Brian Field
Congratulations to BHS FFA members Caleb Weiland who placed 1st in Extemporaneous Speaking and Faith Weiland who placed 2nd in Prepared Public Speaking. Caleb and Faith have advanced to the State Contest in Pierre in December! The BHS FFA Advisor is Mrs. Bridget Twedt.
about 17 hours ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the BHS FFA Agricultural Issues team for placing 2nd at the District yesterday. Team members are Cole Olson, Riley Johnson, Kaysee Christensen, Conner Thaler, Faith Weiland, and Rachel Watkins. They have advanced to the State Contest in Pierre in December!
about 17 hours ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the BHS FFA Agricultural Communications team for placing 2nd at the Districts yesterday. Team members are Cali Boden, Aubrey Boden, Clair Bovill, and Grace Quartier. They have advanced to the State Contest in Pierre in December!
about 17 hours ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Good luck to the Beresford High School Oral Interp team today as they compete in the Regionals at Vermillion for an opportunity to advance to the State Oral Interp Contest!
about 17 hours ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Good luck to our Beresford High School FFA Chapter today as the students compete in the Districts at Parker for an opportunity to advance to State!
1 day ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The BHS National Honor Society will be sponsoring a free soup and pie luncheon for all veterans and their families from 12:30-2:00 on Mon., Nov. 12 at the HS. Please contact Mrs. Shellie Pratt at 763-2145 for more information. The program will begin at 2:30 in the BHS gym.
6 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
For more information on JUULing, e-cigarette use, and other vaping products, please check out the following sources from the South Dakota Dept. of Health and United States Surgeon General. www.SDQuitLine.com or call 1.866.SD-QUITS https://e-cigarettes.surgeongeneral.gov/
6 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Young brains continue to develop until about age 25 and nicotine can harm a growing brain. Nicotine is known to damage brain circuits that control attention, learning, and susceptibility to addiction. Please click for more info: http://5il.co/5j00 http://5il.co/5j01
6 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
JUULing is not just harmless flavor and water vapor as the vape can contain cancer-causing chemicals, heavy metals, tin, lead, and high levels of nicotine. A single JUUL pod contains as much nicotine as a pack of 20 regular cigarettes.
6 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Parents and teens need to talk about JUULing, vaping, and e-cigarette use and know the facts. The newest e-cigarettes are shaped like flash drives and are being used at alarming rates by teens. The devices are discrete and come in an array of flavors targeted at kids.
6 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Beresford High School Theater Department under the direction of Dr. Tommy Merriman will perform "The Three Musketeers" on Friday, November 9 and Saturday, November 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the Beresford Elementary Gym. Please come out and support our cast and crew!
7 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Beresford School District will host a Veterans Day Program in cooperation with the Beresford VFW and Beresford American Legion on Monday, November 12 at 2:30 p.m. in the BHS gym. Following is a link to the Veterans Day Program. http://5il.co/5ieo
8 days ago, Brian Field
Dustin Degen
Congratulations to Sydney Nelson! Sydney is our Wendy's High School School Winner. She now advances to the state level!
13 days ago, Dustin Degen
Brian Field
Congratulations to our VB Team on their first round win over Vermillion in Region 4A! #2 seed Beresford will now host #3 seed Dakota Valley on Thurs., Nov. 1 at 7 pm. #1 seed EPJ will host #5 seed Tea Area in the other matchup. The winners will advance to the Round of 16.
14 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Caitlyn Kogel on receiving a "Superior" rank in Poetry at the Lennox Oral Interp Contest! Also, congratulations to Casey Klungseth in Story Telling and Katelyn Jacob in Poetry for receiving "Excellent" ranks at the Contest! Their coach is Mrs. Donna Neuman.
15 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Good luck to the #2 seed Beresford Watchdog Volleyball Team tonight as they host the #7 seed Vermillion Tanagers at 7:00 p.m. in the Region 4A Tourney. The BHS Student Council dress-up theme is "Costume Night." GO WATCHDOGS!
