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The Kirkwood Call

After a school shooting at Central Visual and Performing Arts High School, the message board is adorned in a yellow ribbon.

Hero teacher killed in South St. Louis City school shooting

Mason Heller, features writer October 25, 2022

Editors’ note: This story contains graphic accounts of gun violence.  A man in a tie-dye t-shirt glances at me as he walks up to place another bouquet of flowers among a sea of roses. Two men...

Students must hold themselves accountable to use their phones appropriately.

Screens on: KHS cell phone policy

Tom Mueller, sports editor August 30, 2019
In light of school districts, states, and countries reevaluate their policies about a phone's place in the classroom, this piece examines KHS' unchanging phone policy.
Behnam refers to his classes as organized chaos and borderline anarchy, with him being the students supreme leader.

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Makenzie Van Buren , new staffer April 30, 2019
Ever want to know what Behnam is like as a teacher or better yet a person? Read this to find out his true personality hidden behind his sarcastic jokes
Photo courtesy of KSD

Which core teaching department do you belong in?

Lydia Cohen, web staff February 19, 2019

Core classes are the foundation of KHS. Every student takes them and gets to know their teachers. If you had the chance to teach a KHS core class, which department would you be best in? Take this quiz...

Laoshi

Laoshi

Daniel Kim, features writer February 2, 2018

Laoshi (老师) is the Chinese word for “teacher.” It is word that has become a part of Edrin Chen. A word she holds dearly to her heart. Born and raised in Taiwan, Chen is fluent in Chinese, Taiwanese...

Can you guess MORE KHS teachers based on their starter packs?

Can you guess MORE KHS teachers based on their starter packs?

Adler Bowman, Izzy Colón, and Jack Rittendale January 24, 2018

Every teacher has their own quirks, styles and phrases. From science to world language to English departments, how many KHS teachers can you identify? Note: This quiz may not work on all devices, trying...

art by Catherine McCandless

Where are they now: Maggie Berardino

Emma Lingo, news-features writer November 14, 2017

Volunteering in a third world country and being a teacher in Japan do not require the same skill set that learning about statistics does. After studying statistics at the University of Missouri, Maggie...

Kirkwood welcomes new teachers to district

Naomi Blair, News August 24, 2016

  Places on the tour: North Middle School Westchester Elementary School Keysor Elementary School Kirkwood High School Lindemann Site Robinson Elementary School Meramec...

Battle of timing: are the 30 minutes spent in homeroom worth it?

Battle of timing: are the 30 minutes spent in homeroom worth it?

Katherine Hubbard and Kennady Wade November 8, 2015

Keep it the same: Katherine Hubbard, features writer art by Erica Miget Homeroom provides a much-needed breather during the whirlwind of classes and piles of homework. Unfortunately, last year,...

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