The Kirkwood Call

Which grade level do you belong in?

Which grade level do you belong in?

Lydia Cohen, web staff

May 4, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Quizzes

Have you ever felt like you do not belong in your grade level? Or do you feel right at home? Either way, take this short quiz to find out which class you actually belong in.

Junior ACT update

Junior ACT update

Logan Crews, opinions editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Juniors who “opted in” on the school-sponsored ACT were scheduled to take the test Tuesday, April 3. However, due to technical difficulties in an attempt to administer the test via laptops per advice of ACT, students were released without taking it. Dr. Mike Havener, principal, sent an email at...

Four neediest cases: junior

Four neediest cases: junior

Camille Baker, editor-in-chief

December 12, 2017


Filed under Features

It’s the same routine each day: wake up, go to school, come home, get ready for work, go to work, repeat. On occasion he’ll get a few hours of sleep─five if he’s lucky. At 16, he carries the burden of paying the monthly rent and WiFi fees, staying on top of schoolwork and working 40 hours per...

Four neediest cases: KHS

Four neediest cases: KHS

Audrey Allison, Camille Baker, Richard Pfeifer, and Jack Rintoul

December 12, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Each year around the holidays, TKC offers a helping hand to our community in one way or another. For the second year in a row, we decided to take on the Four Neediest Cases project, inspired by St. Louis Post Dispatch's 100 Neediest Cases features. Four staffers sat down with a KHS student from each...

Education Around the World

Education Around the World

Claire Boysen, features writer

October 21, 2016


Filed under Features

TKC interviewed students who have experienced different education systems from around the world to compare them to the American school system. Pierre Der-Gazerian & Gaspard Cambon, juniors. Marseille & Gannat, France - In France, school starts at 8 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. - Morning b...

Call Ed: Parking problems

Call Ed: Parking problems

TKC Staff

May 14, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorials

Parking in the Dougherty Ferry lot would save Mark Mackenzie, junior, almost a half mile of walking and nearly 10 minutes every day. His first hour, AP Calculus BC, and his seventh hour, Aerospace Engineering, are both next to Dougherty Ferry. The Essex lot is nearly a quarter mile across campus. Throughout...

Koch spreads hope

Koch spreads hope

Olivia Rekittke, features writer

October 8, 2014


Filed under Features

While other girls were trying makeup for the first time, finally getting to stay home by themselves, or making it to level 10 on Angry Birds, Christina Koch, 12 at the time, completed her first flight with her dad in the co-pilot seat. Christina, junior, gets the chance to fly her father’s airplane...

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