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Senior Profile: Zach Millenbruck and Aidan McGee

Seniors Zach Millenbruck and Aidan McGee took home first place in the integrated marketing category of the 2020 regional DECA competition. Photo Courtesy of Zach Millenbruck and Aidan McGee. Art by Emma Frizzell.

Kate Schreiber, features writer

June 11, 2020

In total, six groups were called to the stage. As the Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) judges named the fourth, third and second place winners, Aidan McGee and Zach Millenbruck, seniors, were standing, waiting and hoping their names would be the last announced.  “Zach Millenbruck ...

Sept. 27 Senior Night Game Recap: Kirkwood 38, Pattonville 17

KHS football's Senior Night ended in a 38-17 win for the Pioneers. Photos by Ella Davies; visual by Hayden Davidson.

Hayden Davidson, sports writer

September 30, 2019

KHS varsity football delivered on its Senior Night, winning 38-17 over the Pattonville Pirates on Friday, Sept. 27. The Pioneers (now 3-2) lost to Pattonville (now 1-4) the past two years, but KHS played with high energy, especially once the second half rolled around. KHS displayed their best offensiv...

Aug. 31 Game Recap: Kirkwood 61, Jefferson City 35

Wide receiver Cole Johnson, junior, cuts across the field in motion as the Pioneers prepare for the snap.

Hayden Davidson, sports writer

September 1, 2019

KHS's varsity football team traveled to Jefferson City for the first game of the year Aug. 31 and brought home a 61-35 victory. Read about the game's highlights and biggest contributors here.

Students’ opinions on changes at KHS

Students' opinions on changes at KHS

Jack Anderson and Megan Cleveland

May 7, 2019

In this video, TKC asked for students’ opinions on current school policies and changes coming to KHS next year.

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Ritenour Sept. 28

Kirkwood varsity pommies strike their final pose at the end of their halftime performance.

Kelley Cochran, staff photographer

October 7, 2018

Kirkwood varsity football played against Ritenour high school last Friday, September 28th. With a score of 58-21, the pioneers took another win for their sixth game this fall season. The theme for pep nation was construction, with hundreds of students wearing hard hats and reflective vests filling the...

Wednesday Night Lights preview

Wednesday Night Lights preview

Melanie Witt, copy editor

September 19, 2017

Cheers erupt, poms rustle and the band plays “Varsity Valor” again, but this is not a typical KHS football game. Choosing between band, poms/cheer and flag football, KSD students with special needs will be invited to participate in this year’s “Wednesday Night Lights.” KHS will hold its second annual inclusive version of a high school football game, ...

KHS then vs. now

Current Kirkwood High School Campus 2015.

Jordan Roundtree, photographer

October 12, 2015

Kirkwood High School varies in many way from the 50's until present day. Student life, facilities, classrooms, and culture changed drastically. As years progress, schools does too. Kirkwood High School has a long history dating back to the foundation of the Kirkwood School District in 1865. In 1993,...

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball: Jan. 23

Kirkwood's Pep Nation, cheers for the Pioneers after they score.

Gabi Baker, photographer

February 2, 2015

  The varsity boys' basketball team beat Ritenour 78-53, Jan. 23,  in the David Holley Assembly Hall, . Kirkwood's Pep Nation student section was decked out in USA themed apparel. "The student section is a lot of fun. The energy makes you feel like your a part of the game," Sadie Wise, sop...

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