Reflections from Outdoor School

Elise Brown

June 5, 2012

Five years ago, I spent five days at Twin Rocks Friends Camp, learning about the mountains, beaches and tide pools, and making some pretty sweet crafts. I learned so much about how to be a better member of my community, how to coexist ...

Outdoor School: the experience of a lifetime

Mary Earp

June 5, 2012

Rocky beaches, sun gleaming through the clouds and a pleasant oceanic breeze at the Oregon coast. Then comes the cherry on top: the shrill screams of pre-teens; this is Outdoor School, a weeklong experience that I will never fo...

West Linn High School makes the “Best High Schools in America” list once again

Derek Fieldhouse

May 10, 2012

West Linn was awarded the silver medal by the U.S. News and World Report in its yearly release of the “Best High Schools in America” list. West Linn was ranked 656th in the nation and eighth in Oregon. The first 500 sc...

School board decides how to make up for snow day

Elise Brown

April 11, 2012

When snowfall canceled the school day on March 17, one important question loomed for the administration: how would that lost time be made up? The school board answered this question on Monday, April 9, deciding that April 25,...

ODS counselors announced

Charlie Craft

March 23, 2012

The senior girl counselors for the Rosemont Ridge Middle SchoolOutdoor School(ODS) are: Emily Axelrod, Hannah Beth Gilbert, Tori Guerchon, Haley Rivet, Blair Hogan, Alyssa Heath, Hannah Morton, Chloe McHenry, Megan McAfee, Emily M...

Intel Northwest Science Expo features West Linn students

Sam Cook

March 23, 2012

Today, students from West Linn High School will present their projects at the Intel Northwest Science Expo at the University of Portland. The exhibits will be open to the public from 2:15 to 3:10 p.m. These students are in the...

Lion wrestling sends seven athletes to State

Sam Cook

March 23, 2012

Seven wrestlers qualified for the State Tournament held on Feb. 24. The top performer, in his first appearance at state was Tyler Chay, junior, in the 160 lb. weight class. He finished in second place, after winning matches against...

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