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Winner of the Following Awards:
Named one of the Best High Schools by U.S. News & World Report 2014
Exemplary Elementary School (K-6) 2013
Named one of the Best High Schools by U.S. News & World Report 2013               
Exemplary Elementary School (K-6) 2012
Named one of the Best High Schools by U.S. News & World Report 2009
Writing to Win Exemplary School (K-12) 2007  
Blue Ribbon School (K-12) 2006
Writing to Win Exemplary School (K-12) 2006                       
Title 1 Distinguished School (K-6) 2005


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Have a great summer!

Upcoming Events...

July 14 - School Board Meeting 8:00 PM - Click here for the agenda.

July 22 - GBB Varsity Hanson Jamboree in Alexandria

July 28-29 - 7th-12th grade VB Camp in White Lake

August 14 - Volleyball Practice Begins


Congratulations to Devon Munsen who qualified for the State Golf Tournament!

Boys working out in the morning in prep for a great upcoming football season!

                                                                         2013-2014 Senior Projects
Courtney    Collin
Courtney Eimers completed her Senior Project on Photography
and Editing Fine Art Photography. Her research paper was on the history of photography. Courtney also shadowed her mentor, Alexa Brtna,
a professional photographer from Mitchell, who guided her in
editing some fine art photography, which was Courtney's final product.
We would like to thank Alexa Brtna, along with Courtney's presentation judges,
Shelly Fredericksen and Rochelle Fink, Plankinton.
          Collin Borgmann completed his Senior Project by constructing a gun case under the guidance of his mentor, Dave Taylor, Kimball. Collin wrote his research paper on gun control and his final product was the gun case that he built. A special thank you to Collin's mentor, Mr. Taylor,and to the presentation judges, Mark Gillen and Mark Munsen.
Ashley   Jazmyn
Ashley Geyer completed her Senior Project on Childhood Self Esteem.
She wrote her research paper on the same topic, and she shadowed her mentor, School Counselor, Kristen Konechne. Mrs. Konechne is the school counselor for Platte/Geddes and Armour Schools. For her final product, Ashley presented an hour long session on self esteem to the Preschool through 6th grade students in White Lake. A special thanks to Mrs. Konechne, the elementary students and teachers in White Lake, and Ashley's presentation judges, Kris Kieffer and Norma Husman, Kimball.
  Jazmyn Hinker completed her Senior Project on Disabled People in the Workforce. Jazmyn wrote her research paper on the same topic and shadowed several employees at Life Quest in Mitchell under the direction of her mentor, Darla McGuire. Jazmyn also created a presentation board with pictures of some of the jobs that she observed while shadowing at Life Quest. Thank you to her mentor, Darla McGuire, and the other Life Quest employees, as well as Ashley's presentation judges, Linda Dodds and Monica Konechne, Kimball.
Ryan   Noah
Ryan Glissendorf completed his Senior Project on Athletic Training. Ryan's research paper was written on Athletic Training and the Importance of Proper Training. In completing his project, Ryan shadowed his mentor, Jesse Haines, who is a strength and conditioning trainer for Sanford POWER which is located in the Sanford Field House in Sioux Falls. For his final product, Ryan created a booklet depicting exercises for certain injury rehabilitation. We would like to thank his mentor, Jesse Haines, along with Ryan's presentation judges, Dave Pursell and Lance Moeller.   Noah Munsen completed his Senior Project on Rebuilding a Motor. Noah's research paper was written on the history of the automobile and for his project he replaced the head on his grandpa's 250 Chevy pickup and got it running again. Larry Overweg, Kimball, was Noah's mentor who guided him through the project. We would like to thank Larry and Noah's presentation judges, Hayes Niles and Beau Olsen, Plankinton.


Congratulations to Jazmyn Hinker who was honored at the Governors Luncheon in Pierre! Top Seniors from each school are honored annually at this luncheon. Congratulations Jazmyn!

White Lake Students Who Participated at the Academic Festival at DWU on April 2, 2014
Academic Festival 2014
Results from the Academic Festival at DWU:
Jazmyn Hinker tied for 6th place in Literature IV
Ryan Glissendorf won 1st place in Senior Math
Rowan Byrd took 5th place in Literature III
Paige Munsen tied for 5th place in Algebra II
Jesse Kirsch took 6th place in Literature III and 2nd in Algebra II
Breanna Thiry won placed 3rd in Geometry
Will Doering tied for 4th in Accounting I
Todd Kieffer won 1st place in Geometry and took 2nd in American History
Nicole Reuland placed 3rd in Algebra I
White Lake finished in 6
th place overall.

Third Quarter Honor Roll New

2014 Golf Schedule     2014 Track Schedule

Congratulations to the Girls State B Consolation Champs!

