• Mu Alpha Theta is selling donuts this Wed. morning for $2 to benefit Every Child's Hope. Donations are also accepted.

  • Open house is Thurs. Aug. 23 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Invite your parents to come meet your teachers!

  • School picture day for freshmen through juniors is Wed. Aug. 22, through your science class.

Sydney Kinzy

Grade: 12


Years on staff: 4


Life soundtrack: "Borderline" by Tove Styrke.


Most passionate about: "It breaks my heart that so many people are not accepted for who they are in life. Everyone should feel safe being themselves and feel loved by people around them."


Favorite dance move: Triple backflip



Sydney Kinzy, PHOTO EDITOR

May 21, 2018
Science department explores wildlife in Costa Rica (Media)
Nov 17, 2017
Student Spotlight: Airi Murray (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
Honors English students strive to complete a novel in the month of November (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
An alumna’s homecoming (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Testing coordinator Jeff Taylor puts on an explosive performance at Pyromania (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Special ed students participate in Operation Christmas Child (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
We Dine Together seeks to minimize social isolation (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2017
From a marching band member to a band parent (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
The nuts and bolts of Ray Khuhro’s love for cars (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Freshman Max Werner’s love for succulents blossoms (Story/Media)
Sep 18, 2017
From tending eggs to giving children a voice (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Emmy award winner and alumnus Brad Schiff brings puppets to life (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Photo Gallery: Teachers share their Prom experiences (Story)
Mar 06, 2017
Business department offers trip abroad (Story/Media)
Feb 27, 2017
Alumnus Brad Schiff wins Oscar nomination (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
Pooh Bear: the cure to cancer (Story/Media)
Feb 02, 2017
Senior Meamuna Paracha’s video goes viral (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
Alternative things to do in St. Louis (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
Former Principal, Dr. Al Burr’s memorial service is Dec. 3 (Story/Media)
Dec 01, 2016
Missouri state representative Sue Meredith speaks to AP Government students ()
Nov 21, 2016
Students take a seat for injustice (Story/Media)
Oct 25, 2016
This is Halloween (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
Meet the animals (Story/Media)
Oct 04, 2016
Student attempts the Makeup Challenge (Story/Media)
Dec 31, 2016
Most popular stories of 2016 (Story/Media)
Sep 13, 2016
We’re Really Clef-er: Indie Folk Playlist (Media)
Sep 13, 2016
Homecoming floor decorations (Media)
Sep 12, 2016
Homecoming floor decorations kick off Homecoming Week (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2016
Remembering 9/11 (Media)
Sep 08, 2016
Charming Charlie jewelry supports the class of 2017 (Story)
Aug 29, 2016
Parkway curbs students of food parties with new Food Safety Protocol (Story/Media)
May 16, 2016
Survey reveals the effects of finals on students (Media)
May 12, 2016
Students feel pressure to attain a “perfect summer body” (Story/Media)
Apr 28, 2016
Approved sex education curriculum causes controversy (Story/Media)
May 21, 2016
Music department prepares for spring concerts (Media)
Apr 21, 2016
Heart of Los Angeles (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Seventeen-year-olds vote in Ohio’s primaries (Story/Media)
Mar 07, 2016
Students get creative with King of Hearts proposals (Story)
Mar 01, 2016
Reflections nears a finished literary magazine (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Apple refuses to bypass lock screen codes (Story/Media)
Feb 11, 2016
Quiz: What Valentine’s Day candy are you? (Story/Media)
Feb 01, 2016
The Forest review (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Parkway invests in new video scoreboards (Story/Media)
Jan 21, 2016
Junior Parker Nenonen discusses getting caught in a hurricane ()
Jan 14, 2016
Students put their hearts on their sleeves (Story)
Dec 16, 2015
A Head Full of Dreams album review (Story)
Dec 03, 2015
Students survive Black Friday (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Step into my mind for a day (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
To suspend, or not to suspend? ()
Nov 05, 2015
Freshman Rachel Nepart talks about her controversial writing (Media)
Oct 21, 2015
Terrence Roberts Q&A (Story)
Oct 15, 2015
Shut down McKamey Manor (Story/Media)
Sep 14, 2015
We stand (Story)
Sep 14, 2015
Teachers do the Whip ()
Sep 08, 2015
Petition urging for LGBT-inclusive health curriculum (Story)
Sep 03, 2015
Suicide Prevention: I Live For ()
Aug 27, 2015
Welcome back (Story)
Aug 13, 2015
Quiz: What editor are you most like? ()
May 18, 2015
Freshman Chris Bass races to victory (Story)
May 14, 2015
Huddle up! (Story)
May 13, 2015
Annual Jazz Concert to raise money and grant dreams (Story)
May 11, 2015
Freshman Sydney Kinzy talks to freshman Mary Moriarty about her passion for drawing (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
The controversy behind Freddie Gray’s death ()
Apr 23, 2015
Jazz Choir launches fundraising campaign ()
Apr 22, 2015
Making the leap (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
Cheap cat “Purrs-Day” at the Humane Society (Story)
Mar 30, 2015
Sporting an outfit on Twin Day (Story/Media)
Mar 25, 2015
Refacing American money one woman at a time (Media)
Mar 05, 2015
Imagine Dragons’ “Smoke & Mirrors” is no illusion (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
Finding two sides of a story in Debate (Story/Media)
Feb 19, 2015
Reflections inspires creativity within students (Story/Media)
Jan 28, 2015
Freshman Sydney Kinzy interviews Technology Specialist Pam VanMater on keeping passwords hacker free ()
Jan 27, 2015
Hiding for safety (Story)
Jan 26, 2015
Back in the game (Story/Media)
Jan 21, 2015
Fixing society for Leelah Alcorn (Story)
Jan 23, 2015
A moment of silence for silent protests (Media)
Dec 15, 2014
Holiday food for thought ()
Dec 11, 2014
West alumnus becomes youngest Ferguson Commission member ()
Dec 02, 2014
Parkway Alumni Association hopes to support students on #GivingTuesday (Story)
Nov 13, 2014
Custodian’s Fund Draws to a Close ()
Nov 06, 2014
Altruism goes viral for school custodian ()
Oct 17, 2014
Should big cats be allowed as pets? (Story)
Oct 10, 2014
Colorado Students ‘Strike’ Down District Proposals (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Student Spotlight: Trenton Kixmiller ()
Sep 28, 2014
Apple’s new iFlop (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2014
Google drives education ()
Aug 26, 2014
The story behind the bucket (Story)
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