The Kirkwood Call

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball vs. Lindbergh Feb. 4

Jessie Hopper, senior, speaks about the fundraiser that will donate all profit to cancer research.

Sophie Smith, Photographer

February 11, 2020

The girls' varsity basketball team competed against Lindbergh Feb. 4, ultimately coming out on top, 63-27. The game, dedicated to senior Jessie Hopper and family, was a fundraiser for cancer research. "The game went pretty well, obviously it was a good win at home for a good cause," said Maddie Friar,...

Sisters by chance, teammates by choice

Isabella Knopfel, sophomore, and Olivia Knopfel, senior, pose after the Turkey Day game.

Ava Duggin, features writer

December 21, 2019

6:30 a.m.: Isabella Knopfel’s, sophomore, alarm goes off. 7 a.m.: Olivia Knopfel’s, senior, alarm goes off. 7:20 a.m.: Isabella eats oatmeal or cereal for breakfast, and goes to school. 7:20 a.m.: Olivia eats cereal (or a protein bar depending on time) for breakfast, and goes to school ...

Which KHS winter sport team do you belong on?

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Madisen Bromfman and Sophia Molitor

November 21, 2018

Answer these winter related questions to find out which KHS winter sports team you belong on. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);;js.src='';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Unified Night Lights

Unified Night Lights

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 8, 2018

Three hundred Kirkwood students will join together for the third annual unified game of flag football on Wed. Oct. 10. This event takes place in the E.L. Lyons Memorial Stadium at KHS and allows students grades pre-K through 12, with and without disabilities, to participate in a KHS football game. They ...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball and Male Poms

Malayna Vines, junior, dances with the varsity Pommies during halftime.

Kara Rieger, photographer

January 31, 2018

The girls' varsity basketball team won 59-38 against Pattonville high school Friday, Jan. 19. Both the varsity Pommies and the Male Pommies stole the floor during half time with their dance routines. "I believe the experience is amazing, but I had some extra experience, because I'm in Mrs. Bekebrede's...

Which Mr. KHS contestant(s) would be your ideal match?

Which Mr. KHS contestant(s) would be your ideal match?

Hannah Cohen, editor-in-chief

January 29, 2018

Take these two quizzes to see which Mr. KHS contestants you should keep your eye out for on the night of the event! KHS's annual Mr. KHS competition is this Thursday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. in Keating. Come support the Pommies and bring $5 for your entry to the pageant. Part 1: (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d....

Photo gallery: JV girls’ basketball vs. Marquette

Kate Jozwiakowski, sophomore, prepares to shoot a basket.

Mary Ralston, photographer

January 22, 2018

  The Kirkwood girls' JV basketball team played a close game against Marquette with a final score of 46-49 Jan. 10. "I was really proud of the way those girls fought, especially in the fourth quarter," Jason Evans, girls' JV basketball coach, said. "They were facing a team that was really well-ski...

Where are they now: Mikala Jones

Where are they now: Mikala Jones

Grace Murphy, features writer

November 20, 2017

She let her high school experiences go to follow her passion to live in Los Angeles to work as a film director and producer. She did not fit in very well in high school. She was on pommies, in student government and was voted ‘The most likely to never come back to Kirkwood.’ Mikala Jones, 2012 KHS...

Dance team tryouts

Melanie Witt, junior, performs their halftime routine with the KHS varsity Pommies.

Abby Carpenter, news-features editor

March 10, 2017

Forty-two girls danced their way in KHS Tuesday, March 7 for the first day of dance team tryouts. On the first night, candidates learned a dance and technique skills. The coaches did a technique evaluation of turns leaps and jumps following night, Wednesday, March 8. Candidates performed the dance they...

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