Location of Standards
Administrative Rule: Article 24:58
Version of ISLLC Standards Referenced by State
Year of Law Passage / Rule Change
Overview of Standards, if different from ISLLC Standards
Six standards: Vision and Goals; Instructional Leadership; School Operations and Resources; School, Student, and Staff Safety; School and Community Relationships; Ethical and Cultural Leadership.
Use of Standards in Evaluation of School Leaders, Preparation Programs, and/or Other Purposes
In 2013-14, the state piloted the principal effectiveness project, which uses the Framework for Effective Principals to measure principal performance. In addition, the state's higher education committee is currently redesigning principal preparation programs to align with the Framework's domains and performance components.
Presence of Principal Supervisor Standards
Presence of Principal Supervisor Job Description
 South Dakota Department of Education. (2013). Principal effectiveness pilot project. Retrieved from http://doe.sd.gov/oatq/pep.aspx  South Dakota Department of Education. (2013). South Dakota principal effectiveness handbook: Draft state model for principal evaluation. Retrieved from http://doe.sd.gov/oatq/pep.aspx
Year of Adoption of Principal Supervisor Policy Standards
Location of Principal Supervisor Policy Standards (regulation, statute, etc.)