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Kirkwood High School receives MacBook Airs

Kirkwood High School  receives MacBook Airs

Emma Lingo and Grace Klebe

January 29, 2018

Filed under Video

Are you reading this on one of the new MacBook Airs the school just gave you for free? Interested in learning more about it? Check out this video for all the information, as well as the opinions of students and teachers.

What do students really think about their teachers?

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

September 16, 2017

Filed under Video

See how teachers react to what teachers really think about them.

What would you do if you were president?

What would you do if you were president?

Abby Geisz and Katie Judd

November 7, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Video

Flying across the nation just to get Pi pizza, meeting any celebrity you can dream of and having a private chef to make any dish imaginable. These are just a few of the perks the president of the United States receives. So what would you do if you were president? TKC went around the school asking just...

Snowcoming success

Snowcoming success

Hannah Cohen, social media

March 11, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

Opinion on Snowcoming? Read this Storify and Infogram to find out what students thought.   Storify: collection of Instagram moments from the night [View the story "Snowcoming Success" on Storify] Infogram: some facts and extended thoughts from students Snowcoming Success Create your o...

‘The Divide.’ – Achievement Gap

‘The Divide.’ – Achievement Gap

Anna Mullendore, features writer

March 12, 2015

Filed under In Depth

*Disclaimer: The people selected to be interviewed were chosen on the basis of their races, ages, genders, and titles, as a way to showcase a variety of perspectives on the topic.

Silence from scientists

Silence from scientists

Chloë King, web staff

January 21, 2015

Filed under Uncategorized

For a while, nothing happened. I’ve been working on my IRIS (Independent Research in Science) project since August. The idea behind IRIS is to team up with a scientist working on a research project, then present your findings at a science fair at the end of the year. I’m working with Dr. Aimee Dun...

Kirkwood High School students protest

Kirkwood High School students protest

Trevor Currie, photographer

December 11, 2014

Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Uncategorized

Dec. 2 at 12:40 p.m. Students walked out of class to protest the Mike Brown shooting. Students went down to the middle of Lyons Stadium where they chanted, “Hands up, don’t shoot” and “What do we want? Justice. When do we want it? Now.” This demonstration had approximately 70 student part...

TKC Podcast: Anxiety

TKC Podcast: Anxiety

Trevor Cleveland, Kaitlin Kilby, Mikki Philippe, and Daniel Stobbe

November 19, 2014

Filed under Podcasts

This podcast is in correlation with Abby Christenson's story, which will be available Nov. 24. Kaitlin Kilby, Trevor Cleveland, Mikki Philippe and Daniel Stobbe discuss the stress and anxiety on the average high school student. DISCLAIMER: While recording, certain audio quality adjustments had...

Student managers help teams behind the sidelines

Student managers help teams behind the sidelines

Holden Foreman, sports writer

October 9, 2014

Filed under Sports

The Kirkwood Call recognizes student athletes on a weekly basis for their outstanding accomplishments on the playing field. On the sidelines, however, a completely different game is played, and without student managers coaches say they would be in a world of pain. “It’s nice as a coach to hav...

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