States reopening too soon

Forty-two states have been closely monitoring their citizens, enforcing strict stay-at-home orders. However, even as the number of infections in the United States passes one million, some states have become worryingly relaxed, lifting many restrictions in an effort to save their economies. These states include Georgia, Florida, Colorado, Alaska, Minnesota, South Carolina, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Texas, […]

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End of a staff, end of era

One day we’re walking onto campus for the first time, nervous, but excited to see what the next four years have in store. The next we’re walking across the stage and into the next phase of our lives. As the class of 2020 waits for graduation, we ponder our legacy, and as an editorial board, […]

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New Year’s Resolutions

For all Wyverns– Students, Teachers, Coaches, Faculty, Staff, Parents, Alumni, Family Members, Everyone. Be kind to one another. Don’t take this with a grain of salt. This is important. Instead of pointing out that this girl used too much contour or that person couldn’t lift 100 pounds in the weight room or that kid couldn’t […]

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Thriving arts at KO

The creative, performing, and visual arts at KO have recently advanced to greater serve student artists in their artistic practices. Beyond the annual fall play, winter musical, and student-directed one-acts, the theater program at KO under Director of Theater Kyle Reynolds has truly evolved to provide greater opportunities for artists and performers to express themselves […]

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Rethink homework

Students at Kingswood Oxford are accustomed to spending hours upon hours per night completing inordinate amounts of homework on top of participating in sports and clubs, managing their health, and spending time with their families. The KO News believes teachers at KO need to reconsider how they assign homework because many students feel overwhelmed and […]

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Provide quiet spaces

With homework, tests, and college work mounting up around this time of year, students are encouraged to utilize every free period they have. However, with the lack of quiet spaces around campus, many are having trouble being productive. The library, which is supposed to be a quiet space, is bombarded with loud students who are […]

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Showcase KO talent

Kingswood Oxford provides students with opportunities to express themselves and their talents, such as with concerts, sports games, Forensic Union’s Showcase, the annual Kingswood Oxford Invitational Tournament for basketball, “epic” coffeehouses, the winter musical, form events, and most importantly, Class Night. Class Night, required for juniors and seniors and open to all other students, parents, […]

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