15 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Good luck to our Oral Interp students today as they compete at the Lennox Invite! Katelyn Jacob and Caitlyn Kogel will compete in Poetry. Casey Klungseth will compete in Story Telling. Ashleigh Colford will compete in Dramatic Interp. The Region Oral Interp will be on Nov. 13.
20 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The 2018 SD All-State Chorus and Orchestra will be held on October 26-27 at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City. The Grand Concert will be at 7 pm MT on Saturday, October 27. The concert will be broadcast live on SDPB-1 TV at 8 pm CT / 7 pm MT on Saturday, October 27.
21 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Watchdog VB Team is the #2 seed in Region 4A and they will host #7 seed Vermillion on Tues., Oct. 30 at 7:00. #3 seed Dakota Valley will host #6 seed Canton and #4 seed Lennox will host #5 seed Tea Area. EPJ is the #1 seed and they have a first round bye. GO WATCHDOGS!
21 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Just a reminder that Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held at each campus on Wednesday, October 24 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. and Thursday, October 25 from 4:30-8:30 p.m. There will be NO SCHOOL on Friday, October 26.
23 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Please come out and support the Volleyball Teams tonight in their final regular season matches prior to Regionals as the Watchdogs host the Quarriers from Dell Rapids at 5:00 p.m.! GO WATCHDOGS!!
23 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
There will be a Welcome Home for our BHS XC Teams at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 21 at Runner's Point! Runner's Point is located on the walking path between the Bridges Golf Course Clubhouse and the baseball field.
24 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to BHS freshman Anna Atwood who was the 22nd place state medalist at today's State A XC Meet in Sioux Falls. The Varsity Girls Team placed 11th.
24 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to BHS sophomore Nico Sanz Curros on his 14th place state medalist honor today at the State A XC Meet! The Varsity Boys Team placed 5th!
25 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to BHS senior Alec Atwood on winning the Class A Boys XC individual title in an awesome finish today at the State XC Meet held at Yankton Trails Park in Sioux Falls!
25 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Tonight's FB playoff game is available online at the following links: https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/sdhsaa/gam7cb99a8861 https://www.facebook.com/kvhtfm/ To avoid lines tonight, please consider purchasing your tickets online at: https://gofan.co/app/events/37948
27 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Good luck to our Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys XC Teams at the State Meet on Sat., Oct. 20 at Yankton Trails Park in SF! Gates will open at 10:30 and the meet begins at noon. Our boys will run at 12:30 and our girls will run at 2:00. Spectator guide link: http://5il.co/5blo.
27 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
There will be a fall activities pep rally in the HS Gym today at 2:40 p.m. Parents and community members are welcome to attend. GO WATCHDOGS!!
27 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Good luck to the Watchdog Football Team tonight as they host the Sioux Falls Christian Chargers at 7:00 p.m. in the first round of the Class 11B State Playoffs! The tailgate will begin at 5:15 p.m. at the stadium picnic shelter. GO WATCHDOGS!!
27 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to BHS senior Alana Bergland who had her 1000 career dig in last night's volleyball win over Vermillion!!
28 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
BHS will be selling old FB jerseys for $20 at tonight’s VB matches. They can be worn at the VB match tonight, FB Playoff game on Thurs., and State XC on Sat. On Thursday, there will be a tailgate prior to the FB game including pulled pork sandwiches or smothered baked potato.
28 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
For your convenience, please consider purchasing digital tickets to the football playoff game at https://gofan.co/app/events/37948. Adult tickets are $7 each and student tickets are $5 each. Convenience fees apply. Tickets may still be purchased at the gate.
30 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Come out and support the Watchdog Volleyball Teams as they host their final two regular season matches of the season on Tuesday, October 16 vs. Vermillion and Monday, October 22 vs. Dell Rapids. The Varsity has an 18-11 record. Go Watchdogs!
