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West Linn High School

West Linn High School
5464 West "A" Street
West Linn, OR  97068
Office Hours: 7:00am - 4:00pm
Phone:  503-673-7800
Fax:      503-657-8710 
Attendance Office:

Bus Company (First Student)

We are West Linn STRONG
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Sept 26- Link Crew Meeting at Lunch 
Sept 27-28 Winter Play Auditions 
Sept 28 Early Release Day-- Lunch @ 12:30, Buses depart 1:15
Sept 28 - Jostens here to pick up Senior orders ( 9:45am to 1:15pm only). 
Oct 3-Picture Retakes (7:30am to 11:20am ONLY) in the Old Commons.  
Oct 3 (6:30pm) Public College Nite  
Oct 4- WLHS Blood Drive 
Oct 5 (6:30pm) Freshmen Parents' Nite
Oct. 7 (7pm)Drama Dept. Benefit performance "Taming of the Shrew" by  Oregon Adventure Theatre in the Black Box Theatre 
Oct 14- NO SCHOOL Statewide Inservice 
Oct 14 - Homecoming Game and Dance FB vs Lake Oswego 
Oct 19- Orchestra Concert
Oct 20- Parent Nite Task Force @ PAC 
Oct 25-Cadet Groups Concert @ PAC
Oct 24-28 "Pink Week" Breast Cancer Awareness Week 
Oct 26- Symphonic Groups Concert @ PAC
Future Events @ A Glance 
Breaks/Non-School Days 
Oct. 14- Statewide Inservice Day
Oct. 31- Grading Inservice Day
Nov. 21-25 Fall Break
Dec 19-Jan 2 Winter Break
Jan 16- MLK Jr. Holiday
Jan 30- Grading Inservice 
March 27-31 Spring Break  
Oct. 14- Homecoming Dance
Jan 21-Winter Ball @ Melody Ballroom
Oct. 7- Oregon Adventure Theatre  Benefit Taming of the Shrew@ PAC
Oct. 29- Thespian Masquerade @ Black Box
Nov. 3,5,9-12 The Addams Family @ PAC
Dec 8-10, 15-17 Winter Play
Jan 4- Auditions for The Provoked
Jan 19- Classical Menagerie 3 @ Black Box
Jan 28- Actor's Showcase
Music Dept:
Oct 19- Orchestra Concert
Oct 25-Cadet Groups Concert @ PAC
Oct 26- Symphonic Groups Concert @ PAC
Dec 10- Jazz Festival @ WLHS
Dec 12- Choir Concert
Dec 14- Band Concert 
Jan 13-14 OMEA All State
Jan 17- Jazz Solo Nite
Jan 27- "Lil' Nite of Music" Music Dept Fundraiser
Oct 20- Parent Nite Task Force @ PAC
Oct 24-28 "Pink Week" Breast Cancer Awareness Week
Nov 9-18 WLHS Canned Food Drive
Nov 12- PowderTuff Games
Important Dates for School Year 2016-2017
Oct. 3- Picture Retake Day 
Jan 25-27 Finals for Semester One (Half Day Schedules)
June 14-16 Finals for Semester Two (Half Day Schedules)
June 14th (7:30pm)- Graduation No tickets needed to attend.
June 16-Last Day of School (provided no snow days taken) 
WLHS Profile
West Linn High School Recognized:
America's Best High Schools
Gold Award US News/World Report 
2011 and 2012
College Board's AP Honor Roll
Challenge Index: Top 1900 High Schools Award from
Washington Post

America's Best High Schools Award from Newsweek
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015
America's Best High Schools
Silver Award US News/World Report
Since 2007
Highest Rating on Oregon Report Card
Our Faculty

• 81 certified staff members
• 1 staff member with Doctorate Degree
• 71 staff members with Master's Degrees
• 10 staff members with Bachelor's Degrees
• Average years of teaching experience : 14.2
Oregon Outstanding Biology Teacher Award from NABT
University of Oregon High School Teacher of the Year
Siemens AP Sci/Math State
Teacher of the Year Award
Christa McAuliffe Fellowship Award
Oregon Teacher of the Year Award
National Environmental Education Award
Oregon Second Language
Teacher of the Year Award
Oregon Teacher of the Year Award
Milken National Educator Award