The Cougar Call is a student newspaper created by Montclair Kimberley Academy middle school students in Montclair, New Jersey. The paper was established in 2008 as a monthly PDF and has transitioned to a fully interactive online mashup for the fall of 2009.


To inform students about what is going on in and around the MKA community and the world in a student-friendly way. All of our content is created for students by students.


  • Comments will only be approved if a valid name is submitted. All comments that contain solicitations or advertisements will not be published. Because this is a school newspaper whose target audience includes children, comments and replies must be appropriate.
  • The Cougar Call only includes the first name and last initial of minors in order to protect their privacy.

Contact Us:


Laura Demaria, 7th Grade Teacher and Newspaper Adviser