Freshman Success Team: what is it?

Freshman Success Team: what is it?

Kelsey Murphy, Staff Reporter November 21, 2019

In these halls, there are 90 students that are part of a group called the Freshman Success Team. Now for the real question: what is it? The Freshman Success Team is a group of 90 students, all taught...

Wray hands off the torch to Clothe by passing him her favorite books.

Goodbye Wray, hello Kloth

Saying goodbye to one teacher and hello to another
Ethan Gill, Opinions Editor September 29, 2019

After completing her student teaching under Andy West, and over seven years of teaching here, Jessica Wray, English teacher, is leaving for Franklin High School in Southeast Portland. “I have a connection...

Trevor Menne in his office at the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year.

Climbing the ranks

How Trevor Menne rose from high school student to assistant principal.
Emma Coke and Madelyn Tabor September 16, 2019

Most students may not think much of their administration, but it doesn’t take much to learn about a friendly face in the halls. Most people know Trevor Menne as one of the three assistant principals,...

Hanson didn't start out at West Linn. He used to teach at the Royal Wolverhampton School in England.

Getting to know you: Paul Hanson

A look at Hanson's varied teaching history
Ethan Gill, Opinions Editor September 14, 2019

Paul Hanson, assistant principal to senior students, didn’t always plan to be a teacher. “Probably from high school through most of college I was planning on going into the health professions and...

The Breakdown – May Senior Edition

May 28, 2019


The Breakdown - April

The Breakdown – April

Nolan Lampson, Editor-in-Chief May 15, 2019

The Breakdown - March

The Breakdown – March

Nolan Lampson, Editor-in-Chief May 15, 2019

Red for Ed - Teachers walk out for school funding

Red for Ed – Teachers walk out for school funding

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor May 10, 2019

Over 25,000 educators, students and supporters rallied for school funding at the Portland Waterfront this last Wednesday, May 8, 2019. In at least 25 school districts, schools were closed for all or part...

Vice Principal Anya Hershberger

CTE programs benefit from unexpected grant

Kaleigh Henderson, Staff Reporter November 5, 2018

Editor’s note: Glenn Krake is the adviser to the Amplifier/WLHSnow.com It sounds like something out of a bad dream. Your classmates have been working on an essay for a statewide essay contest for...

Zoe Barnett

Zoe Barnett

September 6, 2018

The need for a second home was eating at Zoe Barnett, Sophomore so much that she would take on anything that would make her feel at home. This attitude can cause her to sink into too much at one time....

Checking the three bee boxes at Crest Farms, senior Andrea Swenson and juniors Sarah Martin and Tahnna Shaaban wait to inspect the hive. Crest Farms in Wilsonville offers a Beekeeping class for students to learn about bees and allowing them to work directly with nature.

Saving the Bees

CREST Farms offers Bee Keeping Class to High School Students
Emily Martin, Green & Gold Yearbook Editor in Chief April 25, 2018

Lifting the roof off of the hive, the Crest Beekeeping class lets the bees calm down before pulling out one of the sleeves to find the Queen. In search for the Queen bee, Swensen holds the hive...

Hit The Spot – Chipotle

Rory Cheevers, WLHSnow Staff April 2, 2018

On this edition of "Hit The Spot" Rory Cheevers heads to Chipotle to review its' succulent burritos.

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