Homecoming at LOHS: Stories of acceptance

Homecoming at LOHS: Stories of acceptance

Choices for homecoming princesses and grand marshal show the real meaning of Laker spirit Three...

Forest Hills kids learn about local history

Forest Hills kids learn about local history

Elementary children tour Old Town Lake Oswego Forest Hills Elementary School fourth-grader Luke...

Indoor playground gets fun makeover

Indoor playground gets fun makeover

You don’t even have to be a year old to have fun at the Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation...

Appreciate the bubble

Appreciate the bubble

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October 23, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Halloween Night returns at Lakeridge High The Halloween Night celebration at Lakeridge High School returns next week. The Oct. 30 event includes games, costume contests, a bouncy house and a…
October 23, 2014

LO Teen and Youth Program holding couch fundraiser

by The Review
The couches at Teen Lounge have provided outstanding service over the years. That’s why they now must be replaced. The couches have been used for countless discussions and have simply been worn…
October 23, 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. Here are the names of students recently submitted to The Review by…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Alex Jacomino, Shane Dillon and Dash Kim move to the music at the Hallinan jogathon.
October 16, 2014

Jogathons support kids' health, school programming

by Jillian Daley
Hallinan, Oak Creek and River Grove events have so far raised about $33,000 Harnessing the power of children’s energy, local jogathons generated tens of thousands of dollars this month to…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: CHRIS BUHLMANN - During the Laker cheerleaders' annual workshop, Lake Oswego High School students teach children in grades kindergarten to eighth a routine. Following this year's workshop, the children performed during halftime at the varsity football game against Canby on Sept. 26. At least three small cheerleaders seemed to have a good time, from left: Karin Bradshaw, Natalie Hills and Mia Dahm.
October 16, 2014

Cheer clinic lets kid dancers shine

by Jillian Daley
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Westridge students make their way to school during International Walk + Bike to School Day.
October 16, 2014

Making their way to class

by Jillian Daley
Hundreds of children from Hallinan, Oak Grove and Westridge participated in Walk + Bike Lake Oswego kids last week kept alive the age-old tradition of hoofing it to class. Hundreds of Hallinan,…
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.…
CALO
October 16, 2014

From one door to the next

by Katie Calo
They say that when one door closes, another one opens. But as my friend Alex cleverly puts it, “The hallway is hell.” And let me tell you something: The hallways of high school aren’t easy to…
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…

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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.
Oct 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.'
Oct 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…
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 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…
Oct 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…
Oct 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.…
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…



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