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Photo gallery: girls varsity soccer v.s. Ladue Apr. 29

Photo gallery: girls varsity soccer v.s. Ladue Apr. 29

Morgan Gindler, photographer

May 6, 2019


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Kirkwood girls varsity soccer had their senior night game against Ladue on Kirkwood’s turf field on 4/29/19.

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

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

Kelley Cochran, photographer

April 27, 2019


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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

Emma Lingo, web managing editor

April 19, 2019


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The English Departments collectively decided to spice things up this Friday by wearing tracksuits for the school day on April 19, 2019. Reza Behnam, English teacher, came up with the idea for ‘Tracksuit Day’ and shared it with the department. According to Donna Canan, English teacher, Behnam sent out r...

Photo gallery: Kirkwood in black and white

Photo gallery: Kirkwood in black and white

Megan Tate Van Buren, photographer

April 19, 2019


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Kirkwood has many great shops and activities to offer. Check out some cool stores in the heart of Downtown Kirkwood.

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity soccer 4/12

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity soccer 4/12

Meg Murphy, photographer

April 19, 2019


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The varsity girls soccer team played Francis Howell Central on Fri. April 12. The pioneers won the game 1-0 in penalty kicks. "I thought we played really well," Alex Chapman, junior, said. "We like to keep the intensity high in all of our games and put a lot of pressure. I was really excited [when we...

Photo gallery: women’s ultimate frisbee practice 4/13/19

Photo gallery: women’s ultimate frisbee practice 4/13/19

Morgan Gindler, photographer

April 16, 2019


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The Kirkwood Women's Ultimate team had practice at North Kirkwood Middle School on 4/13/19. They mainly scrimmaged in order to practice their new defensive strategies for their next game against Marquette. "It went really well. I think we learned a lot," Eileen Finley, junior, said. "We learned the new...

Photo gallery: boys’ varsity golf match 4/1/19

Photo gallery: boys’ varsity golf match 4/1/19

Morgan Gindler, photographer

April 5, 2019


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The varsity boys golf team competed in a tri-match against Lindbergh and Parkway South at Tapawingo on April 1, 2019. The Lindbergh match ended with Lindberg winning 253 to Kirkwood's 264. The Parkway South match ended with Kirkwood having 264 and Lindbergh scoring 255. "We had some guys shoot worse...

Photo gallery: Global Youth Strike for Climate

Photo gallery: Global Youth Strike for Climate

Audrey Berns and Sarah Nash

March 27, 2019


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The youth of St. Louis gathered around the Old Courthouse Friday March 15, joining millions of others around the world to protest the government's lack of concern for the environment.  The strike was originally organized by Swedish Climate Activist and Nobel Prize nominee Greta Thunberg and spread to...

Photo gallery: Best of Broadway, Taste of Jazz 3/13

Photo gallery: Best of Broadway, Taste of Jazz 3/13

Meg Murphy, photographer

March 15, 2019


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The Kirkwood High School Music Department presented Best of Broadway / Taste of Jazz Wed. March 13. After being cancelled due to weather in January, the music department was ready to preform. Students had the opportunity to preform solos, as well as there were group performances from Prism Vocal Jazz...

Photo gallery: band concert 2/28/19

Photo gallery: band concert 2/28/19

Mia Alexander and Morgan Gindler

March 8, 2019


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KHS band performed a concert Feb. 28. The end-of-winter performance showcased the concert, symphonic and wind ensemble bands. Each section performed 2-3 pieces of music. "[This] was one of our better performances, but of course we could have done better," Phebe Hammond, sophomore, said. "Marching...

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