Local librarian earns Lifetime Achievement Award

Local librarian earns Lifetime Achievement Award

West Linn's Ruth Murray continues mission to revitalize school libraries

Dual Language program lays its roots

Dual Language program lays its roots

Dual language program creates bilingual, biliterate students in West Linn-Wilsonville

Bolton's table tennis night proves a smashing success

Bolton's table tennis night proves a smashing success

Bolton Primary encourages families to get active and have some fun

Willamette fourth-graders try global politics

Willamette fourth-graders try global politics

Kevin Baumbach teaches ambitious World Peace Game for first time


West Linn's Education

SPOKESMAN PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - An English-learning and Spanish-learning student work on some tricky math problems in Elisa Lees Lowrie Primary first grade class. Her students will travel in the same cohort until they move on to Inza R. Wood Middle School.
December 02, 2016

Dual Language plans next step of evolution

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn-Wilsonville's program will expand to middle school in two years
December 01, 2016

West Linn-Wilsonville approves abatement contract for Sunset

by Andrew Kilstrom
Contract OKs removal of asbestos during demolition this summer
(Image is Clickable Link) WL TIDINGS - 12.1.16
December 01, 2016

Rosemont Ridge Middle School- Student All Stars - Dec. 1, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Kogen Brown, Rylie Welsh and Audrey Chun of Rosemont Ridge Middle School for being selected as the Wilsonville Spokesman's Student All-stars. The Spokesman's Student All-stars program is a community service…


Anisha Arcot
November 28, 2016

Teen Survivor: Suriving a week at home without mom or dad

by Andrew Kilstrom
Maxi Muessig
October 27, 2016

Everyone impacts environment one way or another

by Maxi Muessig
November 24, 2016

Education news

by Andrew Kilstrom
November 24, 2016

District prepares boundary adjustments

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn-Wilsonville School District's middle school boundary task force prepares recommendations for public input
(Image is Clickable Link) WL TIDINGS - 11.23.16
November 23, 2016

West Linn High School - Student All Stars - Nov. 23, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Kaya Williams and Jacob Thompson of Arts and Technology High School for being selected as the Wilsonville Spokesman's Student All-stars. The Spokesman's Student All-stars program is a community service…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Money raised from the Honor Our Teachers campaign goes toward the hiring of new full time teachers in the West Linn-Wilsonville School District.
November 21, 2016

Education Foundation honors teachers with campaign

by Andrew Kilstrom
Foundation kicks off fundraising to add full-time teachers to WL-WV
Beth Hoots
November 19, 2016

Working together is a beautiful thing

by Andrew Kilstrom
West Linn High School senior Beth Hoots takes a moment to appreciate the arts programs at WLHS

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(Image is Clickable Link) WL TIDINGS - 11.17.16
Nov 17, 2016

West Linn High School - Student All Stars - Nov. 17, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Arianna Chappell, Eaton Lin and Ellery Ross from West Linn High School for being selected as the Wilsonville Spokesman's Student All-stars. The Spokesman's Student All-stars program is a community service…
Nov 15, 2016

West Linn-Wilsonville extends WLEA licensed staff contract

by Andrew Kilstrom
Board appoints members to Long Range Planning, Budget Committees
Calli Masters
Nov 13, 2016

A new perspective on an old tradition

by Calli Masters
Calli Masters reflects on the time of year
(Image is Clickable Link) WL TIDINGS - 11.10.16
Nov 11, 2016

Athey Creek Middle School- Student All Stars - Nov. 3, 2016

by Kendra McGowan
Congratulations to Amanda Hioe, Riley Putnam and Kaia Schmidt from Athey Creek Middle School for being selected as the Wilsonville Spokesman's Student All-stars. The Spokesman's Student All-stars program is a community service…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Who are these young writers? Meet the 2016-17 members of SWAG. From left: front row, Erica Chiang, Kenzie Hudler and Kriti Rastogi; second row, Lily DeVine and Clare OGara; third row, Anna Speer, Anna Spear, Kaleigh Henderson, Gus Hearn and Claire Petersen; back row, Lauren Monkewicz, Georgia Weeks, Joe Lantow, and Savanna Courtney-Durrett. Not pictured is Nina Heidgerken.
Nov 10, 2016

America's future : Meet the 2016-17 SWAG

by Kilstrom, Andrew
Student Writers Advisory Group prepares for a year of discussion and analysis
SPOKESMAN PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Sixth-graders George Heilig, left, and Mitchell Unruh work hard to remove a large section of ivy growth from the woods at Memorial Park.
Nov 08, 2016

Athey Creek students pull their weight in ivy

by Andrew Kilstrom
Athey Creek Middle School students braved the wet weather Wednesday, Oct. 26, giving back to both the West Linn and Wilsonville communities by pulling ivy and engaging in other clean up efforts at Memorial Park in Wilsonville as…
Philip Chan
Nov 07, 2016

Hollywood needs to stop casting whites for Asian roles

by Philip Chan
Film industry's whitewashing of Asian roles is not OK
(Image is Clickable Link) Salute to Veterans 2016
Nov 07, 2016

Salute to Veterans 2016

by Pamplin Media Group
PMG
Nov 05, 2016

Education news

by Andrew Kilstrom
Past and present West Linn students are recognized for their accomplishments
TIDINGS PHOTO: ANDREW KILSTROM - Senior Tristan Waits constructs a homeless kit Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Nov 04, 2016

Seniors work toward grad party with Kindness Project

by Andrew Kilstrom
Students construct homeless kits, anticipate future community projects