Senior Farewells

Abby Mclaughlin By Ashley Buckingham ’24 The KO News has been fortunate enough to have had senior Abby McLaughlin on the staff for three years, serving in two different roles. Abby joined the KO News as a sophomore, starting as an associate sports editor and most recently serving as the head sports editor.  Abby’s favorite […]

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Tracy K. Smith Symposium

After an exciting semester with English teacher Mela Frye, Symposium students were thrilled that they were able to finally meet Symposium author Tracy K. Smith after her visit was postponed a month due to COVID-19 precautions. Smith visited KO on Feb. 7 and 8, 2022, the culmination of a six-month long deep dive into Smith’s […]

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Congratulations, seniors!

College Acceptances for the Class of 2021 *Schools in bold indicate matriculation Adelphi UniversityAgnes Scott CollegeAmerican UniversityArizona State University (Main Campus)Arizona State University (Polytechnic)Babson CollegeBard CollegeBarnard CollegeBates CollegeBentley UniversityBoston CollegeBoston UniversityBrandeis UniversityBryant UniversityBucknell UniversityButler UniversityCUNY Bernard M Baruch CollegeCalifornia Polytechnic State University (San Luis Obispo)Case Western Reserve UniversityCatholic University of AmericaCitadel Military College of South […]

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Class of 2020 College List

Kingswood Oxford students were accepted by the following schools. They are matriculating into the schools that are bolded. American University Amherst College Arizona State University-Tempe Assumption College Auburn University Augustana University Babson College Bard College Barnard College Bates College Baylor University Bentley University Boston College Boston University Bowdoin College Brandeis University Brown University Bryant University […]

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Coronavirus silver lining: colleges go test-optional

In light of the recent developments of the coronavirus pandemic, some universities and colleges have decided to change their policies and become test-optional institutions. While some of these schools have said that this change is only temporary, others have noted that there’s a strong possibility of remaining test-optional over the next few years.  Currently, students […]

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KO News says goodbye to seniors

Cecilia Wang by David Shi ’22 While senior Cecilia Wang’s time with the KO News has been brief, it’s certainly been sweet! Cecilia has only been on the KO News staff for one year, as an associate photography editor her junior year, which also happened to be her first year at KO.  She says her […]

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