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Chief and Princess Satanta Named for 2018

Each spring, the Satanta Chamber of Commerce selects two students to represent the community of Satanta as Chief and Princess. These Satanta High School students are selected following an interview with Satanta Chamber of Commerce . . .

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Friend Named to KSHSAA Student Advisory Board

By Morgan Hoskinson

Houston Friend, a sophomore at Satanta High School, is among six students selected to be members of the Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) Student Advisory Team (SAT). In this role, Friend will provide . . .

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Satanta Student Council Honors Outstanding Faculty Member and Student

At the Satanta High School Awards Ceremony, held on Wednesday, May 9, Satanta Student Council President Kris Wagner announced the creation of two new awards created by Student Council to honor one outstanding Satanta educator and . . .

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Satanta Yearbook Participates in KSPA State Contest

Satanta High School’s 2018 Yearbook Staff attended the Kansas Scholastic Press Association (KSPA) State Journalism Contest in Lawrence, KS on May 5th. Students qualified for State Journalism by placing at the KSPA Regional . . .

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Satanta After Prom 2018

By Ty Blair

After Prom has quickly become a part of the Prom experience. In Satanta, this experience is organized and funded by the Senior Parents. This year, the Satanta senior parents chose to go to Thunder Strikes Bowling Alley in Sublette. . . .

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Satanta Athletic Banquet 2018

By Ty Blair

With over 100 in attendance, Satanta High School’s athletic coaches had a successful night handing out awards and recognizing student athletes on May 2, 2018. The banquet started out with a meal, which was catered by the . . .

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Satanta Students Compete at State Forensics

By Noel Caro

  On May 5, 2018, the Satanta High School forensics team participated in the KSHSAA State Forensics Festival and Championship Tournament in Salina at Kansas Wesleyan and Salina Central High School. The following team . . .

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FCCLA State Leadership Conference

By RaeAnne Blevins

Gabi Johnson, Sicely Jackson, Addison King, Ella Burrows, Adan Gutierrez, Kara Kunselman, Maylea Alexander, Judy Stuckey On April 15, 2018, Satanta’s Family, Career, Community Leadership (FCCLA) organization traveled to . . .

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Friend Named to KSHSAA Student Advisory Board

By Morgan Hoskinson

Houston Friend, a sophomore at Satanta High School and son of Clark and Brenda Friend, is among six students selected to be members of the Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) Student Advisory Team (SAT). In . . .

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Satanta High Announces Class of 2018 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

By Morgan Hoskinson

Satanta High School is proud to announce that Alex Howie and Clarissa Najera have been named valedictorian and salutatorian of the Class of 2018, respectively.   Alex Howie is the daughter of Leanne and Brent . . .

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Poetry Alive! Comes to Haskell County

By Betty Loewen

On April 6, 2018, Poetry Alive! visited the schools of Haskell County. Due to April being National Poetry Month, the Satanta Area Arts Council and the Dudley Township Library came together to celebrate by bringing Poetry Alive! from . . .

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Celebrating Satanta Day 2018

By Willy Garcia

Satanta Day 2018 will be observed on Saturday, May 12. The weekend’s activities will begin on Friday, May 11, with the arrival of the carnival. The carnival will be open from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. with unlimited ride bracelets available . . .

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Satanta Students Sweep SCCC Poetry Contest

By Javier Morales

Pictured here (left to right): Kansas Poet Laureate Kevin Rabbas, Sami Small, Jaylon Essix, Jody Zimmerman, Britanni Lauppe, Leslie Cabrera, Adan Gutierrez, and SCCC English instructor Janice Northerns.    . . .

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Student Photography Piece Showcased in High Plains Journal

Freshman Carl Kunselman's photography piece entitled  Down Country Roads  was recently featured in the High Plains Journal article  US to fuel dip in world wheat area to 5-year low in 2018-19 . Congratulations . . .

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Satanta High School Celebrates Prom 2018

By Cassidy Jones

Class of 2019 Class of 2018 Colorful dresses and dashing tuxedos were in abundance at the Satanta High school prom parade on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Many Satanta residents enjoyed the parade through the high . . .

