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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Clark, Pinkes take top awards as Prize Assembly

Seniors Alma Clark and Ethan Pinkes won the school’s top citizenship awards at Tuesday’s Prize Assembly. Alma won The Gold Seal, the highest citizenship award the school can bestow, given to a girl in the Sixth Form for outstanding qualities of character. Ethan won The Primus Medal, presented by Edith Greenough Lewis and the highest […]

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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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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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Ronny Romm hypnotizes KO

by  Shreeya Chalikonda ’ 21 On Friday, Jan. 25, hypnotist and mentalist Ronny Romm visited KO and brought a new form of entertainment to the Upper School students. Ronny Romm is a renowned hypnotism specialist and ESP entertainer who has had over 5,000 cruise appearances, over 1,500 college appearances, and many high school appearances. Specifically, […]

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Congratulations to the 2018 award winners!

Seniors Abigail Eberle and David Marottolo won the school’s top citizenship awards at Tuesday’s Prize Assembly. Abigail won The Gold Seal, the highest citizenship award the school can bestow, given to a girl in the Sixth Form for outstanding qualities of character. David won The Primus Medal, presented by Edith Greenough Lewis and the highest citizenship […]

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