Offers a Pre-K through 8th grade private education. They are a school community dedicated to partnering with families to provide a surprisingly affordable education of excellence. They eagerly take hold of the task of preparing children for success in higher academics and wherever else their life journey may take them. Even more important, they focus on developing enthusiastic, life-long seekers of the Lord Jesus Christ through Bible based curriculum and staff that are dedicated to the Lord. Their children are all equipped to answer those who would challenge their faith, as well as being responsible to the needs of those around them."
Mount Marty College is a small, Catholic liberal arts college in Southeast South Dakota. Based in Yankton, a historic city of 15,000 people, Mount Marty believes that the Benedictine values of community, hospitality, lifelong learning, awareness of God, and service are fundamental to the daily lives of students, faculty, and staff. Learn more about the success of Mount Marty College and its students!
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Mount Marty is an affordable private college in South Dakota, named one of the best small colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News. At Mount Marty, you will be part of a small campus community and have more opportunities for real-world experiences, including travel and internships, so you're well-prepared for your career and life adventures. Discover all of the Tuition and Aid options available at Mount Marty!
While still in high school, students can take classes that will earn high school and college credits at the same time. Pay a fraction of the cost now for college credits they will need to take later. Learn about the Step Ahead Dual Credit Program at Mount Marty!
From day one, you will have ample opportunity to explore your passion with more than 28 undergraduate and graduate degrees to choose from. Associate degrees, professional development course opportunities, and flexible class options are also available. To make the most of your Mount Marty experience, contact the Registrar’s Office for more information!
Offers a Pre-K through 8th grade private education. "Christ is the reason for this school. He is the unseen but ever present teacher of its classes. He is the model of its faculty and the inspiration of its students. With this as its belief, and realizing that parents are the primary teachers, Sacred Heart School seeks to help children develop their mental capacities to their fullest extent and to become aware of their obligations to God, to the Church, to the physical world, to their neighbors, and to themselves. It likewise recognizes that children have the right to progress at a rate suited to their unique abilities and endeavors and will respect that right."
Yankton is located on the banks of the mighty Missouri River. Incorporated as a city in 1861, Yankton was the territorial capital for the Dakota territoy until 1883. Yankton unites a colorful history with a vibrant, progressive community that looks to the future. Yankton is the county seat of Yankton county. At the time of the 2010 census, Yankton had a population of 14,454.
Yankton is home to the annual Riverboat Days, a celebration of Yankton's pioneers and the importance of the river on the region.
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Discover Yankton's exceptional location and its unique lifestyle. Now is the time to discover the qualities that make Yankton the place for starting or relocating a business, beginning or continuing a career, strengthening family life or retiring with comfort.
Building on a rich tradition while focusing firmly on the future, the Yankton School District puts its mission—“To optimize student potential for success in a global society”—into action every day. We’re proud of the fact that Yankton High School was the first high school in the Dakota Territory. But we take even greater satisfaction in the excellent education we provide for our students today as they prepare for the challenges of tomorrow. With excellent facilities, dedicated and highly qualified faculty, and a comprehensive educational and extracurricular program, the Yankton School District provides our students with a firm foundation for a lifetime of success.