Kennedy Torch

Kennedy Torch

Dunbar and Santiago comic

Dunbar and Santiago comic

November 3, 2011

Kennedy holds student leadership retreat

Torch Coverage

November 2, 2011

By Lydia Martin “Being a leader means standing up for what is right and not being afraid to speak your mind,” said sophomore AJ Losch, one of the 115 freshman and sophomores who attended the Kennedy Fall Leadership Retreat ...

Chinese dragon comes to Kennedy

Torch Coverage

November 1, 2011

A lifelong interest in dragons has evolved into a major high school activity for Katie Boyle, sr. A Chinese Dragon has come to Kennedy High School as a result. “I've been in love with dragons ever since I was really young. T...

Reception welcomes foreign exchange students

Zack Goodall

November 1, 2011

On Monday, October 24th the foreign language department held an open reception in the upper IMC immediately after school for Kennedy’s ten foreign exchange students.   This event was offered as a time for the Kennedy students t...

Student committee begins prom preparations

Sarah Sickles

November 1, 2011

Seniors! Did you know that there is a committee that is planning your prom?  The prom committee members include the seniors who ran for senior class office last year including Ali Ajango, sr., and Shane Williams, sr. “I...

Pumpkin carving how to

Pumpkin carving how to

October 31, 2011

Letter from Editor-in-Chief

Riley Galbraith

October 25, 2011

I walked into The Torch room my freshmen year mostly due to a big shove from my older brother. He always told me how much I would love working for the paper, and although I didn’t fully believe him, he had never steered me wrong befor...

Open auditions for the Kennedy improv team

Isabel Neff

October 19, 2011

The Kennedy improv team is having open auditions in the blackbox. They will be on Oct. 18 from 8 to 10 p.m and anyone audition for being on the improv team. "Improv is creating a scene and characters without much planning,"...

Ten years later, a look back on 9/11

Bailey Zaputil

October 6, 2011

A decade has passed since the violent terrorist attacks orchestrated by the Islamic extremist group, Al-Queda. Today, now grown up from kindergarden and elementary years, Kennedy students reflect on how 9/11 changed America and...