Art Tech prints more than memories

Art Tech prints more than memories

Arts and Technology High School's printmaking class teaches students real-world business skills

Youth Transition Program emphasizes hands-on training

Youth Transition Program emphasizes hands-on training

West Linn-Wilsonville School District aims to teach students' vocational skills for the workforce

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

SPOKESMAN PHOTOS: ANDREW KILSTROM - The Incendios took home top honors in the battle of bands-style competition Sunday, May 14.
May 18, 2017

An eXtraordinary League of Rockers jams out in Wilsonville

by Andrew Kilstrom
Young musicians from all over, including West Linn, packed the Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church and Pub May 14
TIDINGS FILE PHOTO - The West Linn-Wilsonville School Board will vote on the proposed budget June 5.
May 18, 2017

Budget Committee approves 2017-18 school district budget

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn-Wilsonville School Board to vote on proposed budget during June 5 meeting
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Insight School of Oregon-Painted Hills, an online school, hosted its prom Saturday, May 13 at the Tigard Ballroom Dance Co. With students from all over Oregon, including West Linn, the schools prom had a time travel theme, allowing students to dress from any era they choose. Instead of crowing a king and queen, the school announced that everyone is royalty, handing out tiaras to every student.
May 18, 2017

Insight School of Oregon-Painted Hills hosts prom for students

by Andrew Kilstrom
Insight School of Oregon-Painted Hills, an online school, throws 'time travel' themed prom


May 15, 2017

Education news for May 4-10

by Andrew Kilstrom
Local SPU students make the dean's list, WLHS's Jessica Yu to compete in international science fair, Betty Reynolds is re-elected as NSBAC treasurer
Anna Speer
May 14, 2017

Music is a vital part of education

by Anna Speer
West Linn High School junior Anna Speer discusses the importance of music programs in schools
SUBMITTED BY PORTLAND REIGN PHOTOGRAPHY - Arts and Technology High School is expected to graduate 33 seniors this year. Top row, from left, Kylie LaFave, Austin McFarland, Angelica Weatherall, Nick Lopez, Niko Tonido, Jadrien Villarreal and Ethan Miller. Middle row, from left, Marko Yotsov, Devin Miller, Ashley Olson, Adam Sullivan, Sescily Butler, Jacob Miller, Ana Ruiz, John Wilson, Joey Zagone, Gavin Fesit, Sarah Sandoval, Deanna Childress, Ashlyn Porter, Griffin Frysinger, Bailey Matheson and Sam Kitzberger. Bottom row, from left, Gavin Urbana, AJ Lipps, Lauren Levin, Brandon Vahdat, Bella Tremaine, Jacky Crapo, Caleb Snyder and Diana Campos. Not pictured: Phoebe Lyons and Justice Saling.
May 13, 2017

Arts and Technology to graduate 33

by Andrew Kilstrom
Arts and Technology takes a senior class photo ahead of its graduation
MONKEWICZ
May 12, 2017

SWAG aims to improve the lives of others

by Jillian Daley
Student Writers Advisory Group from area high schools takes a moment to give back and reflect on community service
TIDINGS PHOTOS: ANDREW KILSTROM - Sunset Primary fourth- and fifth-graders play the drums during a performance of Sansaw akroma Thursday, April 27.
May 05, 2017

Student talent evident during Sunset Showcase

by Andrew Kilstrom
Sunset Primary students share classwork with their family, sing songs
TIDINGS FILE PHOTO - West Linn High's graduation rate was 98 percent in 2015-16, which played a significant role in its high ranking.
May 04, 2017

'Best high schools' list says Wilsonville among state's best

by Andrew Kilstrom
Wilsonville High School ranks fourth in Oregon, West Linn High ranks second
TIDINGS PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - The May Day Court was made up of 20 seniors, including King Evan Kohne and Queen Emma McCurry.
May 04, 2017

May Day takes center stage

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn High School celebrates its 97th annual May Day

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May 04, 2017

West Linn-Wilsonville unveils proposed 2017-18 budget

by Andrew Kilstrom
Budget Committee holds first session, public meeting scheduled May 15
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - The cast of 'If Hamlet Were a Reading' rehearses in the West Linn High Performing Arts Center April 27.
May 04, 2017

WLHS Shorts 18 marks end of theatre year

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn High School debuts four student-directed plays in black box
Anisha Arcot
Apr 30, 2017

Libraries remain vital part of young people's lives

by Anisha Arcot
West Linn junior Anisha Arcot discusses the importance of libraries in today's education
Julie Etzel's work titled 'Boat' is on display at the Wilsonville Fred Meyer Starbucks now.
Apr 29, 2017

West Linn-Wilsonville staff share art at public show

by Andrew Kilstrom
Teachers and staff from multiple schools across the district combine their art for exhibit at Wilsonville Fred Meyer Starbucks
Apr 27, 2017

Education news

by Andrew Kilstrom
Three Rivers to hold informational meetings for lottery, Athey Creek robotics team places at nationals and CREST opens registration for plant sale among other educuation news this week
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - The West Linn High May Court will perform two dances Friday April 26 — a traditional waltz as well as a student-created fast dance.
Apr 27, 2017

May Day offers moment of reflection for senior class

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn High School plays host to community for annual spring tradition
Calli Masters
Apr 22, 2017

Calli Masters explains how we're all united in song

by Calli Masters
West Linn High sophomore Calli Masters discusses how music has the power to bring people together
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - Stafford third-graders received a behind-the-scenes tour of the Baja Fresh backroom and kitchen Friday, April 14.
Apr 21, 2017

Stafford receives farm-to-table experience

by Andrew Kilstrom
Wilsonville third-graders visit Baja Fresh as part of food unit
Apr 20, 2017

Education news

by Pamplin Media Group
West Linn High readies for May Day, the Middle School Musical offers Character Tea with favorites from 'Beauty and the Beast' and more in education news this week
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - Teacher Daniel Sloan helps students drill holes for their bird houses.
Apr 20, 2017

Willamette students save the planet one animal at a time

by Andrew Kilstrom
Wilsonville fourth- and fifth-graders build bee, bird and bat houses to raise money for endangered species