Homecoming's a community affair

Homecoming's a community affair

Lakeridge High celebrates with a parade, football game and dance Scads of spectators lined the...

Lake Grove teacher honored

Lake Grove teacher honored

School community gathers to dedicate a plaque and bench in Jean Underhill's honor “The heart...

A celebration of community

A celebration of community

Lakeridge Junior High barbecue is a hit with kids Gazing at the bounty before him during the...

Strike a balance

Strike a balance

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: JERRY HART  - Wagner
September 18, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
LO man to lead PCC department Lake Oswego resident Rob Wagner will be taking on a new role at Portland Community College. Wagner has been appointed associate vice president of the College…
Burt
September 18, 2014

Lake Oswego High grad earns international author award

by Jillian Daley
William Burt says local teachers are among his inspirations Award-winning author William Burt says that among the heroes who inspired him are his father, a professor, a Boy Scout leader, J.R.R.…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Fourth-grader Gabrielle Matthews says the Hallinan garden creates fresh air and produce.
September 18, 2014

Hallinan garden program is growing

by Jillian Daley
Elementary students love learning about all things green and growing Growing amid the delicata gourds, sky-high sunflowers and cipollini onions in the Hallinan Elementary School garden are…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: EMILY PEARSON - This year's homecoming court is, from left: Sophie Daskalos, Gillian Anderson, Eva Sayre, Tori Winkler, Morgan Wise, Morgan Kaye, Libby Hornecker and Nancy Bignell.
September 18, 2014

Royalty's 'Rockin' Around the 'Ridge'

by Jillian Daley
Lakeridge High School’s homecoming princesses will be part of a long procession down one of Lake Oswego’s main thoroughfares Friday. The annual parade to celebrate homecoming will feature the…
Taylor
September 18, 2014

Heard Around School: Lake Oswego High School

by Jillian Daley
What are you looking forward to this school year? “As a senior, I’m really looking forward to the end of the year, going on to college, pursuing a career. I’m also part of Metropolitan Youth…
Calo
September 18, 2014

A place of memories

by Katie Calo
Everybody knows that Lake Oswego is famous for its spectacular, sunny summers. We endure months of the endless rain, harsh winds and low temperatures that make up fall, winter and spring around…
September 18, 2014

College Notes

by Jillian Daley
The Lake Oswego Review regularly prints lists of college graduates, academic dean’s list honorees and new college students, and below are the names of students the newspaper recently has…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Volunteers at the Lakeridge Pride Clean Up Day on Saturday included Susan Haralabatos (left) and Kelly Savage.
September 11, 2014

Lakeridge High School community steps up

by Jillian Daley
Pacers raise $105,000 and band together to tidy up school grounds A few months ago, the Lake Oswego School Board challenged the Lakeridge High community to show its commitment to the school’s…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTOS: JILLIAN DALEY - At the Lake Oswego Junior High barbecue,  2-year-old Matthew Duhl gets an impromptu face washing from cousin Aiden Duhl, left, and brother Nathan.
September 11, 2014

Barbecue's an LOJ tradition

by Jillian Daley
Families flock to annual event at junior high Imagine a barbecue for hundreds of middle schoolers, and then picture it on a sunny day with the kids’ families and teachers on the scene. That’s…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Sixty-four girls attended an open house for those interested in joining a Lego robotics team.
September 11, 2014

All-girls robotics team draws crowd

by Jillian Daley
An open house for kids interested in joining an all-girls robotics team drew 64 girls. Diana Rush, a local parent volunteer, said that should remove any doubts as to whether local girls are…

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Underhill
Sep 11, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Memorializing a teacher The Lake Grove Elementary School community will hold a ceremony and celebration Sept. 18 to dedicate a plaque and a bench to a teacher who died last year. Jean Underhill…
Sep 11, 2014

School board approves new committees

by Jillian Daley
Lake Oswego School Board members okayed the creation Monday of Facilities Advisory, Fundraising Equity and Safety and Technology committees. The three temporary committees will help shape policy…
Sep 11, 2014

It's senior year at long last

by Patricia Torvalds
My senior year is finally here. To be honest, I often feel like I should have graduated a while ago. I’ve pretended to be a college student on at least one plane ride already, and said, “Oh,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - There's a new all-girls robotics team forming. There have been a good number of girls who participated in robotics teams in Lake Oswego before, but they are in the minority. The Xploding RoboWheels was among several robotics teams from Lake Oswego that were successful at a competition last December. Team members, from left, front row, are: Kira Takara, Natalie Peterman, Katie Oppenheimer, Larissa Chan, Sera Lew and Ryan Lew; and, back row, from left: coaches Dale Kresge, Lillian Oppenheimer and Ron Lew.
Sep 04, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Girls’ robotics team forming this fall An all-girls robotics team is coming together this fall. Lake Oswego Robotics is sponsoring at least one FIRST Lego League robotics team for girls. Last…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Charlie Wakefield gets a warm welcome from his second-grade teacher, Diane Mather.
Sep 04, 2014

Back-to-school info for families

by Jillian Daley
Important dates for local parents to put on their calendars Backpacks are on the clearance rack at department stores. Yellow buses trundle around town in the mornings and afternoons. Homes are…
Anisha Adke
Sep 04, 2014

The first goodbye

by Anisha Adke
Half my friends have left for college and I’m still here, feeling quite alone. It’s a profound sense of abandonment that many of them are leaving me, much like the feeling I got when my sister…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - The League of Women Voters helped eligible Lakeridge High School students register during class registration last week. Pictured are LHS junior Annie Mayfield and League of Women Voters Katie Lu helping Holden Catlett fill out his voters registration form.
Aug 28, 2014

Women get Lakeridge teens voting

by The Review Tidings
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lake Oswego High School grads Paul Lantow, left, and Sam Lantow took on the Pacific Crest Trail.
Aug 28, 2014

'Brothers on the adventure of a lifetime'

by Jillian Daley
Two LO men take on the Pacific Crest Trail Imagine any cross-country road trip you’ve taken, full of harrowing moments, long hours and beautiful sights. Now imagine doing it on foot. A…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: JILLIAN DALEY - Chris Barhyte is a community leader who is heading the fundraising campaign for the Lakeridge stadium project.
Aug 28, 2014

Education Hero: Chris Barhyte

by Jillian Daley
LO man makes a difference at Lakeridge High and Westridge Elementary Chris Barhyte will tell you that it took a lot of people to create Westridge Elementary School’s new playground, and that…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: KAREN OSTER - Karen Oster captured a photo of her 14-year-old daughter, Sidney, who created the mural that now adorns Lakeridge Junior High Schools gym. Sidney objected to holding a paintbrush because she used markers, but her mom explained that it would be cute.
Aug 28, 2014

Lakeridge Junior High mural honors painted-over Bryant artwork

by Jillian Daley
A year after Lakeridge Junior High School Principal Kurt Schultz painted over a mural at Bryant Elementary School, another work of art has taken its place. Bryant was closed as an elementary…



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