The Kirkwood Call

Senior Profile: Emma Harrell

Amelia Hurley, features writer

April 30, 2019

After logging onto the official ACT website, a sense of exhilaration rushed through her body. She silently begged for a score of at least 30. Nervously opening the tab, Emma Harrell, senior, was shocked to discover she got a perfect score of 36 on the ACT. “I’ve always been an honor roll studen...

10 KHS students named National Merit Semifinalist

Photo courtesy of Kirkwood High School

Jack Rintoul, editor-in-chief

September 25, 2018

 The National Merit Scholarship program released a list of Semifinalists and Commended students for 2019 on Sept. 12. Nineteen of those students are seniors at Kirkwood High School. The scholarship is selected based on the students Preliminary SAT (PSAT) scores from the year prior. Those who were named Semifinalists now have the chance t...

Photo gallery: KYS crystal festival

Photo gallery: KYS crystal festival

Kara Rieger, photographer

November 6, 2017

KYS hosts a spin art and tie-dye booth at the Crystal Festival in Greentree Park Oct. 7. All of the shirts sold were made at a tie-dye making party, and the customers at the festival made their own spin art. All of the proceeds were donated to charity.  One of the charities is called MPM Haiti and it...

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