Our Early Childhood Center 

  • Offers care for ages 6 weeks to after school care. 
  • Operating hours are M-F 6:30am-5:30pm.
  • Provides a structured, faith-based, learning environment for each student. 
  • Offers preschool five days a week M-F 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. for ages 3 to 5 years.
  • Is a State Licensed facility that does accept state assistance. 
  • All staff members are CPR/ First Aid certified, background checked and up to date on the yearly training requirements.

We invite you to schedule a tour with us to learn about our program. Tours are available daily by appointment, please call 605-791-1131 to schedule a visit.

Psalms 78:4

“We will tell the coming generations the glorious deeds of the Lord and his might and the wonders that he has done.”


We at Divine Shepherd, guided by the unfailing Word of God, proclaim the love of Jesus, nurture our faith, love and encourage youth, support family life, and spread the good news of Jesus to people in our community and beyond.


We at Divine Shepherd, Divine Shepherd Lutheran School partners with parents to provide the finest growth and learning for each child, in a safe environment where God’s love for us is taught and practiced, so that children and families may come to participate joyfully in the life of service to which they are called.