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Yearbook Photography Contest

By Nidia Caro

Satanta and Sublette yearbook students recently participated in a photography contest highlighting their Kansas Treasure photos. The Dudley Township Library (Satanta) hosted the photo display in February. The Haskell Township . . .

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Satanta High School Student Organizations Assist in USDA Commodities Distribution

By Ty Blair

Satanta High School’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) chapter, led by Family and Consumer Science instructor Judy Stuckey, and the Satanta chapter of Future Farmers America (FFA), which is led by . . .

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Marketing Projects

Check out the awesome marketing projects on Mrs. Dunn's staff page including product movie trailers, personalized websites, window display photos, and more!

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Satanta Seniors Enjoy Internship Experiences Via Ag Program

By Miles Purcell

A s the school year comes to the end, the Satanta seniors are not slowing down. Many, in fact, have begun ag-based internships that they set up at the beginning of the second semester. These internships were part of the National . . .

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Satanta Seniors on the Hunt for Scholarships

By Willy Garcia

The Satanta High School Class of 2018 is busy tackling the task of applying for scholarships. USD 507 counselor Stacy Salem has taken the lead on the project, creating a google classroom site on which she posts scholarship information, . . .

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Satanta Vocal Music Plans Trip to Elitch Gardens

By Alexis Mayorga

The Satanta Vocal Music Department, under the direction of Mr. Craig Lyman, is planning a spring trip to Elitch Gardens in Denver, Colorado. Their trip will begin with an exchange concert with Goodland High School. The group will . . .

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Satanta Creative Writing Students Look to Compete in SCCC Poetry Competition

By Javier Morales

Students in the Satanta High School creative writing class have been putting together their own poetry collections to enter into the Seward County Community College (SCCC) poetry contest. Students have been working on their three-poem . . .

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Satanta High School Artists Receive Recognition

By Willy Garcia

  The art department at Satanta Jr.- Sr. High School recently took pieces to Baker Arts Center in Liberal, Kansas, where Satanta senior Alexis Mayorga won a merit award for his ceramic piece entitled "Guardians of . . .

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Satanta High School to Host Junior-Senior Prom

By Cassidy Jones

On Saturday the twenty-first of April, the Satanta High School junior class and their sponsors will host Prom 2018. The theme for this year is Bollywood, a portmanteau of “Hollywood” and “Bombay” (the center of . . .

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Satanta FCCLA Hosts District STAR Events

By RaeAnne Blevins

On January 31, 2018, Satanta High School hosted the annual FCCLA District F STAR Events competition. According to the Family, Career and Community of America (FCCLA) website, “STAR Events (Students Taking Action with . . .

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Staying Safe in a Digital World

By Kolton Maturey

Friday February 23, 2018, Satanta Jr. - Sr. High School hosted an assembly for all its junior and senior high students. Organized by Satanta School Resource Officer Aaron Koehn, the school sought to provide students with a fun yet serious . . .

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Satanta Students Excel in Vocal Performance

By Noel Caro

Back Row:  Alondra Botello, Jasmin Salamanca, Tanna Anderson, Brooke Abernathy, Lorenzo Salazar, Kolton Maturey, Morgan Hoskinson, Carley Oxford, Clarissa Najera, Leslie Cabrera Front Row:  Sami Small, Sicely Jackson, . . .

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Satanta FBLA Qualifies Eleven for State

By Morgan Hoskinson

On Wednesday, January 20, 2018, Satanta High as well as four other schools headed to Stanton County High School to compete in multiple business knowledge tests as part of the Future Business Leaders of America District VIII Leadership . . .

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Satanta Students Recognized by Local Masonic Lodge

By Ryan Burrows

Aubrey Salem, Marshall Alexander, Mia Burrows, Andrea Gutierrez, Hyrum Anderson, Ella Burrows, Adan Gutierrez Each year Kansas Masonic Lodges recognize students for being exemplary in their schools. Recognition, according to the . . .

