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Dance team dismantles gender stereotypes

Freshmen Nasir and Nasiah Kolwey dance at the halftime show at the basketball game on Jan. 4th.
January 16, 2019

Those who attended the Jan. 4 basketball game may have been expecting a fun 15 minutes between the second and third quarter due to the annual dance to be put on by the dance team. This time, however, there...

Diamond Dancers say goodbye to 2018 seniors

The entire team along with the 4 graduating seniors and their escorts.
February 3, 2018

At the girls home basketball game against North Scott on Feb. 2, members of the Diamond Dancers took part in a heartfelt farewell to four seniors. Those honored were:   Ciara Klinghammer   Mckenzie...

Diamond Dancers dance their way to earn three division one ratings

Diamond Dancers performed against some tough competitors from across Iowa at ISDTA State Dance and Drill Team Competition earning division ratings in all categories. 
photo published with permission by Amanda Roseman
December 9, 2017

On Friday, Dec. 1 the Diamond Dancers competed in the ISDTA (Iowa State Drill Team Association) competition. Their routines consisted of three different types of dances: kick, pom and contemporary. Dancers...

West High Diamond Dancers

West High Diamond Dancers
Mia Nelson, T'Reaia Malone, Leah Anderson, Ciara Klinghammer and Emily Monroe received a Division one for their state solo.
November 3, 2017

Teamwork is the soul of the sport of dance and it shows in the West High Diamond Dancers. The Diamond Dancers not only dance at both home football and basketball games, but compete in competitions as well....

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