Girls Basketball State Tournament

State B Girls Basketball Tournament 2013-14 5th Place

Congratulations to Rowan Byrd! Her short story was chosen as the Honorable Mention for high school in the Witherington Prize for Prose, a contest held annually by the SDSU English Department. There were nearly 1,000 entries from across the state; the Honorable Mention means that Rowan's story was 4th among the entries. Rowan has also been invited to read her story at the SDSU Great Plains Writers' Conference on March 25. Way to go, Rowan!

Congratulations to the Local Science Fair Winners!

Junior High:
1st Place - Cary Beckmann - Does Aspirin Help Plants' Growth?
2nd Place - Chandler Fredericksen and Trajan Anderson - Muffing Sound
3rd Place - Carter Fredericksen and Matthew Fey - Tee Height and Golf Ball Distance
HM - Heather Munsen - Best Soil for Farming

Senior High:
1st Place - Edgar Avila - Thermal Conductivity of Metals
1st Place - Darius Norwood - When Should You Get Your Drivers' License?
2nd Place - Nicole Reuland and Riann Byrd - Shake it Up
3rd Place - Courtney Vosika - How Can I Tell Minerals Apart?
HM - Lance Thiry and Devon Munsen - Shooting Positions
HM - Zoey Bornhorst - Rate of Osmosis
HM - Tanner Busch - Water Bottle Rolling Distance

Congratulations to the Vocal Students on a job well done at the High School Vocal Contest on February 12, 2014!
Superior Plus Solos:
Paige Munsen
Todd Kieffer
Superior Solos:
Devin Dethlefsen
Zoey Bornhorst
Nathaniel Schroeder
Anna Konechne
Breanna Thiry
Rowan Byrd
Good Solo:
Emily Styles

Superior Large Groups:
Women's Group
Mixed Group A
Mixed Group B

Superior Ensembles:
Duet - Rowan Byrd and Ashley Geyer
Duet - Zoey Bornhorst and Nicole Reuland
Sextet - Paige Munsen, Erin Beckmann, Breanna Thiry, Devon Munsen, Noah Munsen, and Lance Thiry


In order to join in the 150th anniversary celebration, the American History class has posted their version of the Gettysburg Address. Click here to check it out!

Congratulations to the KC Free Throw Winners:

  • 9 year olds - Angela Munsen and Beau Kirsch

  • 10 year olds - Kennedy Leiferman and Brady Westendorf

  • 11 year olds - Tie - Haydon Gregory and Nolan Kirsch

  • 12 year olds - Grace Konechne and Tie - Cody Westendorf and Justin Becker

  • 13 year olds - Heather Munsen and Javin Holan

  • 14 year olds - Nicole Reuland and Seth Kirsch


  State Oral Interp

State Oral Interp - Rowan
Congratulations to Rowan Byrd who received a
Superior Rating at the State Oral Interp Contest!
(top 7 in the state)



Check out this gallery of student Multimedia projects.

Congratulations to the All State Chorus Quartet!
Paige, Todd, Breanna, and Nathaniel

Congratulations to the 2013 Homecoming Royalty!
King Noah and Queen Jazmyn

2013 Homecoming Royalty
Senior Candidates - Jazmyn Hinker and Collin Borgmann, Junior Candidates - Courtney Eimers and Noah Munsen, Sophomore Candidates - Ashley Geyer and Ryan Glissendorf, Crownbearers - Sienna Gillen and Jhervin Cabanag

Homecoming Dress-Up Days

Fashion Flashback
Fashion Flashback Winners - Jesse, TJ, and Rowan

Pajama Day Winners- Todd and Ivy
Neon Day Winners - Paige and Kelli

Neon Day 
Fairytale Day Winners - Dominik, Darius, Jazmyn

Fairytale Day 


2013-14 School Supply List

KWL Volleyball 2013
Check here for game scores, game schedules, bus departure times, stats, practice schedules, etc.




Student Council Officers
President - Noah Munsen
Vice President - Jazmyn Hinker
Secretary/Treasurer - Collin Borgmann

Senior Class
President - Courtney Eimers
Vice-President/Secretary-Treasurer - Ashley Geyer
Student Council Representative - Ryan Glissendorf

Junior Class
President - Jesse Kirsch
Vice President - Cody Beckmann
Secretary/Treasurer - Paige Munsen
Student Council Representative - Kelli Steffen

Sophomore Class
President - William Doering
Vice President - Breanna Thiry
Secretary/Treasurer - Todd Kieffer
Student Council Representative - Ivy Haines

Freshman Class
President - Riann Byrd
Vice President - Anna Konechne
Secretary/Treasurer - Nicole Reuland
Student Council Representative - Zach Bosworth

8th Grade Class
President - Olivia Hanten
Vice President - Kendra Gusan
Secretary/Treasurer - Carly Beckmann
Student Council Representative - Kory Peters

7th Grade Class
President - Carter Fredericksen
Vice President - Matthew Fey
Secretary/Treasurer - Heather Munsen
Student Council Representative - Charlee Byrd


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