Dupree Youth

Fire Thunder visits Dupree School

Aŋpétu Yámni k’uŋ héhaŋ, wičháša waŋ théča k’éyaš wawóptetušni čha Kyle etáŋhan, Dupree Owáyawa kiŋ él thiléhaŋyaŋg hí. Alex Fire Thunder ečíyapi. Dupree Owáyawa ektá wayáwaya kiŋ wičhákílowaŋ na nakúŋ Lakhóliyapi uŋspéwičhakhiye. Wayáwa kiŋ líla oíyokiphi yuhápi kéčhaŋmi. Thokáta waníyetu kiŋháŋ akhé ú háŋtaŋš  líla wašte kte! On Wednesday, May 2, Alex Fire Thunder visited the Dupree Lakota Language classes. […]

Choose the Sober Life

Christian ‘Supaman’ Parrish, of Hardin, Montana, presented at Dupree High School on Wednesday, April 18th.  Supaman was entertaining while also being compassionate and inspirational.   Supaman shared about his own upbringing in an alcoholic home where his mom eventually chose the sober life after his dad died.  He talked about the positive choices he has made, including not drinking alcohol, as […]

Bendigo earns Academic Excellence as DHS class of 2018 valedictorian


Seth Bendigo, a senior at Dupree High School and the eldest of Susanne and Beau Bendigo, was the student representing Dupree at the Annual Academic Excellence Banquet held in Pierre on Monday, May 23.  The program represents the top 1 percent of seniors in South Dakota as each school in the state sends one senior for every 100 or less […]

Learning about local career opportunities


Dupree High School students recently enjoyed a presentation by the CRST Telephone Authority as three of their staff (Mona Thompson, Mike Ganje, and Jared Anderson) came to share about what they do for the tribally owned business as well as sharing about the numerous different positions that are needed in this area.  They are going to the local schools to […]

Dupree Attends State Student Council Convention


For the first time in the history of DHS, members of the DHS Student Council and their advisors, Patty & Mark Peacock, attended the SDSCA State Convention.  The event welcomed 1028 high school students as well as numerous adult advisors/chaperones to the Rapid City Civic Center. While at the SDSCA Convention, the students attended an outstanding keynote speakers presentation as […]

CRST Health Fair held at Dupree School

Health maintenance, from the dangers of tobacco use and consuming too much sugar to the values of driving safely and incorporating healthy exercise (in the form of horsemanship) into your lives, was the theme of the recent CRST Health Fair held at the Dupree School.  From the elementary students to the seniors in high school, students were encouraged to walk through the gym […]


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