The Kirkwood Call

Photo Gallery: KHS Young Democrats hold fundraiser for Action St. Louis

Allison Geeting and Ainsley Wade, seniors, and Ellie Francois, junior, wave to incoming cars.

Genevieve Francois and Molly Higgins

July 21, 2020

As communities across the world rallied in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, members of the Kirkwood High School Young Democrats club found a way to make a tangible difference. On Sunday, July 19, the club organized a drive-through lemonade and popsicle stand and donated all proceeds to Ac...

KHS students discuss Synesthesia

KHS students discuss Synesthesia

Kate Schreiber, features writer

November 4, 2019

KHS students Audrey Blaine, sophomore, Genevieve Francois, junior, and Max Reinert, senior, discuss their experiences living with Synesthesia and how it relates to letters, people and music.   Music credit to Bensound. ...

Where should you take pictures this summer?

Take this quiz to find out where you should take pictures this summer! 

Genevieve Francois, staff photographer

May 7, 2019

You are bound to want some new pictures for the gram but where should you go take that perfect shot? Take this quiz to find out.

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity soccer 4/12

Evie Borbonus, sophomore,  makes sure the opposing team doesn't get the ball.

Meg Murphy, photographer

April 19, 2019

The varsity girls soccer team played Francis Howell Central on Fri. April 12. The pioneers won the game 1-0 in penalty kicks. "I thought we played really well," Alex Chapman, junior, said. "We like to keep the intensity high in all of our games and put a lot of pressure. I was really excited [when we...

Coiled in beauty standards

art by Bismah Syed

Genevieve Francois and Kiden-Aloyse Smith

January 17, 2019

We remember in preschool being told by other kids we were ugly because our lips were too big and brown and our hair was weird.  From then on we tried everything to make our hair look as “white” as possible. We used to ask our moms over and over why we couldn’t just have straight hair. Whatever wa...

Behind closed doors

Behind closed doors

Jack Matousek, Writer

May 21, 2018

It’s 7:25 a.m. on a cold Thursday morning, gust of wind blows across the the parking lot as ten weary looking  freshmen slowly get out of their cars and drag themselves into room West 113, in the English hallway. They are the class officers of the class of 2021, meeting to discuss upcoming fundraisers...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Genevieve Francois