The Kirkwood Call

KHS roof tour

KHS roof tour

Jack Anderson and Naomi Thomson

March 11, 2020

Watch as Mike Wade, KHS sophomore principal, gives TKC an exclusive tour of the many sections to KHS' roof. Students are reminded that any unauthorized access to the roof is illegal and can lead to punishment from the school and local law enforcement. ...

Issues: The problems with parking lots

Issues: The problems with parking lots

Brendan Davidson, parsnip editor

October 25, 2018

The long line of cars never seems to end for the student trapped within. After 10 minutes, she finally reaches the tightly packed Essex parking lot only to realize her mistake: she is too late. Every non-numbered parking space has been full for five minutes and she must force her way out of the parkin...

When I grow up…

When I grow up...

Abby Geisz, copy editor

September 8, 2016

TKC asked the KHS staff the famous question: What did you want to be when you grew up? And believe it or not, most of them did not envision themselves as teachers. Art by Grace Daniels Michael Wade, associate principal: professional football player   Cindy Ricks, head walking counselor: PE teacher or coa...

Trouble with ISS

Trouble with ISS

Melanie Witt, news writer

December 14, 2015

So far this year, 192 students have been assigned In-School Suspension (ISS). They sit in NW-145, a small room with six computers, an iPad charging area and tables to work on school projects. There is no talking, no electronics, except for iPads, and students have to do schoolwork the whole time. Ta’J-...

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