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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
 Parents both Current and New:   Please take a moment to sign up for the Email ListServe which keeps you current and informed on all things WEST LINN HIGH, and the FlashAlert so you will be informed when weather/emergencies impact the school schedules.
Academic Center open on Tues./Thurs. 7:30am and 3:15 to make-up/take Proctored Tests and Quizzes in the ERC. The Academic Support is available for any student Tues/Thurs. @ E100 Porch 3:15pm to 4:15pm. 
April 25-27 (5pm) Cheer Try-Outs @ Aux Gym
April 26 - State Soloist Recital @ PAC
April 28 - MayDay Events @ WLHS  
Daytime Performance 1:40pm-3:10pm
7:30pm Evening Performance 
May 1-12 AP Testing
May 4-6 Play "Shorts 18" @ BlackBox 
May 11- Orchestra @ State 
May 13- (8-11pm) Prom @ The Zoo Grand Ballroom 
May 16-  Honors Humanities Nite  
May 19 - ASB Officer Applications Due
May 19-20 (7pm) "24 Hr. Theatre" @ BlackBox  
May 29- Memorial Day-Holiday NO SCHOOL 
May 31- ASB Officer Voting (Voting done online) 
Procedure for Attendance and Reporting Absences or Excusing your Student Early:
 If your student is going to be or has been absent please notify via email our Attendance Secretary, Brenda Freeman at  or call at 503-673-7812. Leave a message with the date, time and reason for your student's absence and please spell your students last name.
Last Minute Appointments or Urgent Messages: Please email Brenda at  Please state the time you would like to pick up your student (or the urgent message) and where the student should meet you. Due to the increased number of students, and the larger call volume, we are needing to use email as much as possible for urgent communications. Please refer to the WLHS Website for Attendance Policies and Procedures. 
Senior's Families...
April 23rd (11:00am -1:30pm)-Celebrate Your Senior Son Brunch @ the Oregon Golf Club. See Grad Nite Section on Website
Future Events @ A Glance
Breaks/Non-School Days 
 May 29- Memorial Day-Holiday 
May 13- (8-11pm) Prom @ The Zoo Grand Ballroom 
May 4-6 Play "Shorts 18" @ BlackBox
May 19-20 (7pm) "24 Hr. Theatre" @ BlackBox 
Music Dept:
April 22- Pleasant Hills Jazz Festival
April 26- State Soloist Recital @ PAC
May 11- Orchestra @ State
June 1 (7pm) Orchestra Concert
June 6 (7pm) Choir Concert 
June 7- (7pm) Band Concert 
April 23rd (11:00am -1:30pm)-Celebrate Your Senior Son Brunch @ OGC  
April 28 - MayDay Events
May 16-  Honors Humanities Nite 
June 11 - Baccalaureate for Seniors @ PAC
June 13 - Seniors Last Day 
June 26-July 14 Summer School 2017 @ WLHS (No school July 4th) 
Important Dates for School Year 2016-2017
June 13 - Senior's Last Day Changed  due to Snow Days used
June 14th (7:30pm)- Graduation @ Univ of Pdx-Chiles Center. No tickets needed to attend. 
June 16, 19, 20 Finals for Semester Two (Half Day Schedules)  Change due to Snow Days
June 20-Last Day of School  Change due to Snow Days
June 26 to July 14 Summer School @ WLHS. Enroll online 
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