Board Information

Chapter 1-45 of the South Dakota Codified Laws
Accreditation of schools; standards and requirements for teacher preparation and certification; and content standards for elementary and secondary schools
Attached to the Department of Education
Seven members appointed by the Governors with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Term of Appointment:
Four years expiring on December 31

Frequency of Meetings:
At least four times annually

Are Members Allowed to Call into Meetings:

Contact Info:

Mission Statement:
As educational leaders, we will take a prominent role advocating a dynamic quality education for each student in South Dakota. (Developed Sept. 29, 1995, updated May 11, 2020.)