The magnitude of 'hate'

The magnitude of 'hate'

Maverick Notes We have all said we hate something. We have said it in anger, or nonchalantly...

Stepping into a magical circle

Stepping into a magical circle

LO and Lakeridge junior highs each have a musical opening today “The stage is a magic circle...

Welcoming the Year of the Goat

Welcoming the Year of the Goat

Chinese American International School holds New Year's celebration Lake Oswego’s Chinese...

Leaping into the spotlight

Leaping into the spotlight

Local dance teams place in weekend Parkrose High School competition Local dancers continue to...

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Lake Oswego's Education

February 26, 2015

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Can you spell talent? The 12th annual Portland Tribune/Comcast Regional Spelling Bee will test the talent of more than 50 fourth- to eighth-graders from schools throughout the area — including…
February 19, 2015

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
LOJ visits ‘A Whole New World’ Take a magic carpet ride with the Sailor Drama program next week. Lake Oswego Junior High School students are putting on Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.,” a one-act,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Burton and Patrick Jaursch were honored for earning the rank of Eagle Scout during a recent joint Court of Honor Ceremony.
February 19, 2015

Twin LOHS seniors earn Eagle Scout rank

by Jillian Daley
Burton and Patrick Jaursch both worked on restoring areas of their church to earn the distinction Two Lake Oswego High School seniors have earned the highest honor the Boy Scouts of America…
ZHANG
February 19, 2015

Some dead trees are good trees

by Ada Zhang
Laker Notes I love trees. I live in Oregon, after all, and something tells me that if I’m going to wake up to evergreens and Douglas firs (and rain) outside of my window every morning, I’m…
MYSORE
February 19, 2015

SWAG gets to the heart of the matter

by The Review
In the wake of Valentine’s Day, some young people may find themselves saying: Where’s the romance? Courtship today is light years away from the dating experience of yesteryear — back in those…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Windjammer Julia Porter (front center) works on a number during the choir's K-8 camp on Monday.
February 19, 2015

Windjammers putting on a variety show

by Jillian Daley
LOHS choir's multi-day event next week includes performances by LOJ singers, LOHS jazz band and Windjammers proteges A “windjammer” is a term for a sailing ship or one of its crewmembers. It’s…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lakeridge Youth Cheer member Bella Knouf, a fourth-grader, goes through a cheer routine.
February 19, 2015

Hip hip hooray for local cheerleaders

by Jillian Daley
All Pacer cheer teams, including a new group for kids, place in state competition; Laker cheerleaders also put in strong performance Not only did the Lakeridge High varsity, junior varsity and…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: JILLIAN DALEY - National Charity League members (from left) Zoe Kiemel, Abby Castle and Ellie Howie hold up some of the  dresses students donated to Abbys Closet.
February 19, 2015

LOHS, Lakeridge unite for dress drive

by Jillian Daley
Students collect 100 dresses for Abby's Closet Lake Oswego and Lakeridge high schools banded together to give other teens a chance to shine at a formal dance. The National Charity League, Lake…
February 19, 2015

College Notes

by Jillian Daley
The Review regularly prints lists of college graduates, academic dean’s list honorees, students of distinction and new college students. These local residents were recently honored: Oregon State…
CALO
February 12, 2015

A short season of uncertainty

by Katie Calo
A short season of uncertainty I am stressing myself out. I’ll be lying in bed, watching TV or reading for leisure, when suddenly I’ll jolt up and feel like I am forgetting to do something that…

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Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Students rehearse a scene from And Then There Were None at Lakeridge High (from left): Abby Zink, Nora Cyganiak, Andrew Tesoriero and Ryan Sayegh.
Feb 12, 2015

'And Then There Were None' opens at Lakeridge this week

by Jillian Daley
Darkly comic whodunit features strong female characters and unforgettable men Lakeridge High School will be taking on what the director says is widely considered to be Agatha Christie’s greatest…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - From left, Cara Starke and Kendryn Starke participate in a Spanish performance during the Sailor Showcase.
Feb 12, 2015

LOJ Sailors Showcase spotlights students' talents

by Jillian Daley
The first ever Lake Oswego Junior High School Sailor Showcase kicked off last Thursday — an exposition of art and science. Students in all grade levels shared their talents with loved ones, with…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Riverdale student Brooke Housers Askew Reality earned a SIlver Key in the Digital Art category.
Feb 12, 2015

Junior high winners of art awards are announced

by Jillian Daley
Local art studio student and high school portfolios also lauded in Portland metro competition Artists from all Lake Oswego public secondary schools and an art studio were among the students who…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Fellowship of the Robot team consists of five Lake Oswego High School sophomores: Back: Ethan Schaezler; front: AJ Rise, Reed Slobodin, Nic Quattromani, and Jackson Friess. Not pictured: Coach Jim Rise and Assistant Coach Marc Quattromani.
Feb 12, 2015

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Local teams pocket trophies in robotics tourney Teams from throughout the state competed over the weekend in a First Tech Challenge robotics tournament at Lake Oswego High School, and local…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lakeridge High School senior Orian Raviv's Gold Key winner '1939' tells a story with numbers.
Feb 05, 2015

Honoring Scholastic Art Awards winners

by Jillian Daley
Local student artists earn buckets of awards in Portland metro contest Dozens of area artists were among the many students in the area who learned last month that they’d earned one of the…
Olive
Feb 05, 2015

Heard Around School: Oak Creek Elementary School

by Jillian Daley
For the latest Heard Around School, The Review asked Oak Creek Elementary School students, “If you could be any famous person (or just any person), who would you be? Why would you be that…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Team Axis robot, Oscar, lifts and drops balls into an elevated container during a competition. Colin Mitchell operates the robot while Owen Chu helps with strategy.
Feb 05, 2015

Robotics is a 'team sport'

by Jillian Daley
Award-winning Team Axis is hosting tech tourney this weekend at Lake Oswego High It would have been impressive enough had Team Axis 7187 just earned the top honor during a robotics tournament…
Feb 05, 2015

College Notes

by Jillian Daley
The Review regularly prints lists of college graduates, academic dean’s list honorees, students of distinction and new college students. These local residents were recently honored: Wheaton…
Feb 05, 2015

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Pacer auction on tap this month Featuring a shot at winning sporting event tickets, getaways, private parties, parking spots, gift baskets, limo rides and more — Lakeridge High School’s annual…
Torvalds
Feb 05, 2015

Good enough

by Patricia Torvalds
Maverick Notes I was reading a student blog from one of my favorite colleges recently. In it, the student — a sophomore — included information about a homework problem he had enjoyed doing from…




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