The Kirkwood Call

Q&A with 2018-19 retiring teachers

Hayden Davidson, sports writer
1 hour ago

“Congratulations”—Five KHS seniors who got into elite universities

Ethan Peter, features writer
May 15, 2019

Preview of changes coming to KHS next year

Emma Lingo and Amelia Hurley
May 6, 2019

Preview of changes coming to KHS next year
Important dates for seniors

May 3, 2019

As the year begins to come to an end for the class of 2019, the next week or so holds a lot of days with important events for seniors. Here is a list of...

Spring orchestra concert

May 2, 2019

The last orchestra concert of the year is tonight, May 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. in Keating Theater. This performance will include the senior recognition as well.

KHS DECA goes international

April 26, 2019

KHS DECA goes international as seven students make their way to ICDC (DECA International Career Development Conference).

Q&A with 2018-19 retiring teachers
Senior profile: Lifting the pressure

May 12, 2019

As the bell rings, many students spill out into the hallways talking about the day’s events.  One senior, Nolan Hauck, is an exception to this daily...

Senior Profile: Jenna Dyroff

May 7, 2019

She stands tall in the Jackson County Courthouse delivering her closing statement during the state trial on Sunday, March 31. This is the end of the road...

Senior Column: Claire Boysen

May 3, 2019

I’ve had my fair share of ups and downs at KHS, but at the end of the day, I loved high school. Saying goodbye has been harder than I could have ever imagined.

Notre Dame: To grieve or not to grieve?
“Those poor kids in Africa”

April 19, 2019

The first time I remember hearing it was in fifth grade. “Those poor kids in Africa.” When the Student Council leaders at my Catholic school...

The power of stereotypes

April 11, 2019

I’m going to be completely honest with you: I’ve never had sex. I could chalk it up to the fact that I’ve been single for a while, or that the people...

Sex in television

April 9, 2019

33 seconds is all it takes for a topless sex scene between two high schoolers to begin in the first episode of Netflix’s new show “Sex Education,”...

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The Slenderman stabbing
What St. Louis coffee shop should you visit?

What St. Louis coffee shop should you visit?

May 7, 2019

Check out this coffee shop ranking piece to learn where to visit to get your next latte or iced coffee.

Summer reading recommendations

Summer reading recommendations

May 5, 2019

Looking for some great reads this summer? These five books cover different issues impacting high schoolers today and are perfect books to curl up with on those hot July afternoons.

Which grade level do you belong in?

Which grade level do you belong in?

May 4, 2019

Have you ever felt like you do not belong in your grade level? Or do you feel right at home? Either way, take this short quiz to find out which class you actually belong in.

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From Longhorn to Cougar to Pioneer
TKC talks MLB: 2019 predictions

TKC talks MLB: 2019 predictions

May 2, 2019

Benji Wilton and Hayden Davidson break down their predictions for the 2019 MLB season, including an analysis of the St. Louis Cardinals' outlook.

Hoop dreams

Hoop dreams

May 1, 2019

Damien Loyd has been the Kirkwood boys' basketball program's star for the past two seasons. This story profiles Loyd and his decision to play in college.

2019 Final Four preview

2019 Final Four preview

April 5, 2019

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Photo gallery: girls varsity soccer v.s. Ladue Apr. 29
Balloon release for Alydia Johnson, sophomore 4/23/19

Balloon release for Alydia Johnson, sophomore 4/23/19

April 27, 2019

KHS students and faculty gathered near the Essex entrance to hold a balloon release for Alydia Johnson, sophomore, who passed away on April 10, 2019.

Photo gallery: English Department’s Tracksuit Day

Photo gallery: English Department’s Tracksuit Day

April 19, 2019

Photo gallery: Kirkwood in black and white

Photo gallery: Kirkwood in black and white

April 19, 2019

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