Wyvern’s Tale

I can honestly say that I never thought I would be sitting here, writing my first Wyvern’s Tale as editor-in-chief of the KO News. But now that I am writing this, I don’t think I am able to do justice to how excited I am about having this opportunity.  When I took my first journalism […]

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Wyvern’s Tale

It’s hard to believe that this is my last issue of the KO News as Editor-in-Chief. As I sit in front of my computer to write this last Wyvern’s Tale, it seems like just yesterday that I was eagerly walking into Mrs. Schieffelin’s classroom as a sophomore to receive the position of an Associates Features […]

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Wyvern’s Tale

You’ve probably heard the phrase “New Year, New Me” thousands of times. Maybe you’ve even proclaimed this cheesy cliché yourself. I must confess that I, too, have fallen victim to the promise of hope and growth that this phrase ostensibly offers. When those words roll off my tongue and out into the open air after […]

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Wyvern’s Tale

With Thanksgiving behind us and having already experienced the first flurries of snow,  cold and flu season is officially upon us. This is occurring while more students are getting together outside of school in indoor spaces without masks compared to last year, despite the fact that we continue to battle a global pandemic.    Unfortunately, the […]

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A Wyvern’s Tale

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly led to an increase in mental health issues among children and teenagers across the country. The stress caused by the pandemic, including periods of social isolation; sickness and death among family and friends; constant uncertainty; and the adjustment to a completely new way of living and operating at home and […]

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What we can take away from the lockdown

On Friday, Oct. 24, Kingswood Oxford experienced a Code Red lockdown during sports practices. All afternoon activities came to a striking halt as students and teachers quickly mobilized, taking safety in classrooms and following protocols, while the threat was neutralized nearby. The KO community learned resoundingly on that Friday that there is a stark difference […]

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