The Kirkwood Call

Another day in the snow

Another day in the snow

Will Drury, Parsnip editor

January 17, 2018


Filed under News

Despite inclement weather and numerous complaints from Kirkwood community members, KSD decided to remain open Tuesday, Jan 16. The announcement was first made on the Kirkwood School District Facebook page at 6:30 p.m. the day before and was immediately followed by a wave of comments from concerned pare...

Kindergarten, is it worth the cost?

Kindergarten, is it worth the cost?

Katie Woodruff, news editor

March 6, 2016


Filed under News

When walking through North Glendale Elementary School, laughter fills the halls, jump ropes smack the gym floor, students timelapse a 3D printer in the REACH room and kindergarteners line up for recess. But before 2012, kindergarten was not offered at North Glendale. Students had to be bused to Tillman rath...

If it ain’t about the money

Katie Woodruff, news editor

February 10, 2016


Filed under News

Three administrators eliminated as well as 25 teachers and 23 support staff members. Over $5 million in combined budget reductions. The Kirkwood School District Board of Education proposed Proposition A, a resolution asking voters to approve a 78-cent tax increase per $100 of assessed value Nov. 3, 2015....

Call Ed: Less money, more problems

Call Ed: Less money, more problems

TKC Staff

February 5, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorials, Top Stories

When something with the slogan “Keep Kirkwood Great” is voted down by the community, does it make that community decidedly less great? Well, no, but it increases class sizes, leaves KHS with a $4 million deficit ($1 million to still cut) and leaves 25 teachers, 23 support staff members a...

The Great Pat Rub

The Great Pat Rub

Ben Cohen, web staff

September 22, 2014


Filed under News

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Kirkwood School District, there will be a Great Pat Rub and kickoff event at Lyons Stadium Sept. 27 at 1:30 p.m. The Great Pat Rub is an attempt to break the Guinness record of the most  people rubbing their bellies and patting their heads at the same time....

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