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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...

Best Buddies

Torch Coverage

October 6, 2011

Anyone can be involved with Best Buddies, an organization where students get to be involved with people of special needs and get to meet new friends. People join Best Buddies for an opportunity to meet new people in school...

Kennedy student studies in Japan

Tara Mittelberg

October 4, 2011

Over the summer, Hannah James, jr., spent six weeks studying abroad inJapan. James became interested in the Japanese language and culture after playing video games influenced byJapan. Her Japanese teacher, Daniel Carolin, introduced...

Kennedy’s fall musical

Isabel Neff

September 21, 2011

  Kennedy’s fall musical, the Suessical, had its first preview at the Farmer’s Market last Saturday. If you missed the preview, don’t worry; there will be a school preview on October 5. There is also a video that wi...

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