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Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball semifinals

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball semifinals

Hannah Cohen and Malayna Vines

March 23, 2017


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KHS girls' varsity basketball team played Rock Bridge High School in the semifinal round of the Class 5 Show-Me Showdown and went into double overtime March 17. Kirkwood won with a score of 56-60 after two additional four minute overtimes. Makayla Wallace, junior, said that her coaches were a big part...

Photo gallery: KHS Symphony Orchestra goes to NYC

Photo gallery: KHS Symphony Orchestra goes to NYC

Kara Rieger and Malayna Vines and Jack Rittendale

March 16, 2017


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One-hundred-six students in the Kirkwood Symphony Orchestra travelled to New York, NY to play in Carnegie Hall* Mar. 3-6. Patrick Jackson, Symphonic Orchestra conductor, has taught in KSD for 26 years and will retire at the end of this year. Jackson has taken the Symphonic Orchestra to play in NY three...

Photo gallery: Robotics Club meeting

Photo gallery: Robotics Club meeting

Mary Ralston, photographer

March 12, 2017


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The Robotics Club had its last meeting before the state meet March 1. The STEM Punks made it to state, where their alliance was eliminated. “[My favorite part about Robotics is] the enjoyment and teamwork and getting to talk to people,” Spencer Kates, freshman, said. “[During our meetings we usually...

Photo gallery: freshmen girls’ basketball vs. Hazelwood West

Photo gallery: freshmen girls’ basketball vs. Hazelwood West

Mary Ralston, photographer

March 2, 2017


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The freshman girls’ basketball team ends their season with a 46-32 victory against Hazelwood West Feb. 7. The Pioneers led by 10 points or more the entire game. “[The best part of the season was] meeting new people,” Courtnay Terry, freshman, said. “We had a team party every Friday and were able to connect more. I got a lot closer to my teamma...

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

Audrey Berns and Hannah Cohen

February 18, 2017


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  The annual Mr. KHS competition was held in the Keating Theater Wednesday, Jan. 25. Contestants for this competition are elected from clubs and other organizations. Winners for this year's contest include Dylan Funk as Mr. KHS, James Fuszner as runner up, Cevon Seymour as second runner ...

Photo gallery: National Signing Day

Photo gallery: National Signing Day

Malayna Vines, features writer

February 15, 2017


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19 KHS seniors participated in National Signing Day while officially committing to play a sport at their college or university Feb. 2. Sadie Wise, senior, committed to play Division 1 softball at Saint Louis University and is looking forward to spending the next four years as a Billiken. "Being able...

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