The Kirkwood Call

Team Joanna

Art by Emma Frizzell

Lydia Sheehan, entertainment writer

May 4, 2020

The coaches were in awe just by hearing her voice. They listened intently in their chairs for the next member of their team, ready to push their button. Thirty seconds in, one button is pushed, then two, then three. The chair lights up with the words, “I want you!” The audience and coaches are captivated...

Kombucha review

If you are looking for a healthier and cheaper alternative to coffee, this could be the perfect beverage for you. 

Grace Fearheiley, health + wellness editor

March 12, 2020

I know I’m a little late to this whole kombucha thing, but I recently decided to try the fermented tea many people claim has health benefits. Last year when everyone was posting pictures of their kombuchas on VSCO and raving about the drink, I never ended up trying it for myself. On a whim, I decide...

“High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” Review

Remember that one movie that made your standards for high school incredibly unrealistic?

Maya Kim, features writer

January 20, 2020

Remember that one movie that made your standards for high school incredibly unrealistic? It’s the one with Zac Efron dancing with a basketball in a gym. The one with teens dancing on the lunch tables singing about the status quo. The one with the most iconic dance number in the history of Disney Channe...

Which main “High School Musical” character are you?

Find out which

Ava Duggin, features writer

December 11, 2019

Quiz does not appear on mobile app. Whether you’ve seen all the movies a million times, are currently viewing the new “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” series on Disney Plus, or haven’t watched any, there’s a main “High School Musical” character like you. Although you may...

Creating Cash Cult

John Allen, senior, wears his own clothing brand, Cash Cult.

Megan Glasgow, features writer

November 15, 2019

Dressed in jeans, sneakers, and a T-shirt, John Allen, senior, looks like he could fit right into a high school crowd. But blending in is next to impossible for him, as shown by his precise style. His cuffed jeans have butterflies on them and his tee contrasts with spiders and skulls. The sweater tied ov...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
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