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Satanta High School Captures State Scholars’ Bowl Title

By Ryan Burrows

The Satanta Indian Scholars’ Bowl Team won the 1A Division I State Scholars’ Bowl Meet held at Flint Hills High School in Rosalia, Kansas, on Saturday, February 10, 2018. Team members included seniors Kaden Anthony and . . .

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Satanta Homecoming 2018

By Ty Blair

  This year’s homecoming theme at Satanta High School was “HOMEcoming.” The high school cheerleaders provided spirit days to go along with the theme. Monday was “HOMErun,” Tuesday was . . .

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Haskell County Spelling Bee Results

By Nidia Caro

The Satanta Jr. High Spelling Bee was held on January 16, 2018, at the high school in Satanta. A total of 16 students participated in the spelling bee. The students were in grade levels 6th through 8th. The top finalists were 6th . . .

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Satanta Senior Parents Seek to Fund After-prom

By Miles Purcell

Prom is right around the right the corner at Satanta High School, and the Satanta Senior Parents are preparing for After-prom. After-prom festivities this year will include a trip to Thunder Strikes bowling alley in Sublette. In order . . .

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FCCLA District Officer Elections

By RaeAnne Blevins

On January 17, 2018, the annual Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) District F Officer Elections were held in Southwestern Heights High School. The Satanta chapter of FCCLA ran three members for district office; . . .

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Satanta Students Participate in Haskell County Spelling Bee

By Nidia Caro

  Gysel Najera, Victor Manriquez, Dakota Oliver, Oscar San Juan The Satanta Jr. High Spelling Bee was held on January 16, 2018, at the high school in Satanta. A total of 16 students participated in the spelling bee. . . .

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Satanta Students Earn SPIAA League Honors for To Kill a Mockingbird Projects

By Cassidy Jones

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view . . . until you climb into his skin and walk around in it." It was these words from Atticus Finch that inspired the SPIAA league to . . .

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Satanta Senior Organizes Blood Drive, Community Responds

By Alexis Mayorga

Satanta National Honor Society hosted an American Red Cross Blood Drive on January 17, 2018, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Although the drive began behind schedule due to a computer malfunction, 35 total donations of blood were given that day. . . .

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FCCLA Christmas Backpack Project

By Betty Loewen

Satanta High School’s FCCLA chapter has completed multiple community service projects this year, many of which double as STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) events for FCCLA competition. District STAR event competition will . . .

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Satanta FCCLA Hosts Christmas Elves

By RaeAnne Blevins

On December 16, 2017, Satanta FCCLA members hosted a craft day known as “Christmas Elves” for grade school students. “We wanted to do something special for little ones before we all go on Christmas break. It’s a time . . .

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Satanta FFA Attends Leadership Conference, Participates in Interview Competition

By Morgan Hoskinson and Miles Purcell

On Monday, November 20, 2017, Satanta’s FFA Chapter went to Hugoton for a leadership conference. The following members attended the conference: Jr. Puerto  (Freshman), Hunter Clark (Sophomore), Tanna Anderson (Junior), Kris Wagner . . .

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Satanta Schools Hosts Christmas Concerts

By Kolton Maturey and Nidia Caro

On December 5, 2017, Satanta High School’s music department presented its winter vocal concert. This was the first high school concert to be presented under the direction of Mr. Craig Lyman who is in his first year at Satanta Jr.-Sr. . . .

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Schmidt and Patterson Newest Faces at USD 507

By Ty Blair and Lorenzo Salazar

USD 507, Satanta,  recently hired Katie Schmidt as district technology coordinator. Schmidt main goal is to work through technological problems experienced by students and staff members. Schmidt said, “I am extremely . . .

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FCCLA Knowledge Bowl Qualifies for National Competition

By RaeAnne Blevins

On November 18, the Satanta High School FCCLA Knowledge Bowl team members RaeAnne Blevins, Adan Gutierrez, Addison King, Maddison Jaso, and Ella Burrows and their sponsor Mrs. Judy Stuckey traveled to Oklahoma City where they competed at . . .

