The Kirkwood Call

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood varsity football game vs. Ladue Oct. 16

Ladue player holds the ball, as the two teams faceoff.

Annie George, photographer

October 23, 2020

Kirkwood hosted their first home game of the season, against Ladue on October 16, 2020. The spectators were very limited, as each player, cheerleader, and pommie, each got two tickets for family. Kirkwood won, with a score of 20-7. "The game went well," says Asher Weinberg, a senior on the football...

Photo Gallery: students recreate their favorite album covers

Gabrielle Cannon, junior, poses in front of her favorite album: Mojo by Evann McIntosh.

Elizabeth Riti, photographer

October 19, 2020

TKC previously had teachers recreate popular album covers Now it's the students' turn to recreate their favorites. "A lot of the music I listen to leads to empowerment, just like the album I recreated," Peyton Nico, sophomore, said when asked what music brought into her life. ...

Photo gallery: Kirkwood boys varsity soccer game vs Marquette Oct. 8

The Kirkwood bench celebrates as their team scores a penalty kick.

Ben Rives, photographer

October 15, 2020

Kirkwood boys varsity soccer played Marquette High School Oct. 8, 2020. Kirkwood came back from being down 1-0 and won 2-1. This was Kirkwood's fourth win in the young season. Kirkwood and Marquette will not meet again this regular season. Kirkwood won with a late comeback win, scoring 2 goals in the...

Photo Gallery: KHS girls JV volleyball vs Lindbergh High School Oct. 8

Colleen Doherty, sophomore, hits the ball.

Sophia Beckmann and Ella Davies

October 13, 2020

Kirkwood girls JV volleyball played Lindbergh High School Oct. 8, 2020. Although Kirkwood lost their first set, they came back and won the game with 2-1 set win. When asked how JV could improve their game, Skylar Schwent, sophomore, said "To start [the game] off stronger, because we did lose the first...

Photo Gallery: Nature

A beautiful lookout at Quarry park overlooking the whole park.

Brigid O'Neill, photographer

October 9, 2020

Our forests, rivers, oceans, and soils provide us with the food we eat, the air we breathe, the water we irrigate our crops with, and because nature is free, we often take it for granted. "Between every two pines there is a doorway to a new world," -John Muir

Photo Gallery: Gymquarters Invitational – Feb. 14, 2020

After sticking her vault, Kiya Johnson and her coach, Bob Moore, celebrate her first perfect 10 on vault at the Gymquarters Invitational, Feb. 14th.

Lainey Hogg, Pioneer photographer

October 6, 2020

The St. Peters Family Arena held the annual Gymquarter’s invitational gymnastics meet on February 14, 2020. LSU came in first, achieving a season high of 197.875.  Iowa State placed second with a 196.625, Mizzou placed third, scoring 196.450 and Lindenwood came in last place with a final score o...

Photo Gallery: Political signs 2020

A yard sign encourages eligible voters to register and use their voice.

Coco LeGrand and Ella Sottile

October 4, 2020

As the 2020 presidential election draws near, citizens of Kirkwood have been eager to express their views. Many people have been using yard signs as a way to support their preferred candidates. Tensions rise as things continue to get more heated. Josie Baker, freshman, believes that the signs are a c...

Photo Gallery: Beth Szopuski and Hank, the perfect pair

A photo of Beth and Hank, as they sit on the couch like any day.

Lawrence Mckee, photographer

October 1, 2020

Every morning Beth walked Hank, a big 15 year old pit bull with a gentle soul, and a kind heart. Beth recalls getting Hank at 9 years old from a shelter in Ohio, as a rare out-of-state adoption. From the first day she got him there was a connection, and Hank opened her up to the community around her....

Photo Gallery: virtual learning told through photos

A student holds their head in their hands, as she tries to do her work.

Annie George, photographer

September 28, 2020

Virtual learning has brought on a major change to our everyday lives. Being stuck at home, learning through a screen has caused many problems for students, parents and staff. "I am very thankful that we have the tech that we do," says Cindy Koehler, KHS French Teacher.  "But like I have said, this...

Photo Gallery: varsity pommie practice

Alyssa Kistler, freshman, gets asked COVID-19 questions before starting practice.

De Lila Green, photo editor

September 27, 2020

Practicing for any sport is difficult with COVID-19 restrictions, but for the varsity pommie team it is extra challenging. For them, it was a given that they would not have any crowds to perform to, yet the pommies still practice every Tuesday and Thursday and learn new dances. Some, like Ella Legear,...

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