The Kirkwood Call

KHS scholarships

KHS wants students to know all of the opportunities they have to get scholarships to lessen college expenses.

Maddie Meyers, editor in chief

November 2, 2019

With college deadlines rapidly approaching, many students are anxious to receive answers to two questions: Did I get accepted? How much money are they going to give me? KHS wants students to know all of the opportunities they have to get scholarships to lessen college expenses.  “When I think abou...

How to: college

Emma Lingo and Maddie Meyers

March 4, 2019

Have you started thinking about college yet? TKC sat down with a college counselor and Adler Bowman, KHS senior, to ask about the application process and advice they have for other students. Thinking about the college application process can seem overwhelming, listen to this podcast to hear the breakd...

Issues: Standardized test prep affordability

photo by Will Rives

Adler Bowman, web editor

October 30, 2018

With a TI-84 calculator and No. 2 pencil trapped in a sweaty grip, high school students across the United States file into freezing classrooms at 8 a.m. on a Saturday to take a test. A test thought to be an equalizer, to level the playing field between college applicants from all schools, ethnicities a...

Senior profile: Emma Huber

Senior profile: Emma Huber

Olivia Rekittke, features writer

April 25, 2015

Emma Huber found out that she had been named a National Merit Finalist in February. She scored in the top percentile of the country on the PSAT she took her junior year leading her to becoming a semi-finalist. She then took the SAT and submitted an essay which asked her "What is central to who you are?",...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Josh Jaworowski