Facility Usage

Rental Policy and Rate Schedule for School Facilities

Updated June 2022

School facilities are established, maintained and operated by funds provided through local taxpayers, therefore the board accepts the responsibility for making the public facilities of the Pierre School District available to the community for appropriate activities.

It is also recognized that K-12 education and the pupils in the school system have first priority for use of facilities. Building utilizations through lease agreements must not infringe upon or interfere with the school district’s programs and activities.

Facility rental charges are calculated to pay for the applicable operational, custodial and utilities costs.

It is the board’s intention to grant the use of the school district’s facilities under the superintendent’s direction in accordance with the following policy.