New freshman program helps students “Gear Up”

New freshman program helps students “Gear Up”

Claire Fluent, Writer

The class of 2020 has some advantages around Kennedy High School, though most freshmen aren’t yet aware of  Gear Up program. Otherwise known as Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs...

April 24, 20171 Comment

Students take advantage of AP courses

Students take advantage of AP courses

Sophia Jasper and Maddie Long

College success, saving money, and saving time -- three goals lots of students want. For students at Kennedy, Advanced Placement classes offer an opportunity to get a head start in college, but they're...

April 23, 2017No Comments

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Colleges spring tour gives students an important experience

Colleges spring tour gives students an important experience

April 23, 2017

From March 26 to April 2 about 45 students from the Cedar Rapids and Marion area went on a college tour, visiting HBCU's (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) in Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana,...

Kennedy students, faculty mourn death of 2016 graduate

Kennedy students, faculty mourn death of 2016 graduate

April 13, 2017

Students learned this week that 2016 Kennedy graduate Sean Wu passed away on April 8 in Iowa City, where he was a freshman at the University of Iowa. The visitation for Wu will be held on Friday, April 2...

Students Sign up for Tuesday’s Blood Drive

Students Sign up for Tuesday’s Blood Drive

April 7, 2017

Upcoming this Tuesday, April 11, the Kennedy Student Government and the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will be holding a blood drive in the Kennedy Black-Box Theater from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sign-up...

Cap and Gown Arrival

Cap and Gown Arrival

April 5, 2017

Seniors, Caps and gowns will be available for pick up in the foyer on Monday, April 10, during 5th hour.

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Beauty and the Beast (2017): Review

Beauty and the Beast (2017): Review

Anna Reinhart, Profile Editor

The tale as old as time hits the big screen once again. The classic story of Beauty and the Beast returns to theaters for the first time since 1991, and people of all ages...

April 17, 2017

A Teenager’s Guide to Saving Money

Brooke McNeal, News Editor

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April 6, 2017

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