The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

The students section throws white confetti in the air to celebrate the whiteout theme.

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood Varsity Football vs. Hazelwood Central Sept. 24, 2021

Annie George, photo editor October 8, 2021

On Sept. 24, 2021, KHS hosted a home varsity football game against Hazelwood Central with a white out theme. Pep Nation substituted the traditional white powder for white confetti for everyone to throw....

People with and without disabilities will come together to participate in the annual KHS Unified Night Lights game.

KHS hosting yearly Unified Night Lights event Wednesday, Sept. 29

Henry Chappell, sports editor September 29, 2021

At KHS’s upcoming annual Unified Night Lights event, hundreds of students will assemble at E. L. Lyons Memorial Field Wednesday, Sept. 29, starting at 6 p.m. Students with and without disabilities will...

On Sept. 1, 2021 Texas signed into law a bill (also known as the Texas Heartbeat Act) that makes abortions illegal after the first six weeks of pregnancy – when you can first detect a heartbeat. Another aspect of the bill is that citizens can sue those who have had an abortion or have helped with abortion in any way for up to $10,000 in legal fees. Art by Laurel Seidensticker.

An undue burden

Kailey Shirrell, social media editor September 27, 2021

Heartbeats have always had everlasting effects on culture and society. They have even spurned poetry and great literature, leading to works such as The Tell Tale Heart or even many of Shakespeare’s sonnets....

This is a photo of me looking at myself, reflecting on the past year.

Reflection – Annie George

Annie George, photo editor May 17, 2021

2020 was a year full of lessons learned. COVID-19 and quarantine brought out a lot of hefty struggles for many people. Looking back, I’ve learned to put my own mental health first. Quarantine and being...

The Haiti fundraiser is collected through metal tins every morning and afternoon.

Photo gallery: Haiti fundraiser

De Lila Green, Photographer March 12, 2021

The French National Honors Society has been working on the Haiti library fundraiser for months, with the goal being to raise enough money to buy a full functioning library of french literature for children...

A dog gazes out the window as the reflection from the sun shows in his eyes.

Photo Gallery: Macro photos

Annie George, photo editor March 3, 2021

I decided to capture the world up close using a macro lens. There are so many small beauties in the world that we look past every day, so I wanted to take a second to appreciate the small things. Using...

A player from each team prepares for the face-off for the puck.

Photo gallery: Kirkwood varsity hockey vs CBC Feb. 5

Annie George and Ella Davies February 13, 2021

Kirkwood varsity hockey started off the quarterfinals with a tie 3-3 against CBC on Feb. 5 2021. Kirkwood also played CBC again for the second and last game of the quarterfinals Feb. 8. With a final score...

This photo of a road at sunset is inspired by the song Canyon Moon.

Photo Gallery: top five photos of 2020

Annie George, photographer January 21, 2021

Throughout 2020, TKC photographers have made plenty of photo galleries, and the TKC staff wanted to showcase, in our opinion, the top five photos of 2020.

This year, TKC staff took a deeper look into topics from the United Methodist Church split to The New York Times 1619 Project.

Top five in-depth stories of 2020

TKC Staff January 21, 2021

TKC always strives to cover relevant, important issues in the Kirkwood community and across the country. This year, our staff took a deeper look into topics like the United Methodist Church split to The...

Planning out your weekly work makes it seem more manageable.

How to stay motivated during e-Learning

Lydia Cohen, print + web managing editor November 2, 2020

Three hundred and sixty minutes. That’s how long students may spend sitting at a desk on Zoom each school day. The excessive time staring at a computer screen while learning remotely takes a toll on...

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