The Kirkwood Call

KHS 2019-2020 top memories

The Kirkwood Student Section participates in the iconic powder throw.

Ella Davies, photographer

April 30, 2020

Kirkwood has brought some amazing memories through out the year, from pep rally's to powder throws, we've proved ourselves as one of most enthusiastic schools in St. Louis. Mike Wade, 2022 class principal, described some of his favorite memories from this past year at Kirkwood. "One of my favorite...

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood varsity hockey vs. CBC Feb. 22

Devin Behnem, junior, fights for the puck from a CBC player.

Ella Davies, Photographer

February 27, 2020

Kirkwood varsity hockey played CBC on Feb. 22 at Centene. Kirkwood lost 5-1 in the first game of the Challenge Cup semifinals and will play the second game against CBC Feb. 29. "We are still in this, we can win this," Charlie Munroe, freshman, said. "I think we just need to limit their opportunities...

School with a 504 plan

Sarah Thaman can find it difficult to focus on tests.

Ethan Peter, web editor

February 24, 2020

A test packet lays on senior Sarah Thaman’s desk. So does a ZipGrade answer sheet. Rows and rows of circles. Pencil in hand, she slowly shades in a circle beside question one. Then question two. Question three. Question five and she glances up to see a room full of desks and students; above them,...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs Lindbergh High School Feb. 4

Olivia Giardino, senior, high fives her teammates at the start of the game.

Ella Davies, photographer

February 7, 2020

The Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball team won the Block Out Cancer Game against Lindbergh High School by a score of 63-27. "I thought we played good as a team," Eliana Poger, sophomore, said. "It was a fun game to play and we were happy with the outcome. I think the Block Out Cancer idea was really...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs Marquette High School Jan. 15th

Girls varsity basketball won against Marquette on Wednesday Jan. 15 with a score of 59-47.

Ella Davies, photographer

January 16, 2020

Girls varsity basketball won against Marquette on Wednesday Jan. 15 with a score of 59-47. “I was nervous going into the game because Marquette is always a tough opponent for us,” Tara Behnam, sophomore, said. "Once the game started I felt better. Our team found its rhythm in the third quarter...

Photo Gallery: pep rally Nov. 27

Abbey Siegel, senior, leads the pommies during their dance at the pep rally.

Annie George and Ella Davies

November 30, 2019

On Wednesday, Nov. 27 KHS hosted a pep rally to support the football team before the Turkey Day game. The school and community came together to cheer on the football team for the game against rival Webster. The seniors performed their senior skits, the band played, the pommies and cheerleader performed...

Photo Gallery: football game Nov. 1

The football players raise their helmets for the national anthem.

Ella Davies and Annie George

November 7, 2019

Friday, Nov. 1, the Kirkwood varsity football team played against Northwest High School for the first game of the playoffs. Kirkwood beat Northwest 54-7. "It was a good game," Sam Linenbroker, sophomore, said. "Lots of things worked out really well and everyone did their job in order to get the win." &nbs...

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood Farmers’ Market in Downtown Kirkwood

Pictured is the main statue at the entrance of the Kirkwood Farmers' Market.

Ella Davies, photographer

October 21, 2019

This gallery contains The Kirkwood Farmers Market and it's seasonal display of pumpkins.

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Ella Davies