West Linn High School


 

Contact Us:
 
West Linn High School
5464 West "A" Street
West Linn, OR  97068
 
Phone:503.673.7800
Fax:503.657.8710
 
 
 

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.

New School Year 2014-15 Student Information Mailer goes out in July to all registered students of WLHS. This will contain such items as: Registration Information, Freshman Info and Orientation Date, Verification Data Form, School Picture Order Form and the Fee Payment Form.
  
Aug 14 (2pm - 6pm) Athletic Clearance. All Forms are available online under "Athletics".
 
Aug 15 (10am - 2pm) Athletic Clearance. All Forms are available online under "Athletics". 
 
Aug 18 - Fall Athletic Practices begin with "Daily Doubles".See specific Team pages for each sports' schedule.
 
Aug 19-22 (9am to 2pm) SENIORS may pick up their parking hangers from the Attendance Office. All your school fees must be paid prior. Check your account online or see the Bookkeeper. JUNIORS Parking Lottery will take place the second week of school.
 
Aug 20-21 (8am to 12pm) NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION 
 
Aug 25 (8:30am-3pm) Training for Link Crew
 
Sept 2 - First Day of School for Freshmen  (9th grades) ONLY.
 
Sept 3 - School Resumes/First Day for Soph (10th gr.), JR's (11th gr.)  and SRs (12th gr) and Freshmen too.
 
Sept 5 - School Picture Dayfor ALL Students. Students (including Seniors) will all have their pictures taken, and receive their ID/ASB Cards.Students need to bring in their order forms on Picture Day if they are wishing to purchase pictures.
 
2014-2015 School Year Important Dates BREAKS/HOLIDAYS:
Thanksgiving/ Fall Break Week of Nov. 24-28
Winter Break Dec 19-Jan 4.
Spring Break March 23-27
Concerts: 
Oct 13@ 7pm-Orchestra, Symphonic Choir, Jazz Band Concert
Oct 20 @7pm- Cadet Band & Choir Concert
Oct 30 Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser and Concert for Music Dept
Drama: 
Nov 7-8, 12-15 7pm @ PAC Musical "Oklahoma"
Jan 30-31 Actors Showcase
Feb 7 - Regional Acting Competition
March 6-7, 12-14 Play "Ceasar" 
Dances: 
Oct 17 (8-11) Homecoming Dance
Jan 24 (8-11) Winter Ball @ Melody Ballroom
March 21 (8-11) Sadie Hawkins Dance
May 16 (8-11) Prom @ The Zoo
Graduation 2015: Monday June 1, 2015  7:30pm @ Chiles Centre-University of Portland.
Last Day of School for the School Year 2014-2015:
These dates are without any snow days June 12th (Half Day Finals are on June 10, June 11 and June 12)

WLHS Profile
West Linn High School Recognized:
 
2013
America's Best High Schools
Gold Award US News/World Report 
2011 and 2012
College Board's AP Honor Roll
2008-2013
Challenge Index: Top 1900 High Schools
Award from Washington Post
2010, 2011, 2012
America's Best High Schools Award from Newsweek
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
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
• 2 staff members with Doctorate Degrees
• 64 staff members with Master's Degrees
• 14 staff members with Bachelor's Degrees
• Average years of teaching experience : 13.3
2010
Oregon Outstanding Biology Teacher Award from NABT
2010
University of Oregon High School Teacher of the Year
2006
Siemens AP Sci/Math State
Teacher of the Year Award
2001
Christa McAuliffe Fellowship Award
1998
Oregon Teacher of the Year Award
1996
National Environmental Education Award
1996
Oregon Second Language
Teacher of the Year Award
1995
Oregon Teacher of the Year Award
1995
Milken National Educator Award