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Making their way to class

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Jogathons support kids' health, school programming

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Lake Oswego's Education

October 16, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Laker Cheer Pancake Breakfast this weekend The Laker Cheer Pancake Breakfast will be held this Saturday, featuring blueberry and chocolate chip flapjacks, sausages, orange juice, coffee, tea and…
Scottie
October 16, 2014

Heard Around School: Lake Oswego Junior High

by Jillian Daley
If you could be any celebrity in the world, who would you be, why would you be that person and what would you do? “I’d be Blake Shelton, because he is a country singer and I love country music.…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - LOHS junior Kayla Suhler is making a difference for sick children by sewing them dolls to hold while theyre in surgery.
October 09, 2014

Girl Scouts honored for helping sick children, orphans

by Jillian Daley
Because of Lake Oswego High School junior Kayla Suhler, 100 children at Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel in Portland will have a doll to hold when they go through surgery or other…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - During a recent check presentation to Lake Oswego High School, Daimler Director of Executive Management Development Eileen Frack, right, pauses for a photo with LOHS Principal Cindy Schubert and LOHS Science Department Chair Steve Huss.
October 09, 2014

Daimler awards local high schools $14,000

by Lake Oswego Review
Lake Oswego and Lakeridge high schools each have $7,000 more to invest in science, engineering, technology and math-related curriculum because the Lakers and Pacers have once again been accepted…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - 'I've been in private industry, which was a good experience for me,' says new school district administrator Megan Kim. 'But I was really longing to come back to education, so I can't even tell you how happy I am to be back.'
October 09, 2014

New LOSD administrator - and a new role

by Jillian Daley
Megan Kim fills a newly created position designed to improve student achievement Megan Kim last week stepped into a newly created administrative position in the Lake Oswego School District. As…
October 09, 2014

LO district's high schools score in top 10 percent

by Jillian Daley
Both Lake Oswego and Lakeridge high schools are among the top 10 percent of schools in Oregon, earning the best ranking possible — Level 5 — on the latest state report card. Four other LOSD…
Lillyanne Mann
October 09, 2014

Heard Around School: Lakeridge High School

by Lake Oswego Review
What is your favorite app, and why do you like it? “Snapchat (texting with pictures) — I think it’s faster than texting, and it gets the point across. With a text, there’s no sarcasm, but with…
TORVALDS
October 09, 2014

Changing the ratio

by Patricia Torvalds
I have known I’ve wanted to go into tech for a long time. This was inspired by my father. Even before I knew what he did, my aspiration was to be “like him,” whatever that meant. As I got older…
October 09, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Laker dancers to hold workshop The Laker Dancers are holding a workshop for younger students this Friday. The annual event, for kindergarten through eighth grade, is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 1…
October 09, 2014

College Notes

by Jillian Daley
The Lake Oswego Review regularly prints lists of college graduates, academic dean’s list honorees and new college students. Below are the names of students the newspaper recently has received.…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: RALPH GREENE - Sevyn Watson flies to the finish line June 1 at the Portland Track Festival in Hillsboro. She won the 2014 Oregon USA Track & Field Female Younger Girl (12 and under) Track Athlete of the Year Award.
Oct 02, 2014

'Little girl, big award'

by Jillian Daley
Sam Watson always smiles when he sees his 8-year-old daughter racing against girls a head taller than she is — and besting them. Now, little Sevyn Watson’s won again, taking home the 2014 Oregon…
Photo Credit: REVIEW FILE PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - In May 2013, Lake Grove third-grader Finn McAuley rides his bike in style to school during the Walk + Bike to School Challenge.
Oct 02, 2014

Take it easy, speedy

by Jillian Daley
On Walk + Bike to School Day, watch for hundreds of LO students heading to class by foot or pedal power Slow down, drivers. Next Wednesday is International Walk + Bike to School Day. Whenever…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: JILLIAN DALEY - Mark Olen joined the Lake Oswego High School boys soccer program in fall 2006. He also serves as the Crossfire Oregon Soccer Club founding board president and president of the Lake Oswego Soccer Clubs extended board.
Oct 02, 2014

Education Hero: Mark Olen

by Jillian Daley
Lake Oswego man sees his volunteer efforts as 'paying it forward' Mark Olen’s more than a man who knows the rules when it comes to players sprinting across a grassy field, vying for a clear shot…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: LESLIE GARCIA - Mia dances with her father, Matt Michel, during the Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Schools recent Father Daughter Dance.
Oct 02, 2014

A dad and his daughter

by Jillian Daley
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School continues Father Daughter Dance Lake Oswego parent Molly Bell called Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School’s Father Daughter Dance a new tradition, but a…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: BECKY EMMETT - The U10 Gold Team Xeneize is part of the Oswego Juniors boys program's effort to raise dollars for the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
Oct 02, 2014

Soccer kids support fight against cancer

by Jillian Daley
LO Soccer Club members raising funds for Susan G. Komen Foundation Sometimes, kids are like a sunbreak after hours of rain. Right now, young members of the Lake Oswego Soccer Club are bringing…
NUDELMAN
Oct 02, 2014

The panic that is junior year

by Sol Nudelman
Adjectives to describe a typical junior year in high school are those that are often associated with a horror movie. We are barely knocking on the door of October, and yet it already feels like…
Oct 02, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Ski and Snowboard Swap and Sale returns There’s a chance for local winter sports enthusiasts to buy athletic gear or sell it this month during a benefit for Lakeridge and Lake Oswego high…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Fifth-grader Levi Brown and his dad, Jerry, dish up dinner at the Lakeridge Junior High BBQ on Friday.
Sep 25, 2014

A celebration of community

by Jillian Daley
Lakeridge Junior High barbecue is a hit with kids Gazing at the bounty before him during the Lakeridge Junior High barbecue last week, seventh-grader Devrim Evans was overwhelmed. “There’s a…
ZHANG
Sep 25, 2014

Strike a balance

by Ada Zhang
So. Let’s talk about college, which is all everyone seems to want to talk about these days. First off, I’m going to say with some degree of certainty that if yet another person asks me where I…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Morgan Wise celebrates when she learns she's the homecoming queen at halftime during the Friday football game.
Sep 25, 2014

Homecoming's a community affair

by Jillian Daley
Lakeridge High celebrates with a parade, football game and dance Scads of spectators lined the sidewalks of A Avenue on Friday afternoon, and fans filled the Lakeridge High School stadium in the…



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