Ian’s passion for piano

Senior Ian Givens is an accomplished musician, lighting up the KO community with his musical pursuits. Ian has been a member of both the Middle School and Upper School jazz combos during his time at KO, and in his spare time, he takes private piano lessons outside of school.  Ian started taking lessons when he […]

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KO’s first Arts Night a hit

On May 14, KO held its first outdoor Arts Night, featuring performances from the Upper and Middle School band and orchestra, the select Upper School choral ensembles, the theater department, and solo performances from various students, as well as an art show featuring the works of KO’s creative arts students. Arts Night featured the first […]

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KO students create during quarantine

“Art is the only way to run away without leaving home,” dancer and author Twyla Tharp once said. COVID-19 has brought about unprecedented hardships and challenges, and it’s safe to say that quarantine was unlike anything we had ever experienced before. However, in times of tragedy, the world has done and will continue to do […]

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Barrett Wilbert Weed coaches KO singers

Acclaimed Broadway actress Barrett Wilbert Weed visited a Zoom on Friday, Feb. 26, at 5:00 pm as a part of the Broadway @ KO program in order to coach three select students on their singing and acting abilities. These three students were given the opportunity to sing for and receive feedback from Ms. Weed within […]

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Recording a new narrative

Due to the restrictions COVID-19 protocols have placed on the performing arts, KO’s select choral groups, Outlook and Voce, have had to adapt immensely. Instead of hosting their typical in-person concerts, this year, the students and staff recorded their performances to share with the KO community. Voce and Outlook Director David Baker and creative arts […]

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