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Congratulations to the GBB team on making the SoDak 16!!

Congratulations to the Freeman Flyers Girls Basketball Team. Following an exciting win over Menno, the girls are advancing to the SoDak 16. The team will play Avon on Thursday, February 28, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m. at the Corn Palace. See you there!


SoDak 16 Bracket

Congratulations to the M/F Rebels State B Wrestling Qualifiers!!

Congratulations to the following Marion/Freeman Rebels for qualifying for the State B Wrestling Tournament.

Marion Junior Daniel Cremer – Region 2B Champion at 152 lbs.
Freeman Sophomore Clayton Smith – Region 2B runner-up at 220 lbs.
Freeman Sophomore Ethan Ortman – Region 2B fourth place at 138 lbs.

The State B Wrestling Tournament will be held in Rapid City on February 22 & 23, 2019. Good luck at State, Rebels!!

UPDATED AGAIN!! 2019 GBB Region 5B Tournament Bracket

2019 GBB Region 5B Tournament Bracket

After a win against Gayville-Volin on Tuesday night, the Freeman Flyer Girls Basketball team will play Menno on Thursday night (2-21-19) @ 7:00 p.m. in the high school gym. See you there!

Watch Freeman Flyer HS Gym events Live!

We have purchased and installed a Pixellot camera array to live stream events in our HS Gym. Please see the following flyer for more information and subscription details.

Pixellot Camera feed on NFHS Network Info

Here is the direct link for the Freeman High School subscription page

Freeman HS Subscription Page

The live feed is up and running for events now! If have any questions, email Seth Loofbourrow.

Shop the Fan Cloth Freeman Basketball Store and Support FHS Basketball!
Canistota-Freeman Pride Championship Shirts Football Store 2018
Congratulations to the Cansitota-Freeman Pride football team!

Following a dominating win (44-20) over Timber Lake on Friday night, the Canistota-Freeman Pride football team is headed to the DakotaDome to play in the 9A Championship game vs. Howard. The game will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 8, 2018. GO PRIDE!!

2018 Region 5B Volleyball Tournament Bracket
FHS Homecoming Pork BBQ on 9-14-18 @ 5:00 p.m.

Join us for the Homecoming Pork BBQ! See the following link for details!

FHS Homecoming Pork BBQ

2018 - 2019 School Lunch Prices *** updated ***

Updated meal prices for 2018 - 2019

Get your Pride Football Apparel today! Order by 8-15-18
2018-2019 School Lunch Program Information
2018 - 2019 School Calendar - Maroon/White Rotation
2018 - 2019 Special Events *** updated ***
2018 - 2019 School Calendar *** updated ***
FFA Pancake feed on Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Come join us for the FFA Pancake Feed on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. See the flyer below for details.

Pancake Feed Flyer

Freeman Girls Basketball vs. Sully Buttes will be on the radio.

Tune in to KGFX 1060 AM to cheer the girls on to a victory!

Varsity Boys Basketball is on the radio tonight!

Tune in to KVHT (106.3 FM) tonight to listen to the Freeman Boys Basketball team game if you can't make it to Yankton.

2018 Girls Basketball Round of 16 Game

The Varsity Girls Basketball team will play their Round of 16 game vs. Sully Buttes on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in Huron at 7:15 p.m.

2018 GBB Round of 16 Bracket

2018 Region 5B Boys Basketball Tournament Information
Watch State Wrestling Live!

The SDHSAA State Wrestling Championship (all mats) is being streamed live. Every match is also being recorded and posted with links to the video right on the brackets. You can follow the event using the following link:


2018 Region 5B Girls Basketball Tournament Information
FFA Week is February 19 through February 23

See the attached flyer for some of the exciting events happening for FFA Week at FHS!


February calendar misprint

Note: There was a misprint on the February calendars that went home this week. The February School Board meeting is Monday, February 12th, not Wednesday, February 7th.

SD DOE Testing Dates for 2017-2018 School Year

Smarter Balanced (ELA and Math Assessment) - Grades 3-8 and 11 : March 7 - May 4, 2018
(Paper/pencil window: March 19 – April 20, 2018. Tests shipped no later than April 25, 2018)

MSAA (Alternate ELA and Math Assessment) - March 19 - May 4, 2018

South Dakota Science and South Dakota Science Alt - Grades 5, 8, and 11 : April 2 – May 4, 2018

Dairyland Donkey Basketball FHS Mixed Chorus NYC Fundraiser

The FHS Mixed Chorus is sponsoring a pork loin dinner and a Donkey Basketball Tournament this weekend on Saturday, November 11th. The meal will begin at 5:00 p.m. and is being served in the Elementary lunchroom. The donkey basketball games begin at 7:00 p.m. in the FHS Gym. There are students, staff, and 20 different members from Freeman businesses that will be riding a real, live donkey! It should be very entertaining! Don't miss out on the fun! Proceeds will go toward the FHS Mixed Chorus 2019 trip to NYC to sing in Carnegie Hall. Thank you for your support!

