Directory

General School Info

Contact Information
Mailing Address
200 E Essex Salem, SD 57058
Website
www.mccookcentral.k12.sd.us

Other Information
School Colors
Kelly Green/Black/White
School Song
Coach/Notre Dame Victory
Boys Nickname
Fighting Cougars
Girls Nickname
Fighting Cougars

Administration

Superintendent
Superintendent Name
Matt Alley
Superintendent Phone
425-2264
Superintendent Email
matt.alley@k12.sd.us

Principal
Principal Name
Masey Pechholt
Principal Phone
425-2264
Principal Email
masey.pechholt@k12.sd.us

Business Manager
Business Manager Name
Kathy Cleveland
Business Manager Phone
425-2264
Business Manager Email
kathy.cleveland@k12.sd.us

School Board President
School Board President Name
Kurt Stiefvater

Athletic Director
Athletic Director Name
Doug Durfee
Athletic Director Phone
425-2264
Athletic Director Email
doug.durfee@k12.sd.us

Activities Director
Activities Director Name
Doug Durfee
Activities Director Phone
425-2264
Activities Director Email
doug.durfee@k12.sd.us

Administrative Assistant

Health & Wellness

Certified Athletic Trainer
Athletic Trainer Name
Ellen Kluth
Athletic Trainer Phone
630-8863
Athletic Trainer Email
ellen.kluth@avera.org

Strength/Conditioning

Athletics

Girls Coaches
Girls Basketball
Girls Basketball Coach Name
Doug Durfee
Girls Basketball Coach Phone
425-2264
Girls Basketball Coach Email
doug.durfee@k12.sd.us

Girls Cross Country
Girls Cross Country Coach Name
Laura Gessner
Girls Cross Country Coach Phone
425-2264
Girls Cross Country Coach Email
mlbgessner@yahoo.com

Girls Golf
Girls Golf Coach Name
Jeff Heisinger
Girls Golf Coach Phone
363-5025
Girls Golf Coach Email
jeffrey.heisinger@k12.sd.us

Girls Soccer

Girls Tennis

Girls Track & Field
Girls Track & Field Coach Name
Doug Durfee
Girls Track & Field Coach Phone
425-2264
Girls Track & Field Coach Email
doug.durfee@k12.sd.us

Girls Wrestling
Girls Wrestling Coach Name
Scott Andal
Girls Wrestling Coach Phone
425-2264
Girls Wrestling Coach Email
Scott.Andal@k12.sd.us

Gymnastics

Volleyball
Volleyball Coach Name
Kim VanderWoude
Volleyball Coach Phone
363-5025
Volleyball Coach Email
kim.vanderwoude@k12.sd.us

Boys Coaches
Boys Basketball
Boys Basketball Coach Name
Jeff Heisinger
Boys Basketball Coach Phone
363-5025
Boys Basketball Coach Email
jeffrey.heisinger@k12.sd.us

Boys Cross Country
Boys Cross Country Coach Name
Laura Gessner
Boys Cross Country Coach Phone
425-2264
Boys Cross Country Coach Email
mlbgessner@yahoo.com

Boys Golf
Boys Golf Coach Name
Jeff Heisinger
Boys Golf Coach Phone
363-5025
Boys Golf Coach Email
jeffrey.heisinger@k12.sd.us

Boys Soccer

Boys Tennis

Boys Track & Field
Boys Track & Field Coach Name
Shawn Flanagan
Boys Track & Field Coach Phone
425-2264
Boys Track & Field Coach Email
shawn.flanagan@k12.sd.us

Boys Wrestling
Boys Wrestling Coach Name
Scott Andal
Boys Wrestling Coach Phone
425-2264
Boys Wrestling Coach Email
scott.andal@k12.sd.us

Competitive Cheer

Competitive Dance

Sideline Cheer
Boys Basketball Cheer Coach Name
Laura Schultz
Boys Basketball Cheer Coach Phone
425-2264
Boys Basketball Cheer Coach Email
mcmcheeradv1@gmail.com
Girls Basketball Cheer Coach Name
Curtis Chlebeck Vanleur
Girls Basketball Cheer Coach Phone
363-5025
Girls Basketball Cheer Coach Email
mcmcheeradv2@gmail.com
Football Cheer Coach Name
Laura Schultz
Football Cheer Coach Phone
425-2264
Football Cheer Coach Email
mcmcheeradv1@gmail.com
Wrestling Cheer Coach Name
Curtis Chlebeck Vanleur
Wrestling Cheer Coach Phone
363-5025
Wrestling Cheer Coach Email
mcmcheeradv2@gmail.com

Football
Football Coach Name
Shawn Flanagan
Football Coach Phone
425-2264
Football Coach Email
shawn.flanagan@k12.sd.us

Fine Arts

Journalism
Newspaper
Newspaper Advisor Name
Chelsea Anderson
Newspaper Advisor Phone
425-2264
Newspaper Advisor Email
chelsea.anderson@k12.sd.us

Yearbook
Yearbook Advisor Name
Chelsea Anderson
Yearbook Advisor Phone
425-2264
Yearbook Advisor Email
chelsea.anderson@k12.sd.us

Music
Band
Band Director Name
Austin Herrboldt
Band Director Phone
425-2264
Band Director Email
austin.r.herrboldt@k12.sd.us

Jazz Band
Jazz Band Director Name
Austin Herrboldt
Jazz Band Director Phone
425-2264
Jazz Band Director Email
austin.r.herrboldt@k12.sd.us

Orchestra

Show Choir
Show Choir Director Name
Austin Herrboldt
Show Choir Director Phone
425-2264
Show Choir Director Email
austin.r.herrboldt@k12.sd.us

Vocal
Vocal Director Name
Austin Herrboldt
Vocal Director Phone
425-2264
Vocal Director Email
austin.r.herrboldt@k12.sd.us

Speech, Debate, & Theatre
Debate

One-Act Play
One-Act Play Advisor Name
Sylvia Johnson
One-Act Play Advisor Phone
425-2264
One-Act Play Advisor Email
sylvia.johnson@k12.sd.us

Oral Interp
Oral Interp Advisor Name
Laura Gottlob
Oral Interp Advisor Phone
425-2264
Oral Interp Advisor Email
laura.gottlob@k12.sd.us

Other Fine Arts
Student Council
Student Council Advisor Name
Tracy Chase
Student Council Advisor Phone
425-2264
Student Council Advisor Email
tracy.chase@k12.sd.us

Visual Arts