The Kirkwood Call

KHS celebrity look-alikes

KHS celebrity look-alikes

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under Top Stories

Click click. TKC paparazzi just spotted a famous celebrity walking through the commons. Wait, there is another one studying in the library, and another one pushing through the crowded social studies hall. Is that Lin Manuel Miranda teaching Shakespeare? Unfortunately, these people are not the real stars,...

Photo gallery: photo spread issue 5 teachers recreate vintage pictures

Photo gallery: photo spread issue 5 teachers recreate vintage pictures

photo staff

December 10, 2018


Filed under Photo Galleries

TKC photographers recreated teachers' pictures from their childhoods.  

Which KHS teacher are you?

Which KHS teacher are you?

Thomas Birmingham and Logan Crews

May 1, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

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The rest is [valuable] history

The rest is [valuable] history

Maisie Bradley, public relations editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Opinions

As he held the door open, I noticed the tie as quirky as his grin and heard him say, “Welcome to my world.” When I looked around the room and saw a stack of colorful hats and a globe painted on the back wall, it became clear to me that this wasn’t going to be like any other class I’d ever take...

Photo gallery: photo spread issue 3

Photo gallery: photo spread issue 3

Audrey Berns, Abbey Painter, Zac Clingenpeel, and Mary Frizell

January 19, 2018


Filed under Photo Galleries

TKC's Issue 3 photo spread, "Teacher Tunes", showcased many KHS teachers recreating popular album covers.

Classroom Finds: Eccentric Items in KHS Classrooms

Classroom Finds: Eccentric Items in KHS Classrooms

Mary Kate Brennan, features writer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized, Visuals

TKC interviewed teachers with eccentric items in their classroom to find out how the objects found their place.      ...

Teacher horror stories

Teacher horror stories

Erin Kelly, managing editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

1.) David Cannon, choir teacher “It was opening night of Pirates of Penzance, and the lead singer, Jamie, sang her solo and left stage for a quick costume change. Meanwhile, the student down at the soundboard forgot to turn her microphone off, so when Jamie ran off stage and yelled “[expletive]” ...

Teacher profile: Mr. Harig

Teacher profile: Mr. Harig

Malayna Vines, features writer

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features

After teaching at KHS for 26 years, Tim Harig, social studies teacher, plans to retire in Africa next summer, trading in his textbooks for African cuisine and the Mediterranean Sea. Harig and his wife, Nabila, have an apartment in Carthage, Tunisia where they have spent the past 10 summers. “[Moving...

Censored

Censored

Will Drury, copy editor

September 23, 2016


Filed under Opinions

What the duck is wrong with profanity? Holy sheet, am I allowed to say that? Well it looks like I’m going to heel. But seriously, why is the use of explicit language viewed so negatively? Profanity can be offensive and is not always the most appropriate language to use, especially in school. At...

KHS teachers react to Snapchat

KHS teachers react to Snapchat

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

September 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Reackt, Video

94 percent (100/106) of KHS students surveyed have used Snapchat, but only 34 percent (14/41) of KHS teachers surveyed have. TKC decided to see how teachers react to Snapchat for the first time.

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Tim Harig