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Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

Flowers are a fun tradition and accessory for homecoming if ordered on time

Boutineers and corsages

Rachel Finan and Aine Bradley November 4, 2021

Get your flowers as early as possible. You don’t want to be calling stores the night before or day of homecoming trying to order flowers. Being prepared is always helpful when it comes to homecoming...

There are so many beautiful places around Saint Louis.

Photo location

Rachel Finan and Aine Bradley November 4, 2021

For the perfect group photo before the dance, a park never fails. Places like Laumeier Sculpture Park, Kirkwood Park and Des Peres Park are great local locations. Make sure to check the sunset time, so...

With homecoming coming up this Saturday, read TKCs advice about the big night.

Where to get your outfit

Rachel Finan and Aine Bradley November 4, 2021

From a simple-strappy dress to suits in an endless color selection, the options for homecoming outfits are endless. With the KHS Friendship Dance being one of the latest homecomings of high schools, it...

An after party is a fun way to end the night after the dance, but be safe.

After parties

Rachel Finan and Aine Bradley November 4, 2021

To be completely upfront, the actual dance doesn’t live up to its hype. It gets hot and the music eventually turns into a loop of the same songs playing again and again. Plan something fun for when you...

Tickets for the Friendship Dance went on sale Monday, Oct. 25.

2021 Friendship Dance ticket information

Lydia Drake, features writer October 25, 2021

Tickets for the Friendship Dance went on sale Monday, Oct. 25. Tickets can be purchased for $10 at the Keating Theater box office located in the Walker Commons during both first and second lunch. In order...

KHS and WGHS will hold separate Friendship Dances this year to mitigate risk of COVID-19.

Friendship Dance to be held separately at KHS and WGHS

Hayden Davidson and Megan Glasgow September 14, 2021

KHS and Webster Groves High School (WGHS) will hold separate Friendship Dances this year, according to a joint KSD and WGSD statement released Sept. 14. Due to concerns of COVID-19, KHS will hold its Friendship...

Even though the dance is canceled you can still take Friendship dance pictures at Kirkwood Park

If you miss the Friendship Dance

Kailey Shirrell, news editor November 6, 2020

The Friendship Dance: one of the few times a year when students can get together in dresses, corsages, heels and suits in a packed gym to dance to loud music. There are many traditions associated with...

Elise Roettger, senior, will have a FOCO with her friends on Nov. 9.

F(FOCO)riendship Dance

Ava Duggin, social media editor November 5, 2020

This year homecoming at KHS has a new “F” word. Many students refer to the annual dance between KHS and Webster Groves High School (WGHS) as “Homecoming” or “HOCO,” but it’s officially called...

The annual Friendship Dance between KHS and WGHS has been cancelled.

KHS announces cancellation of friendship dance

Amara Harper and Tom Mueller October 6, 2020

The annual Friendship Dance between KHS and Webster Groves High School (WGHS) has been cancelled, according to an email sent by Dr. Micheal Havener, KHS principal, and WGHS principal Matt Irvin. The dance...

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