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Stay Away, It’s for the Best: Coronavirus shuts down school

April 10, 2020 5:05pm | Joseph Bloise

Flu and allergies are always a nuisance people expect, especially this time of year. With around 34 million cases and 56,000 deaths each year from the flu alone, staying healthy and developing sanitary habits is vital. But with the current outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, […]

Luu And Vuong Head To State

April 2, 2019 2:05pm | Thao Vo

Kerr took a record number of art pieces to the regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event in February, and two artists — senior Jennifer Vuong and junior Elizabeth Luu — advanced to state competition later this month. VASE is an annual art competition held in Texas […]

Donor delay: Teens required to wait longer before giving blood

January 19, 2019 2:54pm | Elizabeth Lozano

Blood drives have been a regular part of the school year for decades; but for some students trying to sign up to donate in the fall, a change in regulations came as a surprise. Requirements regarding blood donations have typically included being at least 16 […]

New members chosen for NHS

December 8, 2017 8:26pm | Kerronicle Staff

National Honor Society this morning notified 71 juniors and seniors that they have been selected for membership in the Kerr chapter. New members were notified with a letter delivered by a current member. They will be inducted next Tuesday, December 12, in a ceremony at […]

Final exams scheduled; exemption policy changes

December 8, 2017 2:17pm | Ashley Fortoh

Finals this term will be on Thursday, December 14, and Friday, December 15. Both days are will be regular school days, with no early release. Thursday will be first and fourth period finals. Second and third periods will be regular class periods, but they will […]

Webber’s Altruistic Desire: AP moves to Arkansas to head special ed.

November 30, 2017 6:10pm | Elizabeth Lozano

Paula Webber has always been willing to do what is necessary to help students. She started teaching middle school and high school students composite social studies in 1980. Webber noticed that the older students couldn’t read very well and wanted to learn why. “I also […]

Homecoming king and queen announced

November 10, 2017 4:06pm | Jaclyn Ngo

Kerr’s annual Homecoming dance was hosted on November 3, 2017. Continuing the Homecoming tradition, the student body nominated then voted for the following nominees for Homecoming court: Edison Huynh and Annie Ngo, Tu Nguyen and Vui Tran, Abel Bunn and Vivian Vu, and Ariel Amaya […]

Lip Dub scheduled for Nov. 3

November 2, 2017 12:35pm | Kerronicle Staff

Kerr Film Society will be hosting its 2017 Lip Dub in Homecoming Game Day, Friday, November 3. Kerr will be on the new special events schedule. Clubs are invited to come out and show school spirit. The route covers the first floor from the front […]

Chick-fil-a Spirit Night October 25

October 23, 2017 1:49pm | Joseph Bloise

Alief ISD Journalism is having a Chick-fil-a Spirit Night this Wednesday, October 25. Purchase of food and drink at the Chick-fil-a at Hwy.6 and Bellaire will go into funding for Kerr and Hastings publications. The event runs from 4:30-6:30 PM so students, staff, and parents […]

Red Ribbon Week Oct. 23-27

October 22, 2017 1:11pm | Linh Ly

Red Ribbon Week has activities that everyone can do to promote drug awareness from Monday, October 23, to Friday, October 27. Everyone is encouraged to participate. On Monday for Red Out, the theme is to wear red clothing. On Tuesday for Lei Off Drugs,  the […]