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Top five in-depth stories of 2018

Top five in-depth stories of 2018

TKC Staff

December 26, 2018


Filed under In Depth

TKC in-depth team took 2018 to cover new changes and old patterns. We featured everything from staff diversity and STL's opioid epidemic to new programs like No Homework weekends and LAUNCH. Below are in-depth's best pieces that embody 2018. Diversity -Thomas Birmingham, Logan Crews, and Jack Rint...

Which teacher are you based on your fall aesthetic?

Which teacher are you based on your fall aesthetic?

Lily Bartin, features writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

Answer some questions about fall to find out which teacher you are most like. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Stepping into Schoology

Stepping into Schoology

Ethan Peter, features writer

September 11, 2018


Filed under News

As the 2018-2019 school year brings new students to KSD, it also brings a new online education network. The district has implemented Schoology after administration felt eBackpack failed to meet the demands of the district.   “In particular for high school, some of our needs were a little bit different,” s...

They never even wanted to teach

They never even wanted to teach

Lily Bartin, writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under 2018 New Staff Stories

The shrill ring of the sixth hour bell marks the time that Larissa Hoffman, senior, has eagerly awaited all day. Hoffman files through the crowded math building, to her seventh hour, which she spends as a cadet for math teacher, Randy Kriewall. Back in the classroom of her favorite former teacher, Hoffman ...

Senior Profiles: Emilee Autry

Senior Profiles: Emilee Autry

Grace Murphy, features writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Senior Profiles

College: Quincy University Major: Nursing   She was in her sophomore honors English class when she asked Dr. Amy Barker, English teacher, if the strawberry patterned vest she was wearing made her look too fat. She needed to ask Barker about colleges or help with school at anytime. From that ...

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.

KHS staff trivia

KHS staff trivia

Annie O'Brien, news-features editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

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