Future Lakers and Pacers invited to visit high schools
Lake Oswego and Lakeridge high schools are holding events for future Pacers and Lakers next month.
LOHS will offer its Eighth Grade Parent Night from 6-7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8, in the auditorium of the school, 2501 Country Club Road. The event will include a welcome from Principal Cindy Schubert, sessions with counselors and tours, as well as details on English, math, science and world language placement. The event is intended for adults, but students are welcome to attend. There also will be a Co-Curricular Activities Open House for parents and incoming LOHS students from 6-7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25, in the cafeteria at the school.
Lakeridge Highs Open House for parents and future Pacers will be held from 6:30-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 10, at the school, 1235 Overlook Drive.
The event will feature a welcome from Principal Jennifer Schiele, as well as student speakers, athletics information, a faculty meet-and-greet, tours and information about forecasting for classes.
Locals compete in Skating Sectional Championships
Two Lake Oswegans have joined the Portland team to compete in the Midwestern & Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships.
More than 2,400 skaters, including locals Alisa Nikishin and Angela Yu, have traveled to Portland for what organizers say is one of the largest figure skating events in the world. There will be 160 synchronized skating teams participating in the event that kicked off Thursday and goes through Sunday at Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 300 N. Winning Way, Portland. The skating gets going at 8 a.m. Tickets cost $25 general admission, $20 for seniors and $15 for students with a valid school ID.
For more information, visit www.rosequarter.com/events.