St. Katharine Drexel School News

We’d love to have you join us at St. Katharine Drexel Elementary for the next school year! If you’re interested in a tour of our school, please contact Jenni Struck, Director of Admissions, at 605.575.3358 or


If you have any questions, please contact Amanda in the School Office at 605-275-6994 or

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Learn more about our Atrium: SKD School Catechesis of the Good Shepherd video

6 Elementaries, O’Gorman Junior High and O’Gorman High School 

Kindergarten Openings!
Would you like your child's educational future to align with your family's Catholic values? We have Kindergarten openings at St. Mary, St. Katharine Drexel, Christ the King, and St. Michael Schools! Tuition assistance is available. Visit for more information.

Religious Ed schedule

Religious Education Classes:

Thanks for a great year! Please watch for next year's RE registration forms to come out this summer!

Baptismal Planning Class: Held the second Tuesday evening of each month at 7 p.m. Class will alternate between St. Katharine Drexel and St. Nicholas Parishes. Please call the Parish Office at 605-275-6870 (SKD) or 605-498-5792 (St. N) to register. The next class will be on Tuesday, June 11th at St. Katharine Drexel Parish.

Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools Job Openings: Who do you know? We are on the lookout to fill professional and entry-level positions throughout Bishop O'Gorman Catholic Schools! If you know someone who would be a perfect fit for these positions, we would be thrilled if you could pass this along! Apply now! 

St. Katharine Drexel School collects Box Tops for Education! Visit, the App Store or Google Play on your phone for more information or to download the app and set St. Katharine Drexel Elementary as your school!

Bishop O'Gorman Catholic Schools Gift Card Program

Stop before you shop! BOCS Gift Cards are available in the Parish Office during the week or after the weekend Masses. Such an easy way to help BOCS students and parents with tuition!  BOCS Gift Cards are available at the Parish Office Monday, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday-Friday, and after Masses on the weekend. 

Gift cards are available from Apple App Store, Applebee’s, Bagel Boy, Barnes & Noble, Bath & Body Works, Buffalo Wild Wings, Century Theaters, CherryBerry Frozen Yogurt, Circle K/Holiday Station Stores, Culver’s, DSW (Designer Shoe Warehouse), Fareway Food Stores, Fazoli's, Get-N-Go, Home Goods, HyVee, iTunes, Juice Stop, Kohl's, Kwik Trip, Lewis Drug, Look's Market, Marshalls, Menards, Minerva's/Grille 26, Panera, Papa Murphy's, Pizza Ranch, Pizza Ranch Fun Zone, Qdoba, R Wine Bar, Sam's Club, Scheels, Scooter's Coffee, Sioux Falls Ford, Starbucks, Subway, Target, TC Referee, Texas Roadhouse, TJ Maxx, Walmart, and West Mall 7 Theaters.

If you are not participating in this program, please give Tonia a call at the Parish Office for more information. It's free money for our schools and tuition credit for your student, another student, or your future student.