The Kirkwood Call

Why high school sucks

Why high school sucks

Brendan Davidson, parsnip editor

October 26, 2018

They’re the most miserable years of your life: full of drama, annoying people and too much work that manages to teach you completely useless knowledge before you quickly forget it after the test. That’s right, I’m talking about high school. There are lots of reasons why it sucks. Let me discuss just...

What do students really think about their teachers?

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

September 16, 2017

See how teachers react to what teachers really think about them.

Thank You.

Thank You.

Chloë King, blog/podcast editor

May 3, 2016

I was not ready to write this column. I’ve been throwing around ideas about what to write since freshman year (jumping the gun and assuming I would be a staff member). When I decided I wanted to graduate early at the beginning of this semester, I realized I couldn’t have made it through high schoo...

Take all the ribbons you want

This is what confusion looks like.

Chloë King, web staff

May 12, 2015

So, a few months ago, I won one of ten Academy of Science Honors Division scholarship, which was the product of several months of work, lots of nerves, around 100 dollars, and many prepared presentations. Last weekend, I received one of two total SunEdison scholarships, which was the product of bringing...

Guess Who: Teacher trademark edition

Guess Who: Teacher trademark edition

Erin Kelly, features writer

January 20, 2015

[playbuzz-item url=""] How well do you know your KHS teachers? Who wears an ethnic tie daily? Whose calves have been deemed "killer"? Did you know there was a teacher walking among us with CSI inspired glasses? Test your knowledge...

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