The Kirkwood Call

Here are the Quizlets for all of your finals

Here are the Quizlets for all of your finals

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

December 8, 2019

It’s that time of year, they say. Yeah, yeah we get it. I’m not talking about your Christmas music or your letter to Santa (even though you’re 16). I’m talking come-to-school-at-the-crack-of-dawn to review what you never grasped in Unit 1. I’m talking emailing your teachers for any possibl...

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood varsity boys’ soccer vs. Parkway South Nov. 6

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood varsity boys’ soccer vs. Parkway South Nov. 6

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

November 11, 2019

Kirkwood varsity boys' soccer beat Parkway South 3-1 Nov. 6, 2019 for the district championship title. According to Mark Corley, senior, the team's success comes from their morale. "We share the ball a lot," Corley said. "Our motto this year is team first, [and] it’s worked out." Next up, the boys...

The Brain Issue: Creators in a crowd

The Brain Issue: Creators in a crowd

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

November 3, 2019

Are we born different? Or are we raised to be the same? Read about what some would call "Kirkwood Conformist Culture" and how our neurons get involved.

Forever 20: Andrea

Forever 20: Andrea

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

October 29, 2019

Andrea was the life of the party. She was constantly had a smile on her face. She was 20. She was killed by a drunk driver. Read about Andrea Newbold and drunk driving here.

Yearbook: then and now

Yearbook: then and now

Celia Bergman, archives editor

September 18, 2019

Students recreated old pictures from previous Pioneer yearbooks pulled from the journalism archives. The archives house yearbooks dating all the way back to 1938 and preserve the history of KHS.

How to Become an Instagram Influencer

How to Become an Instagram Influencer

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

August 29, 2019

Only 500 followers? You've got to be kidding me. Now is your chance for fame, and don't let it slip through your thumbs. Here is how to become an Instagram Influencer...

Searching for solutions

Searching for solutions

Charlotte Heinrich, features + in-depth editor

March 25, 2019

According to the KSD Achievement Gap Task Force’s website, the committee attempts to ensure equity from students learning how to count on their fingers to students counting down the days until graduation. Here are three systematic policy changes that will most closely effect KHS students: Diversifying Staff...

Reflections

Reflections

Charlotte Heinrich, features + in-depth editor

March 1, 2019

Mary stopped her followers mid-scroll Jan. 6, 2019. Photos of her unsucked-in, relaxed stomach showed on her Instagram account that day, and not by accident. “I posted those photos because I see all the perfect people on Instagram,” Mary said. “When I don’t pose perfectly, I don’t look like ...

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