The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood girls’ swim gets second in the Class 2 State Championship

At the end of the Class 2 State Championship on February 22, the KHS Girls Swim team finished in second place, tying their school record for the best finish at State since 1974.

Henry Chappell, sports writer

March 9, 2020

At the end of the Class 2 State Championship, the KHS Girls Swim team finished in second place, tying their school record for the best finish at State since 1974 Feb. 22. One swimmer that stood out for Kirkwood in this event was Ella Pearl, junior, who won the 200-meter Individual Medley and also go...

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

Nathan Demetri, senior, celebrates the moment he was announced as Mr. KHS.

De Lila Green, Photographer

February 8, 2020

Mr. KHS was held Jan. 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...

Cardinals possibly signing Nolan Arenado

One in particular is Colorado Rockies’ third baseman, Nolan Arenado, whose numbers speak for themselves

Henry Chappell, sports writer

January 23, 2020

According to bleacherreport.com  the St. Louis Cardinals have emerged as a team that could get Colorado Rockies’ third baseman, Nolan Arenado. He has had five straight seasons with over 37 home runs and won seven Gold Gloves in his career. Layton Krause, Sophomore, who is a longtime St Louis sport...

JMac: Back to where it all started

Before all the fame, Jeremy Maclin, 2006 KHS graduate, walked the same halls KHS students do today.

Hayden Davidson, sports writer

October 15, 2019

For the past decade, people across the country, especially Kirkwood residents, have turned on the TV every Sunday in the fall to see the name “Maclin” on their screen. But before all the fame, Jeremy Maclin, 2006 KHS graduate, walked the same halls KHS students do today. Now, he is back as a foo...

What a glorious feeling

Statistics from the Blues' playoff run display the unbelievable nature of their Stanley Cup win.

Benji Wilton, print editor

August 20, 2019

Learn more about the St. Louis Blues' rise to victory in 2019, including statistics surrounding their success and stories from Blues fans around KHS.

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS 2019

Sam Bliss and Tatum Shore-Fitzgerald, juniors, pose during the formal wear part of the competition.

Kelley Cochran, Morgan Gindler, and Maddie Hawes

February 10, 2019

  On a chilly Wednesday night at KHS, parking lots filled and nerves soared as the annual Mr. KHS competition commenced. The pageant fundraiser is put on by the KHS Dance Team and all of the ticket money raised goes to the team. KHS boys of all grade levels sign up to represent their clubs ...

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_r0_z8UjKg Have you ever said or heard any of these phrases around the halls of KHS? Let us know in the comments below.

Board of Education reception

Board of Education reception

Katie Woodruff, senior copy editor

April 11, 2017

KSD, the Board of Education, the Kirkwood Missouri State Teachers Association (KMSTA) and the Kirkwood National Education Association (KNEA) will honor 18 retirees and 23 long-time employees at the Kirkwood Board of Education Reception Wednesday, May 3. The ceremony will be held from 4-6 p.m. in the Wa...

The light in me honors the light in you

The light in me honors the light in you

Christian Heutel, sports editor

March 6, 2017

Every Thursday afternoon in a dark classroom at North Kirkwood Middle School (NKMS), Dr. David Holley, former KHS principal, begins class by playing “The Song of Your Heart” which first caught his eye during a drive back from Colorado after Christmas. In a fairly quiet setting, Holley stands in front of ...

Photo Gallery: Mr. KHS

Dylan Funk, senior and Mr. Circle of Friends, accepts his crowning for 2017's Mr. KHS.

Audrey Berns and Hannah Cohen

February 18, 2017

  The annual Mr. KHS competition was held in the Keating Theater Wednesday, Jan. 25. Contestants for this competition are elected from clubs and other organizations. Winners for this year's contest include Dylan Funk as Mr. KHS, James Fuszner as runner up, Cevon Seymour as second runner ...

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