Department Overview

  • Our goal within the Brookings School District Child Nutrition Department is to provide high-quality, nutritious meals to all students in our district.  Breakfast and lunch are offered each day in all schools.

    We are hiring!  The Child Nutrition Department has full-time and substitute positions available.  Click below to inquire about our open positions:
      Substitute
      Cook

    Breakfast is offered before school each day until 9:30am.
    Lunch is offered with varying schedules for each location.

Lunch Line

Contact Us

  • Laura Duba
    Laura Swier

    Director of Child Nutrition
    605-696-4713
    Laura.Swier@k12.sd.us

    Brookings High School
    Erika Powell
    605-696-4178
    Erika.Powell@k12.sd.us

    Mickelson Middle School
    Dawn McCarthy
    605-696-4508
    Dawn.McCarthy@k12.sd.us

    Camelot Intermediate
    Rox Dahl
    605-696-4444
    Roxann.Dahl@k12.sd.us

    Hillcrest Elementary
    Ginger Bothe
    605-696-4610
    Ginger.Bothe@k12.sd.us

    Medary Elementary
    Jeanne Melmer
    605-696-4370
    Jeanne.Melmer@k12.sd.us

    Dakota Prairie Elementary
    Becky Hanson
    605-696-4908
    Becky.Hanson@k12.sd.us