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Welcome to Waverly/South Shore School

Welcome to Waverly/South Shore School

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Waverly/South Shore School Mission Statement:


 The mission of Waverly-South Shore School is to equip students for life-long learning as responsible and respectful citizens.






Waverly-South Shore School has openings for two paraprofessional positions.  One position is a 1:1 special education position and the other is a general services position.  Salary for both will depend upon experience; both positions come with benefits (single health, vision, and dental insurance, sick leave).  If interested, please complete and return the application form linked below to:

Waverly/South Shore School

319 Mary Place

Waverly, SD 57201

Or email



The fall sports parent/student meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 3 at 7:00 PM at school. 


ImPACT Baseline testing has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 3 for the following grade levels and groups of students:


8:30 AM - 7th grade

10:00 AM - 9th grade

11:30 AM - 11th grade

1:00 PM - Any student in grades 7-12 who sustained a concussion within the past 12 months or who did not take the ImPACT Baseline test last year.


The students in the groups and grades listed above must take the ImPACT Baseline assessment before they will be allowed to begin practicing for any athletic activity.  If your child cannot make it to your scheduled testing slot, please contact Mr. Meyer to schedule a time to complete his/her baseline test.  Thank you!



Back to School Registration

Aug 10th, 11th & 12th  


Registration for WSS families will be held on August 10th, 11th and 12th.

   Families are asked to come to the school to register your children any time between the hours of 8:00 am to 6:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday,  8/10, 8/11 or 8/12.    

   During registration, families will fill out all necessary paperwork, make payments on lunch bills, purchase activity tickets, pay all laptop fees, horn rental fees will be accepted and high school and middle school students will check out laptops for the upcoming year.

   We look forward to seeing you during one of these three registration days and hope you all have had a great summer break!  



 The August School Board Meeting will be held on Monday, August 9, 2021 at 6:00 pm.



The 2021-2022 "Return to School plan" can be found here:




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“Return to Play”


If your son or daughter has tested positive for COVID-19 and wants to participate in SDHSAA sanctioned activities, they must be cleared by a physician to do so. 


The “Return to Play” form can be found at the following link:




Extra-Curricular Activity Attendance Tiers

Tier I - Current

Open to all fans

Tier II

Parents and Student Body (may need a special pass for admittance)

Tier III

Parents Only - may need special pass for admittance

Tier IV

No Fans and/or possibility of no game

*  Special Passes may be sent home with athletes for their parents/families to use for Tiers II and III. These may also need to be used at away activities.  Please watch the announcements and website for activity attendance information.










** Parents/Guardians ~ Please read the letter regarding the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) letter that is listed under the WSS Daily Announcements and Misc Info/Forms.




  The link to "Student Accident Insurance" can be found at the bottom left side of Home page under "LINKS".




Waverly/South Shore School

Waverly School District 14-5

319 Mary Place
Waverly, SD 57201-9700
Phone (605) 886-9174          Fax (605) 886-6630





Waverly/South Shore School Non-Discrimination Statement

The Waverly/South Shore School, Waverly School District, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:


Title IX Coordinator: Jon Meyer, Superintendent

319 Mary Place, Waverly, SD 57201


504 Coordinator: Misty Hemmingson, Business Manager

319 Mary Place, Waverly, SD 57201

For further information on notice of non-discrimination, please contact the Office for Civil Rights:

U.S. Department of Education
One Petticoat Lane
1010 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 320 
Kansas City, MO 64106
Telephone: (816) 268-0550 
Facsimile: (816) 268-0559



Waverly-South Shore School Food Service Non-Discrimination Statement


In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) Email:
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.








Para leer la página web del Distrito Escolar Waverly/South Shore en Español por favor,

utilice el enlace de traductor de Google - Haga clic aquí​​​​

To read the District's website in Español please - click here​



Superintendent: Jon Meyer:

Business Manager: Misty Hemmingson:

K-12 Principal: Joe Dalton: 


Activities Director: Jon Meyer:



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