The Kirkwood Call

KHS students and staff react to social experiments

KHS students and staff react to social experiments

Mia Alexander and Amara Harper

November 10, 2019

Ever wondered how you would react to a social experiment? Watch and see how social experiments play out at KHS as students and staff react to three different social experiments: hand-holding, calling teachers by their first name, and picking up money off the ground. 

KHS students discuss Synesthesia

KHS students discuss Synesthesia

Kate Schreiber, features writer

November 4, 2019

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have Synesthesia? Check out this video to take a look inside three synesthetes' brains.

KHS students play guess the song challenge

KHS students play guess the song challenge

Mia Alexander and Lilly Anderson

September 17, 2019

Interested to see some KHS students' knowledge of popular music? Listen to a variety of songs ranging from Taylor Swift to Travis Scott, and watch students guess song titles and artists.

Are you smarter than a 5th grader?

Are you smarter than a 5th grader?

Mia Alexander, assistant video editor

April 30, 2019

Watch as KHS students and staff are quizzed with popular questions from the TV series, Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader.

KHS Reader’s Theater

KHS Reader’s Theater

Sarah Nash, Art Editor

February 25, 2019

Watch as Annie O'Brien, Jared Goudsmit and Sarah Nash read from their old writer's notebooks. These tales of middle school are portrayed through illustrations, ranging from mischievous goldfish to vampire how-to guides.

Women’s fashion 1950’s-2000’s

Women’s fashion 1950’s-2000’s

Maddie Hawes and Izzy Colón

February 25, 2019

TKC styled six outfits inspired by 1950's-2000's fashion. music: Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ ...

Cooking with Elliott: lemon, blueberry and ricotta pancakes

Cooking with Elliott: lemon, blueberry and ricotta pancakes

Elliott Notrica and Lydia Cohen

February 13, 2019

Ricotta pancakes are a delicious and easy breakfast. The addition of blueberries and Meyer lemon make for a fantastic, simple and healthy meal. First, take the dry ingredients and mix them together until combined. Next, mix the egg yolks, milk, ricotta, sugar, and vanilla together and combine thos...

BOBTOJ concert postponed until March 13

BOBTOJ concert postponed until March 13

Maddie Hawes, associate editor

February 7, 2019

The Best of Broadway a Taste of Jazz concert originally scheduled for Friday, Feb. 1, is rescheduled for Wednesday, March 13 due to inclement weather. The concert is still set to start at 7 p.m., and tickets are $8 for students and $10 for adults and they can be bought in advance here. If you already p...

6 ways to work your winter wardrobe

6 ways to work your winter wardrobe

Maddie Hawes and Kara Rieger

December 17, 2018

It's easy to fall victim to the leggings and sweatshirt everyday trend at KHS when it's cold and dreary out, but one way to lighten the mood is to spice up your look. TKC combined outfits to give you 6 different styles to try with your winter wardrobe. Music: www.bensound.com...

Classmates have a back-to-back conversation

Classmates have a back-to-back conversation

Jack Anderson, Sophie Chappell, Ally Ortmann, Ethan Peter, Anna Retzlaff, and Kiden-Aloyse Smith

October 26, 2018

In this video, TKC and KHTV will have two classmates exchange a meaningful conversation back-to-back. Without the ability to see one another, these students have the opportunity to build a relationship without the bias of physical appearance.

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