The Herd

Thoughts Upon The Return From Coronacation

Kaia Wirth, Editor-in-chief

September 21, 2020

It’s been a long and arduous journey from the start to end of quarantine, and while many are aching for a chance to finally escape their families and reclaim the familiar normalcy of school, there are still many unanswered quest...

As California Burns, Climate Change Demands Increased Attention

Janelle Powell, Staff Writer

September 21, 2020

Since social-distancing started, most of our social media feeds have changed from pictures of outings with friends to information about current events, from COVID-19 procedures to protests to more recently orange, smokey skies....

Meet Mr. Bush

Leah Wimpfheimer, Staff Writer

September 16, 2020

This fall, many students at Kennebunk High School may see a familiar face in the hallway or in their gym class. Mr. Bush, who was previously one of the gym teachers at the Middle School of the Kennebunks, will be joining the high school...

Meet Mrs. Lira

Meet Mrs. Lira

September 16, 2020

Meet Ms. Dilworth

Meet Ms. Dilworth

September 16, 2020

Covid’s Impact on Immunocompromised People

Leah Wimpfheimer, Staff Writer

September 13, 2020

Recently in our community and around the world, people have become used to a “new normal”: wearing masks in public, staying six feet away from loved ones as well as strangers, wondering where to buy disinfectant, and taking...

Fall Sports: A Waiting Game

Connor Keefe, Staff Writer

September 13, 2020

With the cancellation of spring sports around the country this past year, players are looking forward to finally being able to resume sports this fall. However, with the pandemic still prevalent, athletics may have to be put on...

Mr. Jeremie Sirois Jumps into his New Role at Kennebunk High School

Victoria Ladd, Staff Writer

September 13, 2020

Kennebunk High School welcomes a new principal this year, Mr. Jeremie Sirois. Before the start of the school year, he shared in an interview what he hopes to bring to KHS. Mr. Sirois joins KHS with experience working as a teacher...

Meet Dr. Cooper

Janelle Powell, Staff Writer

September 13, 2020

As we enter the 2020-2021 school year, things are looking a little different. While excited for the opportunity to go to school with friends again, many seem to be equally as nervous for the year ahead. This uncertainty may not...

The Rarest of Asian Americans

Kaia Wirth, Editor in Chief

September 9, 2020

I am under judgement every time my family decides to eat at a restaurant.  Every time a “table for three?” is directed towards my mother, father, and brother,  Conveniently deleting me from a picture-perfect narrativ...