American Horse School
1 Main Street - PO Box 660
Allen, SD 57714
(605) 455-1209



Welcome to American Horse School

Latest Updates – INFORMATION UPDATED 12/01/2016  

Well we got an extra long Thanksgiving break due to our unexpected winter weather; however now that we are back at school we are ready to finish our first semester of the 2016-2017 school year. Attendance letters for the first semester for students who have missed 10 days will be handed out at the 2nd Quarter Parent Teachers Conference on 13 December. Don’t forget beginning the week of the 12th of December, we have nightly Christmas activities at the school for our students, parents, caregivers and community. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend to celebrate the holidays! Dr. Gloria J Coats-Kitsopoulos 

  • 1st December- GBB -Crazy Horse @ AHS @ 4:00 pm
  • 6th December – Life Touch Pictures—Picture Day (Rescheduled)
  • 6th December- GBB- Porcupine @ AHS @ 4:00 pm
  • 8th December- GBB- AHS @ Pine Ridge @ 4:00 pm
  • 10th December GBB- AHS @ Red Cloud @ 1:00 pm
  • 12th December- AHS Christmas Program FACE-8th grade students; Community Christmas Dinner @ 4:00 pm 
  • 13th December- Early dismissal @ 1:30 pm; 2nd QTR- Parent/Teachers Conference begins
  • @ 3:30; supper @ 4:30 pm; Make and Take in Gym @ 5:00 pm
  • 13th December – GBB- Little Wound @ AHS @ 4:00 pm
  • 14th December- Christmas Classroom Parties, early dismissal @ 12:00 pm (noon)
  • 15th December – 2nd January 2017- Winter Break- No School
  • 16th December – 2nd Quarter Ends
  • 25th December- Christmas Day-  
  • 3rd January 2017– 3rd Quarter Begins
  • 3rd January 2017- Students & Staff return to school





Vision Statement

We will stand together to create a healthy learning environment so that our children at American Horse School will have the opportunities to acquire leadership competences for building a better future by achieving a level of greatness experienced by our people carrying on the values that are uniquely and beautifully Lakota.
December 2016