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Band Director George Dragoo talked with the audience at a concert last year.

Mr. Dragoo

Abagail Cuppy, Staff March 21, 2024

For almost two decades George Dragoo has directed the band at Stevens High School and he has no plan on slowing down. He loves teaching the students, saying that they each “have their own gifts.” Every...

Choir Director Ann Deckert leads the choir in its spring concert.

Stevens Teacher on the Board of SD Honor Choir

Madilyn Jacobsen, Staff Writer March 19, 2024

Started in 1993, the South Dakota Honor Choir has happened every year, minus a few blizzards, and every year Stevens has had students represented on that stage. As well, one of our teachers plays...

BHSO Young Artist Competition

BHSO Young Artist Competition

Jadyn Bennett, Staff Writer March 19, 2024

As freshmen are coming into high school there are a lot of adjustments that must be made, and for Evita Coleman, one of those was joining the high school orchestra playing the violin. According to...

An Apparition of Achievement

Jana Sofia Arella Ramos, Contributor February 4, 2022

It is a friend draped in silver and gold; an unacquainted perfection that speciously entices me, I gawk at its boastful promiscuity that intrigues and seduces. With blurred inhibitions, I...

2022 All-State Band Selections

2022 All-State Band Selections

Staff, Staff Writer February 4, 2022

Congratulations to the 12 Stevens Raider Band Members selected for the 2022 South Dakota All-State Band. This year's selections include: Flutes-Kaitlynn Wellman, Kathryn Johnson, Eva Orth; Oboes-Ethan...

Holiday Showcase

December 17, 2021

All-State Orchestra and Choir Heads to Rapid

All-State Orchestra and Choir Heads to Rapid

Staff October 22, 2021

The South Dakota All-State All State Chorus and Orchestra concerts will be the very first played in the new Summit Arena at the Monument. Stevens High School is representing the majority of the participants...

Stevens Showstoppers fall play.

Stevens Showstoppers 2021-2022 Preview

Staff, Writer September 24, 2021

The Stevens Showstoppers announced their 2021-2022 line-up on Thursday. Under the direction of Stephen Farruggia, of Seraphim Theatrical Entertainment, the Showstoppers will delve into the dark world...

The Rocket Man Lands in Rapid City

The Rocket Man Lands in Rapid City

Madi Dame, Adviser August 22, 2021

The Raider Marching Band spent several weeks learning the steps and rhythm for this years halftime show based on the music of Elton John. All that hard work paid off during the football game. They kicked...

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