Thornapple Kellogg High School Robotics team competed at the Plainwell VRC Tournament Jan. 22 and placed 10th out of 27 teams competing. The team is coached by Bob Kaminski and Alex Robinson. Team members are Kyra Casteel, Gabrielle Haskin, Paris Hale, Evan Chinavare, Arian Kamble, Wraith Rehfeldt, Trevor Hummer, and Jacob Swiderski.
News and Announcements
Save the date! You won't want to miss the March 3-5 TKHS performances of the musical "Into the Woods." This is going to be an amazing, family-friendly show with a cast of extremely talented young performers. If anyone is interested in getting the best seats in the house and being a patron supporter of the musical, please fill out this form and return it to TKHS.
Thornapple Kellogg High School students donated 48 pints of blood at a National Honor Society blood drive this week, potentially helping save as many as 144 lives. All day, students lined up to roll up their sleeves and donate their blood to help others. Donation time slots were filled and students continued to add their names to a waiting list for the drive.
Five Thornapple Kellogg High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) students earned 13 placings at the regional contest this month at Davenport University.
The signs and advertisements for new beverages like Simplicitea, Identity Theft and other student creations cover the walls at Thornapple Kellogg High School. Their messages are bright and bold, and use lights and familiar faces to catch the attention of other students.
TKS world history students dug deep into research of ancient empires and created their own “Empire Autopsy” to better understand how these civilizations came to power and what caused their demise.
Thornapple Kellogg High School welcomed 61 new members into the Elizabeth Thurber Chapter of the National Honor Society Wednesday at a ceremony witnessed by family and friends. TKHS Principal Tony Petersen and Assistant Superintendent Craig McCarthy offered the new members praise and encouragement. “I’m proud of all of you and wish you all the best,” said Petersen noting the exceptional quality of the students seated on the stage.
Thornapple Kellogg High School is proud to continue the annual Veterans Day Assembly to honor all our military men and women and the sacrifices they've made for our country. Thank you Veterans.
Twenty-four Thornapple Kellogg High School fall athletes were honored recently for outstanding seasons in the OK Gold Conference. Fourteen athletes received All-Conference honors and 10 athletes earned the All-Conference Honorable Mention honors.