The Kirkwood Call

Trivia Showdown: Roachez v. The Great Gang

Trivia Showdown: Roachez v. The Great Gang

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief

March 26, 2020

“It’s always intense, the trivia.” Simao Drew, English teacher, said.  Every Friday for about 15 years, Drew has held a trivia match in his classroom. In August, he kicks off the year-long trivia tournament with a promise of extra credit for the winning team. Students have gotten more invest...

Up all night: Landon Evans

Up all night: Landon Evans

Grace Klebe, print managing editor

March 3, 2020

Kirkwood is dark in the early hours of a Wednesday morning. The roads are empty, and all is quiet except for the occasional dog bark or church bell. It’s past 2 a.m., and while most students have been asleep for hours, Landon Evans, senior, has just begun his AP Physics homework.  “I tend to pro...

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

De Lila Green, Photographer

February 8, 2020

Mr. KHS was held Jan. 30 in the Keating Theatre. A pageant type event where boys representing different clubs get on stage and perform different tasks in hopes of winning over the judges and the audience. "I was only nervous right before I went on stage," Quinn Millstone, sophomore, who was representing...

Photo Gallery: talent show

Photo Gallery: talent show

Sophia Beckmann and De Lila Green

November 11, 2019

The student council hosted their annual talent show Wednesday Nov. 6. Ten acts varied in musical performances and dancing. Kate Reynolds placed first, Avery Hardin and Accompaniments placed second, and brothers Demari Taneh and Giabari Taneh placed third. “I like how nervous everybody is, and w...

Photo gallery: talent show Oct. 24

Photo gallery: talent show Oct. 24

Megan Tate Van Buren, photographer

October 29, 2018

The annual talent at Kirkwood High School was put together by the student council and hosted by Randy Kriewall Wed. Oct. 24 in the Keating Theater. Students showcased their talents through dance and musical performances. "It was fun," Jacob Martine, senior, said. "We picked out the song and practiced...

Photo gallery: girls’ and boys’ cross country meet Oct. 20

Photo gallery: girls’ and boys’ cross country meet Oct. 20

Meg Murphy, Mary Ralston, and Morgan Gindler

October 20, 2018

Kirkwood cross country hosted the Class 4 District 2 Meet at Francis Park, Oct. 20. Christian Baker, running a 15:22 PR won the varsity boys' race. The boys had six out of their seven runners in the top 30 and came out as District Champions. The girls' team finished the meet in 5th place, just 18 poi...

LAUNCH

LAUNCH

Charlotte Heinrich, features + in-depth editor

August 27, 2018

A shiny pack of black ballpoint pens, some crisp looseleaf and maybe even a new backpack if mom is feeling generous. As morning alarms are dialed back from 10 a.m. to 6 a.m, items like these drop into shopping carts as a part of the annual back-to-school ritual. Similarly, KHS has done some shopping...

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