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Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

De Lila Green, Photographer

February 8, 2020

Mr. KHS was held January 30 in the Keating Theatre. A pageant type event where boys representing different clubs get on stage and perform different tasks in hopes of winning over the judges and the audience. "I was only nervous right before I went on stage," Quinn Millstone, sophomore, who was representing...

Photo Gallery: pep rally Nov. 26

Photo Gallery: pep rally Nov. 26

Sophia Beckmann and De Lila Green

November 30, 2019

The annual in school KHS fall pep rally was held Nov. 26. The students watched seniors skits, danced to the band, and screamed their classes battle cries. "I really like being able to feel like I'm apart of the excitement around pep rallies, being that I'm there to pump up the crowd," Gabrielle Cannon,...

Those who did (and didn’t) SOAR

Those who did (and didn’t) SOAR

Naomi Thomson, business editor

November 7, 2019

If you attended grade school in the Kirkwood School District, the terms “REACH” or “SOAR” may be familiar to you. The mentioning of these programs could spark nostalgia or confusion at being left out. The Kirkwood School District’s gifted program from grades K-5 is named REACH, and the pr...

Photo Gallery: 5th hour ceramics class

Photo Gallery: 5th hour ceramics class

De Lila Green, Photographer

October 2, 2019

In ceramics class students learn to work with clay in many ways, and this week they learned about scoring. Jason Hoeing, the ceramics teacher, taught the students how to connect the pieces of clay together.  "Ceramics is very relaxing and fun," Henry Lange, sophomore, said. "We have been working on...

Photo gallery: Kirkwood varsity poms competition Dec. 1

Photo gallery: Kirkwood varsity poms competition Dec. 1

Julia Knoll, photographer

December 6, 2018

The Kirkwood Varsity poms team had their first competition of the season on Sat. Dec. 12. at Lindbergh High School, where they placed 3rd overall. "[This season] has been going really well, this team has bonded really fast,” Sara Mattingly, junior, said. “We all love each other so much so it makes...

TKC podcast: meme culture in 2018

TKC podcast: meme culture in 2018

Benji Wilton, Carter Philipp, and Naomi Thomson

November 16, 2018

Disclaimer: this episode contains language that may be offensive to some listeners. Why is internet humor so unique? Why have memes enthralled our society? In this podcast, Benji Wilton, Carter Philipp and Naomi Thomson dive into these questions, and examine the wide variety of memes on the inte...

Photo gallery: mock trial competition

Photo gallery: mock trial competition

Hannah Cohen, social media editor

January 25, 2017

    For a full story on mock trial, read "(Mock) trial and error".

(Mock) trial and error

(Mock) trial and error

Hannah Cohen, social media editor

January 24, 2017

The KHS Mock Trial teams gathered at the St. Louis County Courthouse Jan. 17 to begin their first round of trials in the 2017 school year. One team, including Alyssa Fox, senior, and Gianni Fioretti, Tim Knight, Jackson Staerk, Jim Deyoung and David Decker, juniors, and Naomi Thomson, freshman, co...

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