764-2706 blue-yellow-dot FAX: 605-764-2700 blue-yellow-dot Office Hours: 7:30am-4:00pm

The Canton School Board

Canton School District # 41-1
School Board Members

Last Name First Name Address Phone Email
 Dietzenbach  Christal  48349 279th St., Canton, SD   605-214-6606  cdietz69@gmail.com
 Gannon Todd  28243 478th Ave., Canton, SD  605-595-5777  Todd.Gannon@lincolncountyag.com
 Iverson Tanya 933 N. Dakota Ave. Canton, SD  605-530-2107  mtiver@hotmail.com
 Larson, Pres Scott  27805 481st Ave., Canton, SD  320-979-0236  scott.larson@sanfordhealth.org
 Kappenman Robin 602 N. Kimball, Canton, SD 605-366-0576  effie64@hotmail.com
 Otkin, V Pres Josh 1020 N. College St. Canton, SD 605-496-3304  jotkin10@gmail.com
 Skiles Jennifer  600 West Lynn Ave. Canton, SD  605-359-1231  Jennifer.Skiles@hotmail.com

The Role Of The School Board

The Critical Functions of the School Board include the following:

Establish and periodically review district mission and clear goals for the educational system.

Adopt and periodically review district policies.

Provide Leadership to ensure that effective educational Practices are followed in all schools.

Ensure the establishment and maintenance of a district wide system for equitable and effective hiring, evaluation, compensation, and termination of district employees.

Approve all staff appointments and terminations.

Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of district wide and school educational programs.

Evaluate the effectiveness of the superintendent on an ongoing and annual basis.

Ensure the establishment and maintenance of an effective district wide communication system.

Communicate with and respond to the community.

Establish a tax rate that meets the fiscal needs of the district.

Ensure the establishment and maintenance of an appropriate budget.

Monitor and approve the fiscal affairs of the district.

Ensure adequate learning environment, including site acquisition, Facilities, and equipment.{/AF}