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iPad Distribution Incomplete

iPad Distribution Incomplete

Ben Cohen, web staff
August 22, 2014 • 410 views
Filed under Breaking News, Top Stories

Students were issued iPad minis Wednesday, Aug 21, during homeroom. All grade levels were issued iPads, with the exception of about  4 percent of students. Over the summer, KHS’s technology staff worked to resettle and install new security systems on the iPads, Mike Gavin, assistant principal,... Read more »

KHS implements mandatory ID policy

KHS implements mandatory ID policy

David Reynolds, copy editor
August 19, 2014 • 291 views
Filed under News

Say hello to more security changes. Starting this school year, all students and staff are required to wear IDs, but according to Levaughn Smart, coordinator of safety and security, the policy is nothing new. “If you look in the board policy, the ID piece has been in there for years, so it’s... Read more »

Update: Shots fired in Ferguson

Update: Shots fired in Ferguson

Harrison Fox, copy editor
August 11, 2014 • 849 views
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UPDATE: Darren Wilson was named as the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in a police press conference Friday, Aug. 15.... Read more »

Accolades of Success

Accolades of Success

Emily Chiles, features writer
May 21, 2014 • 297 views
Filed under News

KHS held its annual awards ceremony on May 13, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Keating theatre. The awards are usually given to seniors but underclassmen can receive them. Awards include department awards, sports awards, scholarships, and leadership awards. "To be able to come together and have one more opportunity... Read more »

The Unexpected Death of Kirkwood Graduate, David Bland

The Unexpected Death of Kirkwood Graduate, David Bland

Mara Hockerman, sports writer
April 28, 2014 • 606 views
Filed under News

On Saturday, April 12, 2014, David Anthony Bland, a 2008 Kirkwood graduate, was struck and killed at the intersection of Manchester Road and Baxter Road in Winchester, MO at the age of 23. During Bland’s time at KHS from 2004 - 2008, he helped start the Kirkwood Rugby Football Club. After graduating,... Read more »

Celebrate Gold K

Celebrate Gold K

Amanda Pollmann, Web Managing Editor
April 26, 2014 • 231 views
Filed under News

The annual Gold K ceremony will be held Monday, April 28 at 7 p.m. in the Keating Theater. It is awarded to KHS students who have received a minimun of 3.5 cummulative GPA over seven semesters, and this year the class of 2014 has 202 recipients. According to Mike Wade, senior class principal, Gold K... Read more »

Do you know KHS Prom?

Do you know KHS Prom?

Emily Chiles, features writer
April 24, 2014 • 204 views
Filed under News

Prom-Under the City Lights When- Saturday April 26 from 8 p.m.-Midnight Where- The Double Tree 16625 Swingley Ridge Rd 63017 Price- $50 per person After Party When- Saturday April 26 from 12-3 a.m. Where- Chesterfield Athletic Club Activities include:... Read more »

Walker Foundation donates grant for pool

Walker Foundation donates grant for pool

Emily Stobbe, print managing editor
April 23, 2014 • 1,079 views
Filed under Breaking News, Top Stories

Updated April 24, 2:24 p.m.   The Walker Foundation gave a $10 million grant to KHS specifically to build a swimming pool, whose location has not yet been determined. Dr. Michael Havener, principal, announced the news to the school at 2 p.m. today. This grant is the largest donation to... Read more »

Results for student council and class office elections

Results for student council and class office elections

Anna Mullendore, features writer
April 16, 2014 • 230 views
Filed under News, Top Stories

Student Council PresidentRoss Rubright Student Council Vice PresidentTara Hawkins 2015 Student CouncilKevin SchulteKellie Walter 2015 Class OfficePresidentJeff... Read more »

Spamalot preview

Spamalot preview

Sonora Taffa, opinions writer
April 9, 2014 • 172 views
Filed under News

A legendary king, some coconuts and plenty of laughter will be found in Keating Theater April 10, 11, and 12 at 7 p.m. This year’s spring musical, Spamalot, retells the story of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. ... Read more »