The Kirkwood Call

Coping with grief: a senior project

Coping with grief: a senior project

Olivia Silvey, staff designer

April 2, 2019


Filed under Health + Wellness, News, Top Stories

Almost 50 KHS students gathered in the lecture hall during homeroom Mar. 28 for Asha Zein’s senior project presentation and discussion about grief. Zein’s project focused on the process of grief, how to deal with loss through healthy coping mechanisms and ways to approach mental health in adolescence. T...

Preview for Suicide Awareness Week

Preview for Suicide Awareness Week

Maisie Bradley, public relations editor

March 31, 2019


Filed under News, Top Stories

Suicide Awareness Week will be April 1 to April 5. Below is an outline of the week with information about what is happening each day. There are also resources and hotlines provided to the SAW Committee by the KHS Counseling Department. Monday, April 1 Whiteboard Day: There will be small whiteboards out...

Suicide Awareness Week Timeline: April 24-28, 2017

Suicide Awareness Week Timeline: April 24-28, 2017

Erin Kelly, managing editor

April 23, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

KHS is sponsoring its second annual Suicide Awareness Week (SAW) April 24-28, 2017. The week was established with the goal of eliminating the stigma associated with mental illness and adolescent suicide. SAW aims to facilitate healing in the community through educational programs and resources with ope...

Suicide Awareness Week

Suicide Awareness Week

Jordan Roundtree, photographer

May 10, 2016


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, SAW

Members of the Kirkwood Call put together the annual Suicide Awareness Week at Kirkwood High School on April 25th-29th. The week consisted of many activities and events including white board day, post-it note day, ribbon day, chalk day, a guest speaker and the suicide awareness walk. The main event on...

Suicide Awareness Week: White Board Day

Suicide Awareness Week: White Board Day

Gabi Baker, photographer

April 25, 2016


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, SAW, Top Stories

Suicide awareness week starts off today with white board day. Students wrote what they stand for, then posted it on social media with the hashtag: #endthestigmaKHS.

Suicide awareness week: promotional video

Ali Randazzo, technical editor

April 24, 2016


Filed under SAW, Video

Suicide awareness week will take place April 25-29. The daily activities include: Monday: Whiteboard day Tuesday: Chalk day Wednesday: Ribbon day Thursday: Post-It note day Friday: Wear yellow and an awareness walk at 11:45 p.m.

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