February 4, 2021
Randi Hartman, counselor at Dakota Prairie Elementary School in Brookings, was named the South Dakota School Counselor of the Year by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA).
Hartman created the school counseling program at Dakota Prairie Elementary, which previously had no formal counseling program. Her program received the RAMP (Recognized ASCA Model Program) Award in 2019.
More information about Hartman and the award can be found online on the ASCA website.