, in collaboration with our state affiliate, South Dakota 4-Haccepts Schools of Character applications from public, private and charter schools as well as districts throughout the state of South Dakota through our Schools of Character program. Applicants selected as a South Dakota School of Character will hold their designation for 3 years and their applications will be forwarded to the national level for consideration as a National School of Character.

Learn more about the application process.


State Coordinator(s)

Karelyn Farrand
4-H Youth Character Education Field Specialist
SDSU Extension
13 2nd Avenue SE
Aberdeen, SD 57401