30 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the Watchdog Football Team on qualifying for the State 11B Playoffs! Beresford will host Sioux Falls Christian on Thursday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m. Following is the 11B bracket link: https://www.sdhsaa.com/Portals/0/MiscPages/Brackets/Football/11B.htm
30 days ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the BHS Marching Band on their outstanding performance at the Sioux Valley Marching Festival on Friday, October 12! They placed 1st in Class A and had the top overall score out of 17 bands!!
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Beresford Watchdogs football team will travel to Mt. Vernon/Plankinton tonight. The game will be played in Mt. Vernon. The game will be livestreamed at www.mvptitanslive.com. Go Watchdogs!
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the Varsity Girls XC Team on their 3rd place finish at the Region 3A Meet today in Lennox! Four girls were medalists but our entire team has qualified to run at the State XC Meet in Sioux Falls at Yankton Trails Park on Saturday, October 20 at noon.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the Varsity Boys XC Team on their runner-up finish at the Region 3A Meet today in Lennox! All six boys were medalists and qualified for State! Congrats to senior Alec Atwood who was the individual champion! https://results.dakotatiming.com/display?event_id=265
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Screening America will conduct a Young Hearts Screening at Beresford HS on Thurs., Oct. 11. The life saving screening is easy and painless and will only take 25 minutes. The cost is $89. Please call AD Geoff Gross to schedule an appt. at 763-2145. http://5il.co/57a4
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the BHS Marching Band on their 1st place finish in the Class A division of the SF Festival of Bands on Saturday, October 6. They received 3 additional awards as well--People's Choice, Outstanding Percussion, and Outstanding Color Guard!
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Follow the Watchdog Football Team at the Flandreau Fliers tonight by going to the following link. http://fliers.liveticket.tv
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to the BHS Varsity Boys XC Team on winning the Big East Conference Championship today in Garretson with a perfect score of 10! Congratulations to the Varsity Girls XC Team on their 2nd place finish!
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to BHS junior Payton Borah on being a state medalist, placing 16th at the State "A" Boys Golf Tourney in Dell Rapids on October 1-2. Payton's 36-hole score was 169. Also congrats to sophomore Hayden Wilson who was a state qualifier. Photo courtesy of SDPB.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The District's Bond Election voter turnout was 42.7%, 1044 cast ballots out of 2444 registered District voters.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Beresford School District's Watchdog Legacy Project Bond was not passed by its District voters. There were 370 yes votes in favor of the bond (35%), 673 no votes against the bond (65%), and 1 unaccounted. The bond needed 60% to pass.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Dr. Rosanne (Fitzgerald) Kirts, Dr. Luke Nordquist, and Brigadier General Russ A. Walz on their induction into the Watchdog Hall of Fame Class of 2018. They were inducted into the Academics and Achievement pillar.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Mr. Ted Heeren and Mr. Scott Latendresse on their induction into the Watchdog Hall of Fame Class of 2018. They were inducted into the Fine Arts pillar.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Mrs. Sandra (Erickson) Carnes, Mr. Koln Knight, and Mr. Bob Young on their induction into the Watchdog Hall of Fame Class of 2018. They were inducted into the Athletics pillar.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Dr. Helen (Kennedy) Grace on her induction into the Watchdog Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Dr. Grace was inducted into the Distinguished Service pillar. Accepting the award on her mom's behalf was Dr. Elizabeth Grace-Cruz.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The traditional Watchdog Homecoming Parade will begin at 2:00 p.m. (please note the time change). All parade entries should lineup at Beresford High School in the parking lot or along Maple Street around 1:30 p.m.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The 2nd Annual Watchdog Marching Festival will be held in downtown Beresford on Friday, Sept. 28 at 9:45 a.m. There will be 23 bands competing from SD and MN, along with the SDSU Pride of Dakotas Marching Band. Please come out and support the marching bands!
