No Camping Due to COVID

In the past, Kingswood Oxford Middle School students have gone to camps in order to build friendships and teamwork; however, this year, these trips were cancelled. Sixth-graders missed a trip to Camp Jewell in Colebrook, CT. Seventh-graders did not go to Camp Hulbert in Vermont. Eighth-graders were disappointed to miss the voyage to Camp Winona […]

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The New Student Government

The KO Middle School has made adjustments to the student government in an attempt to make a more effective and involved student body. Students who attended KO Middle School last year and years prior will remember that there was an election for the student government offices. Eighth-grade students were able to run for the positions […]

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Among KO

“Among Us” has taken a storm here at KO. Many students this year in the middle school have been playing.  “It’s very fun and a trend,” eighth-grader Ethan Miller said. Ethan began playing “Among Us” when he was younger and on average spends 3-4 hours a day on the app playing with his friends.  Many […]

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Thank You For the Music: KO Students and Faculty Speak on ABBA and Their Legacy

In 2018, former ABBA member Björn Ulvaeus announced that he, Benny Andersson, Agnetha Fältskog, and Anni-Frid “Frida” Lyngstad had reunited after over 35 years to record two new songs, “Don’t Shut Me Down” and “I Still Have You.” The Swedish pop supergroup, whose songs inspired the Broadway hit musical “Mamma Mia!,” are still celebrated as […]

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Green Go, Red No

Each day, in order to ensure that everyone is free of COVID-19 symptoms, all KO students, faculty and staff must fill out the Ascend platform before coming to school. At the Middle School, Administrative Coordinator Brittany Dix is in charge of the Ascend platform. In the beginning of the year, each student had to show […]

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Mask trends at KO

With the new COVID-19 restrictions, all KO students and teachers are required to wear a mask during school. There are several types of masks, including surgical masks, fabric masks, athletic masks and more, each of which have both pros and cons. Walking around KO, one will see people wearing all of these types of masks; […]

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