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Online school to begin Thursday, March 26

Dr. Michele Condon shared more information about online school and more in an email to TKC.

Lydia Cohen, Kate Schreiber, and Olivia Silvey

March 16, 2020

In an email to TKC, Dr. Michele Condon, KSD superintendent, outlined further steps the district will take to ensure stability and health in the coming weeks. There will be two “snow days” on March 24 and 25 to give teachers time to prepare their classes. Online school is scheduled to begin Thursday,...

Spring break, basketball championships and more affected by coronavirus

Seaside, FL, popular spring break destination for Kirkwood students, has closed their beach in response to COVID-19.

Olivia Silvey and Lydia Cohen

March 16, 2020

Seaside Beach, popular Florida spring break destination for Kirkwood families and students, will close to the public March 16 at 5 p.m. Many people have continued their vacation plans even with strong recommendations against travel and social events. Celebrities such as Ariana Grande are making calls ...

Track team races in annual Red and White meet

At the fire of a gun, athletes on the KHS boys track team begin one of the meets many races.

Thomas Birmingham, print editor

March 14, 2019

After fitting in as much practice time as possible over the past weeks, the KHS track and field team will compete in its annual Red and White meet Thursday, March 14 at 4 p.m. on the field in Lyons Memorial Stadium. According to Roberta McWoods, head track coach, the meet’s only participants will b...

Spring superstitions

Spring superstitions

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

March 12, 2017

TKC asked eight student-athletes about their off-the-field efforts to ensure a successful spring season. Below are their responses. art by Lizzie Stobbe...

Photo gallery: KHS JV girl’s lacrosse vs. St. Joseph’s

Photo gallery: KHS JV girl's lacrosse vs. St. Joseph's

Abby Lay, photographer

May 22, 2015

The Pioneers fight hard at home in a tough 7-15 loss to St. Joseph's Academy on May 5. The game marked the ending of the season, with the last additional game being played on May 7. Vivian Kutheis, sophomore, expected the game to be a test for the Pioneers. "I thought it was going to be tough competition,"...

Photo gallery: KHS JV water polo vs. SLUH

Photo gallery: KHS JV water polo vs. SLUH

Jordan Roundtree, photographer

May 22, 2015

Kirkwood JV Water Polo took on a tough SLUH team at Meremac on Tuesday, April 28th. Jack Camenzind adds, "SLUH is a really good team who we prepared for as best as we could, we just couldn't pull it out."  

Photo gallery: KHS varsity water polo vs. SLUH

Photo gallery: KHS varsity water polo vs. SLUH

Jack Camenzind, photographer

May 22, 2015

On the 28th of April, Kirkwood water polo played SLUH's number 1 ranked team and lost 20-4. Kirkwood's first goal during this game ended SLUH's 16 quarter scoreless streak.  

Photo gallery: KHS girl’s freshman soccer vs. Rockwood Summit

Photo gallery: KHS girl's freshman soccer vs. Rockwood Summit

Chloe Hooker, photographer

May 22, 2015

Although the freshman team lost 3-0 to Rockwood Summit on April 27, they took the game as a learning opportunity. “The team learns and grows in confidence every week” Coach Hooker said, optimistic for a better next game.

Spring Sports Preview: Athletes

Spring Sports Preview: Athletes

John Drury, sports writer

March 11, 2015

  Boys’ Golf: Joey Williams After a 10th place finish at state last year, Williams, a senior and Maryville University commit, leads the boys’ golf squad into the 2015 season. Last year, he had a Birdie-Par-Bogey percentage of 95, meaning he shot a birdie, par or bogey on 95 percent of hi...

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