The Kirkwood Call

Finding a friend

Finding a friend

Lydia Cohen, social media managing editor

December 2, 2019

Lori Zucker’s life changed June 2009. Her daughter, Arianna, was diagnosed with a nerve cell cancer called neuroblastoma at 3 years old, and nothing was like before. They spent more time in the hospital than out, underwent eight years of intensive treatment and were stretched financially. Lori struggled...

The Brain Issue: Normal

The Brain Issue: Normal

Molly Higgins, opinions editor

November 10, 2019

Two girls spend their time between classes talking excitedly, laughing gleefully and almost always dancing. Clare Sullivan, junior, said she and Lucy Salamon, senior, were born to be best friends. Each of them were also born with an extra chromosome. “We’ve been friends for pretty much my entire...

Photo gallery: Circle of Friends Popsicle Social Sept. 12

Photo gallery: Circle of Friends Popsicle Social Sept. 12

Julia Knoll, photographer

October 19, 2018

Circle of Friends held their first event of the year, the popsicle social, during homeroom on Thursday, Sept. 12. They danced and listened to music as they made new friends and enjoyed their popsicles. Circle of Friends is a club for any student wanting to join, and their purpose is to create friends...

Dancing through life

Dancing through life

Liam Jackson, copy editor

October 18, 2018

She goes outside, puts on her rose gold headphones and starts to dance like nobody’s watching. Clare Sullivan, sophomore, loves to express herself through dance. “I’m very creative,” Clare said. “I’m very clever with things, [and] very unique. There’s no other kid like me.” Clare...

Abby Reuter: Top five

Abby Reuter: Top five

Abbey Painter, video editor

January 30, 2018

Feature: Circle of Friends

Feature: Circle of Friends

Ainsley Fox, writer

May 17, 2017

Having its original roots in Webster Groves High School, Circle of Friends (COF) has been a prominent club at KHS for several years. The club is more than just a school activity because they go into the community and truly get to know people. It stands for more than just a club but rather a representation of what Kirkwood is a...

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