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Lakeridge High student omitted from honor roll

School officials inadvertently left Lakeridge High School 12th-grader Abigail McIver off of the second-semester honor roll, which ran in The Review earlier this month. McIvers’ parents recently submitted her report card to The Review for verification.

Spanish camp in LO next week

A Spanish immersion camp will be held in Lake Oswego from July 28 to Aug. 1 at Uplands Elementary School. Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.

The camp will offer a long list of activities, including reviewing the Spanish alphabet and vowels, pronunciation and speaking, writing and reading, greetings (formal and informal), music, songs and dance, sports, cooking and food, conversation and quizzes. Children will deepen their proficiency in the Spanish language.

Uplands Elementary is located at 2055 SW Wembley Park Road. To register, visit losdcommunityschool.com.

Give school supplies

Sleep Country USA is again launching its annual school supply drive for foster children.

Through Sept. 8, the mattress mogul is accepting donations of new school supplies at its 80 locations. Sought-after items include three-ring binders, loose-leaf paper, multi-subject notebooks, flash drives, pencils and backpacks. There are almost 20,000 foster children in the Northwest, according to a Sleep Country press release.

There is a Sleep Country near Lake Oswego at 8880 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Tigard.

Small Farm School event returns

Preserving tomatoes, financing a small farm and vegetable disease management are among the topics at an event at Clackamas Community College.

The third-annual Small Farm School on Sept. 6 is aimed at beginning farmers and small-acreage rural landowners. Oregon State University Extension is presenting Small Farm School in cooperation with CCC and the Clackamas County Soil and Water Conservation District.

The event costs $65 for adults and $40 for youths. The fee includes class materials, lunch and a coffee break. Workshops are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Clairmont Hall at CCC, 19600 Molalla Ave, Oregon City.

To register, visit smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/registration-form-3rd-annual-small-farm-school.

Learning online

Local families have an opportunity to learn about a virtual public school next month. Oregon Connections Academy, an online charter school, is hosting a free parent-to-parent meeting Aug. 5. Anne Marie Gurney will be the parent host for the event, during which families can learn more about the school and about how to help their kids research topics online. The event is at 6 p.m. at the Starbucks on 8 Centerpointe Drive in Lake Oswego.

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