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Watchdog Education Foundation will host a Homecoming/Community Pork Loin BBQ on Friday, September 28 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Cortland Carnes Stadium picnic shelter prior to the Watchdogs football game vs. the EPJ Huskies. This is a free-will donation event.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Watchdog Legacy Project Bond Election is set for Tuesday, October 2nd from 7 am to 7 pm at the Beresford City Library. The project includes the Grace Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, a Student Commons/Lobby, an Auxiliary Gym, and a Community-access Fitness Center.
about 1 month ago, Brian Field
Dustin Degen
BHS Homecoming Events 9-24 @ 2:21 pm -PowderPuff (stadium) and 9/10 Games 9-24 @ 7:00 pm -Coronation 9-25 @ 2:21 pm -IronMan VB (gym) and 9/10 Games 9-27 @ 2:40 pm -Pep Rally (gym) 9-28 @ 9:45 am -Band Festival Parade 9-28 @ 2:00 pm -HoCo Parade 9-29 @ 9:00 pm -BHS Dance
about 1 month ago, Dustin Degen
Brian Field
BHS Football Cheerleaders are ready to cheer on the Watchdogs vs. the C-Hawks from Canton. Go Watchdogs!!
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Please purchase your dinner tickets for the Watchdog Hall of Fame Banquet at the Bridges on Sat., Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $20. If you would like to purchase a ticket, please stop at the District office or call 763-4293. Following is the HOF program link. http://5il.co/4vkk
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The FFA is sponsoring a tailgate this evening from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the Cortland Carnes Stadium Picnic Shelter. They are grilling burgers and hot dogs. Proceeds will be used to support their attendance at the National FFA Convention. The Watchdogs play the C-Hawks from Canton.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Dustin Degen
Congratulations to our Royal Court! Alana Bergland, Kaylen Hoffbeck, Emma Hepner, Sydney Nelson, Grace Quartier, Alec Atwood, Jack Antonson, Blake Peterson, Beau Van Gelder, and Tyler Kropuenske Image link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1XTmhiC9Q9TsB_cNMsGXCQD_mE6dOoGRE
2 months ago, Dustin Degen
Dustin Degen
Do you want to know the details for homecoming week (9-24 through 9-29)? If so, check out this link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1GdNdAnekZqNcaJ4TDQQHQ0eEAtzxp7IE.
2 months ago, Dustin Degen
Brian Field
Good luck to the Watchdog FB team tonight as they travel to Groton Area to take on the Tigers. The game is being webcast at gdilive.com. Please use the following link: https://livestream.com/gdi.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Beresford HS hosts the final day of the Big East Conf. VB Tourney on Sat., Sept. 8 at 2:00. Following is the schedule: 2:00-7th place (Garretson vs Flandreau); 3:30-5th place (Sioux Valley vs Baltic); 5:00-3rd place (Beresford vs Parker); & 6:30-1st place (Chester vs MCM).
2 months ago, Brian Field
Beresford School Dist #61-2
Due to a scheduling conflict with Dakota Valley, tonight's Volleyball game has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. Please share, post, retweet, etc.
2 months ago, Beresford School Dist #61-2
Brian Field
Congratulations to Dr. Helen (Kennedy) Grace who will be inducted into the 2018 Watchdog Hall of Fame in the Distinguished Service pillar on Saturday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m. at the Bridges.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Mrs. Sandra (Erickson) Carnes, Mr. Koln Knight, and Mr. Bob Young who will be inducted into the 2018 Watchdog Hall of Fame in the Athletics pillar on Saturday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m. at the Bridges.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Mr. Ted Heeren and Mr. Scott Latendresse who will be inducted into the 2018 Watchdog Hall of Fame in the Fine Arts pillar on Saturday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m. at the Bridges.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congratulations to Dr. Rosanne (Fitzgerald) Kirts, Dr. Luke Nordquist, and Brigadier General Russ A. Walz who will be inducted into the 2018 Watchdog Hall of Fame in the Academics/Achievement pillar on Saturday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m. at the Bridges.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Please purchase your dinner tickets for the Watchdog Hall of Fame Banquet at the Bridges on Sat., Sept. 29. The dinner will be at 6:00 p.m. If you would like to purchase a ticket, please stop at the District office, call 605-763-4293, or email Rhonda.Peterson@k12.sd.us.
