• District Education Center, Tea Area School District
     District Education Center
     131 N Poplar
     Tea, SD 57064

  • To educate and empower each student for success in a global society.

    Tea Area School Purpose Statement

    Our purpose is to.....

    •  Foster a partnership among school personnel, students, families and community.

    •  Ensure a safe, positive and supportive atmosphere, which encourages creativity, enhances wellness, builds self-esteem, and recognizes students' success through mutual respect and trust

    •  Provide proper guidance so students are capable of making informed choices and are responsible for their actions

    •  Incorporate ethical values including an appreciation of diversity, integrity, compassion, and responsibility which are vital to the learning process

    •  Address students' individual needs through the use of effective methods that engage all learners by providing innovative and challenging learning opportunities.

    •  Support life-long learning by teaching individuals to access, analyze, and apply information in our changing world.