The Kirkwood Call

Senior Profile: Jenna Dyroff

Photo by Malayna Vines; Art by Tatum Shore-Fitzgerald

Jonathan Munroe, news features writer

May 7, 2019

She stands tall in the Jackson County Courthouse delivering her closing statement during the state trial on Sunday, March 31. This is the end of the road for Dyroff, as her high school passion comes to a close. For Dyroff, mock trial means everything. “It is an experience that requires a lot of courage and confid...

Spring orchestra concert

Spring orchestra concert

Claire Boysen, print managing editor

May 2, 2019

The last orchestra concert of the year is tonight, May 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. in Keating Theater. This performance will include the senior recognition as well.

Students recognized at Youth and Government convention

Missouri Youth Governor of the 2019 Clark convention Thora Pearson smiles after winning the election.

Emma Lingo, web managing editor

December 10, 2018

This year 45 students that are a part of Kirkwood’s Youth and Government club (YAG) attended the 2018 Clark convention for the first time Nov. 30-Dec. 1. At the convention, five KHS students were recognized for their hard work. In the executive branch, Thora Pearson, junior, was elected Missouri yo...

Senior profile: Kate Schwegmann

Senior profile: Kate Schwegmann

Mary Ralston, photographer

May 15, 2018

She walked into an exhibit at the St. Louis Science Center when she was 6 years old, not knowing what laid beneath a person’s skin. Admiring the displayed human remains that rested before her, her eyes gleamed hinting a spark of interest. After discovering her love for human anatomy, Kate Schwegmann’s, ...

AP course dropouts

Megan Cleveland, features writer

September 15, 2017

Top AP Courses Dropped by MEGAN Cleveland  ...

KHS Symphony Orchestra to Carnegie Hall

KHS Symphony Orchestra to Carnegie Hall

Malayna Vines, writer

May 17, 2016

As the students’ bodies swayed back and forth, Patrick Jackson, KHS orchestra conductor, called out rhythms to a new arrangement for the March 2017 trip to New York City. The orchestra is one of three music groups nationwide chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall. Jackson, who plans on retiring after the 201...

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