We believe this video is a great representation of what our school is all about. Litchfield Public School is more than just a small school. We are a family that works hard to help our students grow socially, athletically, and academically. 

Video produced by Mr. Lance Ellison and his 5th and 6th Graders


Litchfield Public School is a PreK-12 school located in Sherman County. The Litchfield School District covers 192 square miles and includes the towns of Hazard, Litchfield, Mason City, the southern portion of Sherman County, and the eastern portion of Custer County.

Academically, Litchfield is a 1:1 school that places a strong emphasis on natural integration of technology into the classroom. Some classes currently offered at Litchfield PS include: Online Advanced Placement Courses, Agricultural Education, Keyboarding, Accounting, Band, Chorus, Physical Education, Spanish I-IV, Weights, Beginning and Advanced Art, Journalism, Graphic Design, Distance Education, College Dual-credit Classes, Business and Marketing, and more.

Litchfield has enjoyed a competitive sports cooperative with Ansley, NE, since the 2012-2013 school year, allowing us to offer more sports and extracurricular activities.

Extracurricular Activities available at LPS include: Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Track, Wrestling, Rifle Club, FBLA, Speech, One Act, Quiz Bowl, Student Council, Honor Society, Cross Country, Cup Stacking, and FFA.


Litchfield Public Schools is looking for someone who lives in the district to fill the remainder of a board position term through December of 2022. Letters of interest giving your qualification to fill this spot can be sent to Mitch Feldman, BOE President. Letters may be sent to Mr. Feldman by email at: MFeldman@kaapaethanol.com or sent to the Litchfield Public Schools with attention to the Board President. Deadline will be June 17th, the Friday before the scheduled June board meeting on June 20th. 

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