Roosevelt High School

Parents Notified of Whooping Cough Exposure at Roosevelt High School

School Officials informed parents of whooping cough in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- With only about a month of school left, parents received a letter last night saying there was an exposure of whooping cough at Roosevelt High School. It was first seen in Washington High School back in December, but school officials say it can be seen at all school levels. “It’s really not dependent on level, it’s so more…

Sioux Falls School Leaders Apologize for KKK Attire in Play

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls School District is apologizing for allowing a high school play performance that included student actors dressed in Ku Klux Klan clothing. District administrators say the production of “The Foreigner” at Roosevelt High School last weekend was not properly vetted. A local social advocacy group Establishing Sustainable Connections raised concerns about the racist attire….

Sioux Falls Teens Accused of Bringing BB Guns Into School

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Two students at Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls are accused of bringing five BB guns into the school, concealed in backpacks. Police say the 14- and 16-year-old boys planned to sell or trade the guns, not use them. The boys were arrested Tuesday and charged with having weapons on school grounds. Categories: Crime, News

Sioux Falls Police Investigating Online Threat Against Roosevelt High

While there is heightened security today at Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls, students are being encouraged to go about their day as normal after district officials were made aware overnight of an online threat. Families received the following note from the Sioux Falls Police and and the district this morning: “Good morning Roosevelt families, The Sioux Falls School District…

Sioux Falls Unified Champion School Unites Students

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-Schools across South Dakota are choosing to become more inclusive by becoming a Unified Champion School through the South Dakota Special Olympics. This means the school is choosing to promote social inclusion of those with and without disabilities through education and sports. Roosevelt High School is in its second year with the program. There are many different things…

3 Sioux Falls Students Named To U.S. Army All-American Marching Band

1/3 Samuel Konezem Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Nathaniel Pekas Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Matthew Morgan Show Caption Hide Caption SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Three Sioux Falls students have been selected to the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band. The students are Samuel Konsem and Matthew Morgan from Roosevelt High School and Nathaniel Pekas from O’Gorman High School. The announcements…