The Kirkwood Call

A day in the life: Peyton Nico

Birdeye's view of the group's spot underneath the Sound of Music sign.

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

March 23, 2020

Noon, Jan. 31, 2020 — It was a Friday lunch for freshmen Charlie Blasingame, Nora Hamilton, Kylie Madden, Peyton Nico, Max Pitcher and Gwen Tilly. Second lunch, theater hallway, smack dab under the “Sound of Music” poster. Hamilton and Tilly said they get it: the tables are for the upperclassmen and they actually like sitting on the floor. So, an array of items scatter t...

51 things you’ve definitely said if you went to KHS

51 things you've definitely said if you went to KHS

Jane Stewart, communications editor

March 15, 2018 Have you ever said or heard any of these phrases around the halls of KHS? Let us know in the comments below.

All cards on the table

All cards on the table

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

February 2, 2018

Skip, reverse, shuffle, draw and explode. This is common lingo for freshman Nicholas, Sean, Phillip, Hugh and Oleg, the self-proclaimed pack of “Geeky Nerds.” Every lunch period, the five boys haphazardly toss their lunches on the table, so they can get to the more important matter of playing the...

How to: pick the perfect lunch spot

How to: pick the perfect lunch spot

Vivian Kutheis, web staffer

August 1, 2016

As students get out of fourth or fifth hour they start to think about the food in their lunches and this is a rookie mistake, they forget the most important part of lunch: getting the best spot. Picking a lunch spot is a pivotal moment in a student's high school career. Typically students sit near the...

What’s up with KHS lunches?

Ellie Cassidy and Emma McNail

January 28, 2016

Emma McNail, features editor, and Ellie Cassidy, photographer, set out to find what the KHS cafeteria serves and the nutrition facts in some of the meals offered to students. ...

Call Ed: shortened lunches and bursted bladders

Call Ed: shortened lunches and bursted bladders

September 23, 2015

School can be an array of feelings. Sometimes it’s long, with every minute feeling like an hour. Sometimes it’s frustrating, when a grade is less than satisfactory. However, more often than not when it’s time for passing period, school feels rushed. With a new schedule, change is inevitable, but two c...

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