Steven Rathert is the Middle School Band Director at BLMS. He teaches beginning band, 7th grade band, 8th grade band, and middle school jazz band. He also assists Mr. Ryan Kazmaier with the high school band program. This is Mr. Rathert's second year at Basehor-Linwood and his 6th year of teaching. Mr. Rathert is a proud Alumni of Fort Hays State University where he received his music education degree. When not teaching Mr. Rathert enjoys hanging out with his wife Cheyenne Rathert and their dog Sawyer, cooking, playing disc golf, and keeping it weird!