2 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Please come out and support the Watchdog Volleyball teams tonight in their first home matches as they take on the Bulldogs from Baltic. The Watchdog Varsity team is 4-2 on the season. NEON is tonight’s dress theme. Good luck to our Freshmen, JV, and Varsity VB teams!
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Congrats to the Varsity Boys XC Team on winning the Beresford Invite on Friday, August 24! Senior Alec Atwood was the individual champion!
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The District will host a Watchdog Legacy Project Community Informational Presentation at the Elementary School Student Commons/Gymnasium during its school board meeting on Monday, September 10 at 7:00 p.m. Please click on the link for a summary of the project. http://5il.co/4k20
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Watchdog Legacy Project Committee and Beresford School District just rolled out their "Sponsor a Seat" in the Grace Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts campaign. http://5il.co/4i93 (Cash or Check) https://us.commitchange.com/nonprofits/5013/events/1540 (Credit Card)
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Beresford School District would like to welcome its new staff members for the 2018-19 school year.
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
The Beresford School District would like to welcome 11 Co-Teacher Candidates from the University of South Dakota for the upcoming 2018-19 school year.
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
There will be a Tailgate prior to tonight's first football game from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the stadium picnic shelter. Pulled pork sandwiches will be served by Jekyll & Hyde BBQ. The Beresford Watchdogs play the Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan Seahawks at 7:00 p.m. Go Watchdogs!!
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Please click on the following link for an exterior and interior video of the entire Watchdog Legacy Project (4:40). http://5il.co/4fwq
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
At their August 13 meeting, the Beresford School Board approved an $11 million bond resolution for the Watchdog Legacy Project—Grace Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Students Commons/Lobby, Auxiliary Gym, and Community-access Fitness Center. The bond election will be held on Tuesday, October 2 at the public library.
3 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
On Monday, August 20 our District will host an Open House for students and parents from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Elementary School and 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Middle/High School.
3 months ago, Brian Field
Dustin Degen
Sixth grade parents and students -Join us on Thursday night (8-16) at 6:30 p.m. (choir room) to kickoff the year!
3 months ago, Dustin Degen
Dustin Degen
Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors -Join us on Thursday (8-16) and Friday (8-17) when your schedule allows from 8:00-3:30 to get your iPad (make sure online forms are done), make schedule adjustments, and pay your $5 student fee.
3 months ago, Dustin Degen
Dustin Degen
Ninth grade parents, students, and new high school students and parents -Join us on Thursday night (8-16) at 7:30 p.m. (choir room) to kickoff the year, talk about BHS, and to get your iPad set-up. Parents, please be sure to complete our online forms prior to the meeting.
3 months ago, Dustin Degen
Beresford School Dist #61-2
Infinite Campus Parent Portal Users - Applications for free or reduced meals can now be completed online. Select Applications/Forms on the Portal. Call 763-4293 if you have questions or need help.
3 months ago, Beresford School Dist #61-2
Kevin Nelson
School is right around the corner! Please use this link for the school supply list! http://5il.co/4akf
3 months ago, Kevin Nelson
Brian Field
Boys’ Golf will meet in the HS Library with Coach Flemmer on Monday, August 6 at 5:00 p.m., followed by the parent meeting at 6:30 p.m.
4 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Our FB, VB, and XC coaches will host their annual meeting for student-athletes and parents on Tuesday, August 7 at 7:00 pm in the BHS Gym.
4 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Our District's new mobile app is available for download on iPhone or Android devices. Search for Beresford K12.
4 months ago, Brian Field
Dustin Degen
4 months ago, Dustin Degen
Brian Field
As a District, it is our desire to communicate important and pertinent information that is timely and relevant to what is taking place in our schools.
4 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
Our District's intent was to build a mobile app that focuses on what really matters: the user experience. It is our hope that parents and community will use the app for meaningful information.
4 months ago, Brian Field
Brian Field
We are very excited to rollout our District's new mobile platform through Apptegy, which will allow us to manage all of our communications from a single place.
4 months ago, Brian Field