The Kirkwood Call

Homeroom chatter

Students bring a variety of items to each class during homeroom.

Rachel Finan, health and wellness writer

March 2, 2020

Walking through the halls during homeroom, there is a sea of red cards in hands, friends talking in circles and students rushing to retake that Chemistry quiz from last week. The narrow entry to the social studies hallway becomes a traffic jam, and the energy of all the students gets trapped as the ma...

Photo gallery: Student-led walkout

Courtney Terry, freshman, raises her fists as she walks down to the bleachers.

Malayna Vines, photographer

March 14, 2018

KHS students participated in a student-led walkout at 10 a.m. March 14. According to @studentsdemandaction_khs students are standing up to the inactivity of our government combatting gun violence. Students walked from the senior hallway down to the stadium bleachers. Makenna Chappel, sophomore, said...

Spring breakdown

Spring breakdown

Katie Judd, copy editor

March 13, 2017

Waking up, the first thing Sarah* does is grab her phone from her bedside table, open Instagram and scroll through her feed filled with pictures of models. Her eyes study their stomachs, thighs and arms. To her, this is beauty at its peak; this is what she perceives as the ideal person. Standing at 5’5”...

Dear Donald Trump, Sincerely, KHS

Naomi Blair, news writer

February 9, 2017

It's the start of a new year and a start of a new presidency. TKC invited KHS students to submit a letter to President Donald Trump as if they were speaking directly to him. Below are the compiled submissions. ...

KHS Homecoming proposals 2016

KHS Homecoming proposals 2016

Hannah Cohen, social media editor

November 4, 2016

TKC found the best of KHS's 2016 Homecoming proposals posted on Instagram. Most commonly, creative posters were used. Homecoming is this Saturday Nov. 5. ...

What electives should you take next year?

What electives should you take next year?

Adele Baughman, features writer

January 19, 2016

Students hold walkout in light of Ferguson events

Students hold walkout in light of Ferguson events

Bridget Randazzo, print managing editor

December 2, 2014

Today, Dec. 2, 2014, a student-led walkout occurred at KHS. About 70 students left their sixth hour classes at 12:50 p.m. and walked toward the commons area. Then, they walked past the library and out the Main Office doors toward the Lyons Memorial Stadium. Once at the stadium, students began to ...

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