Kennedy Torch

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The ACT is Coming Ready or Not

Mathew WorthingtonBarnes

The Pre-ACT student assigned class rooms.

Recent News Stories

Blood Drive Feb. 27

February 26, 2019

There are many ways to volunteer; bell ringing, money donations, cleaning up trash and more. But another way to volunteer is through donating blood. Donating blood is a unique way to give back to the community....

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How Will CRCSD and Other Districts be Making Up School Days?

February 26, 2019

Students and parents living in Iowa may have concerns about how our school district will be making up our nine snow days and four two-hour delays. Last night the Cedar Rapids Community School District...

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Cold World

February 14, 2019

Iowa has gotten some dangerous weather conditions in the recent weeks. The weather has thrown so much at the Cedar Rapids community that the CRCSD has had eight days cancelled so far. This has started...

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Making School History: MVC Champions

Camber Ostwinkle

Senior Will Stecker wrestling vs Dubuque Hempstead.

Comeback Kid

@crkennedywrest1 on Twitter.

Dylan Falck receiving first place at Fort Madison Invitational on Dec. 15, 2018.

Recent Sports Stories

New Season, New Perspective

New Season, New Perspective

Kennedy women’s basketball 2018-2019 season started out with a new coach and a new perspective. “Coach Courtney tells us what we do wrong. There’s more positive energy this year. Along with new...

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Black History Open Mic Night
Pushing Yourself
Snow Days ‘Must-Watch List’
  • A Stranger in His Classroom
  • Teaching Teens to Fight
  • Vol. 52 Issue 1: Staff Editorial
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