District goes back to boundary drawing board

District goes back to boundary drawing board

Listening sessions produce more public disapproval of changing school boundaries

Motherload - Not Your Mother's Parenting Advice

Motherload - Not Your Mother's Parenting Advice

Local talk show tackles parenting's hardest questions with cable acces show, YouTube clips

Dual Language program lays its roots

Dual Language program lays its roots

Dual language program creates bilingual, biliterate students in West Linn-Wilsonville

Bolton's table tennis night proves a smashing success

Bolton's table tennis night proves a smashing success

Bolton Primary encourages families to get active and have some fun

Willamette fourth-graders try global politics

Willamette fourth-graders try global politics

Kevin Baumbach teaches ambitious World Peace Game for first time

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West Linn's Education

January 13, 2017

Education news

by Andrew Kilstrom
January 12, 2017

School board settles on 2017-18 calendar

by Andrew Kilstrom
District awards last of major construction contracts for 2014 bond
SUBMITTED PHOTO - From left, Lily Pruzek, Cynthia Yang, Anika Sukmar, Milinda Lin and Katelyn LeBlanc take a picture before a competition.
January 06, 2017

G.E.A.R.S. continues to dominate robotics landscape

by Andrew Kilstrom
Athey Creek sixth-graders prepare for FLL state competition, where they'll face off against the best of the best in Oregon.


January 05, 2017

Education news

by Andrew Kilstrom
December 22, 2016

Resistance to change: a caveman-like instinct

by Anisha Arcot
Beth Hoots
December 19, 2016

Hometown STEMinism

by Beth Hoots
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - Schools were closed Thursday and Friday due to inclement weather.
December 17, 2016

Snow day? Snow days!

by Andrew Kilstrom
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The new Meridian Creek Middle School in Wilsonville will alter the attendance boundaries of all four West Linn-Wilsonville middle schools.
December 15, 2016

Boundary discussion continues

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn-Wilsonville School District pushes back process timeline amidst public outcry
(Image is Clickable Link) WL TIDINGS - 12.15.16
December 15, 2016

Athey Creek Middle School- Student All Stars - Dec. 15, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
West Linn Tidings' Athey Creek Middle School Student All Stars Nevin Gilday, Lily Pruzek and Ella Notdurft

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TIDINGS PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - Third-grader Ava Brill paints a mural at Stafford Primary, a project that complements her curriculum on watersheds and salmon recovery.
Dec 10, 2016

Stafford paints salmon life cycle masterpiece

by Andrew Kilstrom
NOAA partners with Pacific Northwest College of Art and Stafford Primary for unique project
SPOKESMAN PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - Boundary Task Force member Grady Nelson discusses the districts boundary process with West Linn-Wilsonville School District parents at Wednesdays public meeting Nov. 30.
Dec 08, 2016

Middle school boundaries cause parent uproar

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn-Wilsonville parents share unhappiness about changing middle school boundaries at public meetings
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - From left, Philip Chan, Kirsten Driggers, Mary Gilmour and Ellen Willmarth rehearse a scene in the WLHS black box.
Dec 08, 2016

'Kimberly Akimbo' comes to the black box

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn High School students are all set to perform an entertaining dark comedy
Dec 05, 2016

Power of theatre brings people together

by Philip Chan
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Ruth Murray was the sixth person to win the Oregon Association of School Libraries Lifetime Achievement Award.
Dec 02, 2016

Local librarian earns Lifetime Achievement Award

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn's Ruth Murray continues mission to revitalize school libraries
SPOKESMAN PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - An English-learning and Spanish-learning student work on some tricky math problems in Elisa Lees Lowrie Primary first grade class. Her students will travel in the same cohort until they move on to Inza R. Wood Middle School.
Dec 02, 2016

Dual Language plans next step of evolution

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn-Wilsonville's program will expand to middle school in two years
Dec 01, 2016

West Linn-Wilsonville approves abatement contract for Sunset

by Andrew Kilstrom
Contract OKs removal of asbestos during demolition this summer
(Image is Clickable Link) WL TIDINGS - 12.1.16
Dec 01, 2016

Rosemont Ridge Middle School- Student All Stars - Dec. 1, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Kogen Brown, Rylie Welsh and Audrey Chun of Rosemont Ridge Middle School for being selected as the Wilsonville Spokesman's Student All-stars. The Spokesman's Student All-stars program is a community service…
TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Athey Creek Middle School eighth-grader Natalie Turner makes her way through an obstacle at Fridays Turkey Trot.
Nov 24, 2016

Athey Creek students trot before they gobble

by Andrew Kilstrom