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.
Feb 15 - NO SCHOOL Presidents Day Holiday 
New Date Feb 20 (8-10pm)  "80's Sadies"  DANCE in the Aux Gym
Feb 23-26  Athletic Clearance for Spring Sports (next opportunity). Clearances may be done before school, at lunch and after school. All information and forms are available on website under "Athletics". The Athletic Office will be closed on Feb 29th.
Feb 25 - Clackamas Community College (CCC) Skills Competition
Feb 25-26 ISEF @ WLHS 
Feb 29- Spring Sports begin (Athletic Office will be closed for clearances
March 1 - Online Registration for Summer School opens
March 5 - "Blacklight Dance" after Basketball Game until 11pm in Aux Gym 
March 16- Early Release Day lunch 12:30pm/Buses depart 1:15pm 
March 21-25 NO SCHOOL Spring Break 
March 28- (6:30pm) Incoming Frosh (Class of 2020) Parents Info Nite at PAC (Performing Arts Centre) 
Important Dates for the School Year (2015-2016):
Dances:   All non-WLHS Students need to have Host Student get Dance Guest Pass Approved prior to Dance
Feb. 20- 80's Sadies Dance (8-10pm) in the Aux Gym
March 5- Blacklight Dance after Basketball Game in Aux Gym until 11pm
May 14- (8-11pm) PROM @ the Zoo
March 3-12 Black Comedy &The Real Inspector Hound
May 5-7 Shorts 17
May 27-28 Classical Menagerie 2

March 14-Choir
March 15-Orchestra
March 16- Band
May 31- Choir
June 1- Band & Orchestra
Early Release Days(Lunch 12:30pm/Buses 1:15pm):
March 16
April 27
May 25

BREAKS/Non School Days
Feb 15-Holiday (Presidents' Day)
March 21-25, 2016 Spring Break
April 4-Grading Inservice
May 30 -Holiday (Memorial Day) 

June 10, 2016 Graduation Day and Last Day of School for Students
NEWly Adopted School Calendar now available for NEXT school year 2016-2017.  See "calendar" tab at left for viewing copy
Attendance and Reporting Absences or Excusing your Student Early:
  When your student is going to be or has been absent please notify our Attendance Secretary, Brenda Freeman @ 503-673-7812 or email Brenda at freemanb@wlwv.k12.or.us . Leave a message with the date, time and reason for your student’s absence and please spell your students last name.
   If your student has a last minute appointment or you have an urgent message please email Brenda at freemanb@wlwv.k12.or.us   Please state the time you would like to pick up your student (or the urgent message) and let her know if you are planning on meeting your student in front of the school or at the Attendance Office. Due to the increased number of students, and the larger call volume, we are needing to use email for the urgent communications. Please refer to the WLHS Website for Attendance Policies and Procedures.
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