Roosevelt High School (South Dakota)

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Roosevelt High School
Roosevelt HS Sioux Falls 1.jpg
6600 W. 41st Street
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57106
United States
Coordinates 43°30′59″N 96°48′29″W / 43.5165°N 96.808°W / 43.5165; -96.808Coordinates: 43°30′59″N 96°48′29″W / 43.5165°N 96.808°W / 43.5165; -96.808
School type Public, Secondary
School district Sioux Falls School District
Principal Tim Hazlett
Grades 912
Enrollment 2,076
Color(s) Cardinal, Gold, White
Team name Rough Riders

Roosevelt High School is a public high school located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States. The current enrollment is 2,055 students.[1] .


Theodore Roosevelt High School opened in September 1991 on a 40-acre (160,000 m2) campus in southwest Sioux Falls.

Roosevelt High School was selected as a pilot site for the South Dakota Modernization Project. Through the modernization project and continued efforts to improve student achievement, Roosevelt High School has embarked upon programs in Value-Added Instruction, Classroom Management That Works, 21st Century Skills, Curriculum Mapping and Differentiated Instruction.

Roosevelt High School has been consistently ranked in the top twenty percent of all high schools in the United States.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

Bus service[edit]

The school is serviced by Sioux Area Metro Route 25, which is open to all fare-paying passengers Monday to Friday during the school year.

Roosevelt High School's athletic logo.


  1. ^ "Sioux Falls Roosevelt High School". SDHSAA. September 13, 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-13. 
  2. ^ "The Top of the Class". Newsweek. Retrieved November 13, 2007. [dead link]
  3. ^ Bahr, Jeff (March 20, 2011). "Hecla revisited: Actress' family recounts time in South Dakota". The American News. Aberdeen, South Dakota. Retrieved October 14, 2015.