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Satanta Yearbook Visits Dallas

By Betty Loewen

Chieftan Adviser Courtney Dunn, Senior Javier Ledezma, Senior Alondra Botello, Senior Clarissa Najera, Senior Oscar Ledezma, and Senior Betty Loewen snap a quick photo after the championship play-off game at the Allen High School . . .

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Satanta Freshmen Watch To Kill a Mockingbird on the Big Screen

By Willy Garcia

On Tuesday November 21, 2017, Mr. Ryan Burrows and his freshman English class went on a field trip to the Twilight Theatre in Greensburg, Kansas to watch the classic 1960s film version of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird on the big . . .

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Satanta National Honor Society Inducts New Members

By Nidia Caro

National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to recognize those students who have demonstrated excellence in the . . .

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2017-2018 Scholars' Bowl Team

Back Row: Carl Kunselman, Hunter Clark, Jaylon Essix, Andy Heimerich, Sami Small, Preston Clingenpeel Middle Row:  Adan Gutierrez, Kolton Maturey, Carley Oxford, RaeAnne Blevins, Kaden Anthony Front Row:  Sicely . . .

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Satanta Scholars’ Bowl Finds Success at Home and on the Road

By Cassidy Jones

Sophomore Andy Heimerich, Senior Kaden Anthony, Freshman Ella Burrows, Senior Carley Oxford, Junior Adan Gutierrez, Sophomore Jaylon Essix  Senior Kolton Maturey, Freshman Carl Kunselman, Sophomore Sami . . .

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SPIAA Big Read 2017

In the fall of 2016, English teachers from across the Southern Plains Iroquois Activities Association (SPIAA) met at South Gray High School in Montezuma, Kansas, in the classroom of Jill Deges at the SPIAA League In-service to . . .

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Trick-or-Treat So Others Can Eat

On October 31, the student organizations of Satanta High School (FBLA, NHS, FCCLA, and Student Council) banded together to join the Satanta KAYs in gathering non-perishable food items. More than 30 Satanta students were divided into . . .

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Dustin Galyon Speaks at Satanta High School

By Alexis Mayorga

Photo by Yearbook Staff On October 26, Satanta Junior-Senior School had a professional speaker named Dustin Galyon come and speak to the student body. Galyon, who is the head men’s basketball coach at Hesston College, . . .

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High School Scholars' Bowl Begins with Success, Room for Improvement

By Maria Contreras

Photo courtesy of Ryan Burrows The Satanta Indian Scholars’ Bowl team began its 2017-2018 season with a meet in Meade on October 16. The varsity team, including Carley Oxford, Kaden Anthony, Ella Burrows, Adan Gutierrez, . . .

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Satanta FCCLA Members Receive National Recognition

By Ella Burrows

  This summer, Satanta FCCLA members Ella Burrows and Addison King competed at the national level with their STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) Events at Nashville, Tennessee. Burrows competed in the Promote and . . .

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Satanta High School Experiences Lockdown Drill

By RaeAnne Blevins

Photo by Betty Loewen On September 21, 2017, Satanta Jr.-Sr. High School experienced a perimeter lockdown drill. The lockdown involved a mock car crash scene that began in the high school parking lot. Subsequently, a . . .

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Satanta High School Hosts Halloween Carnival

By Morgan Hoskinson

                          Photo courtesy of Satanta Yearbook  Satanta FCCLA initiated the . . .

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Indians in the News

Check out what's going on in our schools on the Grade School Indians in the News tab, High School Indians in the News tab, and on the Athletics tab.

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Satanta Junior High Track Season Begins with Large Team, Cancelled Meets

By Lizeth Meza

Spring is here, even though it doesn’t seem Mother Nature knows it. In spite of this, Satanta Junior High Track athletes have begun their preparation for track and field season. Satanta Junior High Track practice began March 6; with . . .

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Satanta High School Hosts Senior Parent Night

By Jacob Miramontes

Satanta High School hosted Senior Parent Night on February 21, which marked the last home game for Satanta senior basketball players Rogelio Pando, Angel Meza, Amberley Taylor, and Natalia Gonzalez. The Indians took on Ingalls with the . . .

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