Game and Meal Information

Dairyland Donkey Baskeball Poster

Flyer Gear!

The boys basketball team is selling Flyer Gear again. You can access the merchandise catalog online at: https://shop.fancloth.com/57029/328329. Orders and payment are due by November 14, 2017. If you are ordering as a present, please let Mr. Hermsen know at Rory.Hermsen@k12.sd.us. He can arrange a pick up time, so it can be kept a secret. Otherwise orders will be sent home with the student. Thanks for supporting the boys basketball program!

2017 Region 5B Volleyball Tournament Bracket
Second Round Football playoff game will be on the radio @ 107.7 KABD - FM and live broadcast @ www.dakotabroadcasting.com

The Canistota/Freeman Pride second round playoff game vs. Britton/Hecla in Britton, SD will be broadcast on the radio @ 107.7 KABD - FM. You can also view the live video broadcast of the game @ www.dakotabroadcasting.com. On their website, click on Sports > Football Video Coverage. If you can't make the game, be sure to listen or watch online!

Freeman Elementary School Wild West Book Fair!

The Freeman Elementary School Wild West Book Fair will run from October 26th through November 6th. See the links below for additional information.

Freeman Elementary Book Fair Home Page

Invitation letter from the K-8 Principal

Music events this week!

All-State Chorus Extravaganza concert - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 1:30 pm in the HS Gym. Community members are welcome to attend!

Rescheduled 9-12 Pops Concert - Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 2:45 pm in the HS Gym. The community is welcome to attend this concert too!

First Round Football Playoff Game in Canistota this Thursday (10-19-17)

There will be a playoff football game on Thursday night (10-19-17) at Canistota Football Field vs. DeSmet. Game time is 7:00 p.m. See you at the game!

2017 FFA Fall Carnival!

Come join the fun at the 2017 FFA Fall Carnival. It will be from 7:00 - 8:30 pm in the elementary gym.
2017 FFA Fall Carnival Flyer

Need some new Flyers gear? Check out our online store!


The store is open through October 8th.

2017 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeman RMC

The state is NOT funding flu shot clinics in the school this year, so please note on the flyer the dates and times (October 3rd & 4th from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.) you can receive a shot at the clinic in Freeman.

Freeman Flu Shot Clinic

Picture Day is this Thursday, August 31st.

See the following files for a look at the order form.

Order Form Front

Order Form Back

Missed the first order for Pride Football Gear?

Click the link below to order

2017 - 2018 Special Events Calendar
Concussion imPACT testing for 2017 - 2018

Concussion ImPACT testing for the 2017-18 school year will be held on Wednesday August 2nd in the Elementary Computer Lab starting at 11:00 am. Students should check in at the high school office at 10:45 am. The test takes approximately 30-45 minutes to finish. The cost of the test is $5.00 per student and is due prior to test. Checks should be made out to Orthopedic Institute. The Concussion ImPACT consent form is below.

OI ImPACT Testing Consent Form

2017 - 2018 School Calendar
Back to school shopping already?
Don Hotchkiss Day! Daugaard Executive Proclamation for Don Hotchkiss Day

In honor of 28 years of service to the Freeman School District and 40 years of service as an educator in South Dakota, Governor Dennis Daugaard has declared May 31 to be Don Hotchkiss Day in South Dakota. Congratulations to the Head Flyer! Thank you for almost three decades of hard work and dedication to the Freeman community. Best wishes in your retirement.

2017 Region 5B Track Meet Results
2017 Region 5B Track Meet Seeded Entries After Meeting
Results of 2017 Cornbelt Conference Track Meet
New Canistota-Freeman Pride Football Web Page

Canistota-Freeman Pride -  Be sure to check out the links for new Pride gear!

USDA Summer Meals Program

USDA Summer Meals for Kids & Teens available nearby. See the following link for details.
USDA Summer Meals Poster

2017 District 9B BBB Tournament Bracket
2017 Freeman Elementary School Book Fair

Plan to come visit the 2017 Freeman Elementary School Book Fair! 

2016 Flyer Gear

Click on the following link to view the full-color flyer of the Fan Cloth Flyer Gear! Sale ends 11-11-16.
Fan Cloth Flyer Gear
For more information, contact Coach Hermsen - rory.hermsen@k12.sd.us

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Welcome to our new Web site! Under Construction

Welcome to the new Web site for Freeman School District 33-1. It's a work in progress, so lots more information will be added over the next few weeks. If you have any questions or comments, let us know. seth.loofbourrow@k12.sd.us