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West Linn High

West Linn High School
5464 West "A" Street
West Linn, OR  97068
Office Hours: 7:00am - 4:00pm
Phone:  503-673-7800
Fax:      503-657-8710 
Attendance Office:

Bus Company (First Student)

        We are West Linn  STRONG
 Parents both Current and New:   Please take a moment to sign up for the Email ListServe which keeps you current and informed on all things WEST LINN HIGH, and the FlashAlert so you will be informed when weather/emergencies impact the school schedules.
Academic Center open on Tues./Thurs. 7:30am and 3:15 to make-up/take Proctored Tests and Quizzes in the ERC. The Academic Support is available for any student Tues/Thurs. @ E100 Porch 3:15pm to 4:15pm. 
Early Bird/Credit Recovery Classes begin Feb. 14th @ 7:24am.
Culinary Arts begins on Feb. 21 @ 7:30am with Mandatory Meetings on both the 21st and 23rd in the New Commons
Feb 20 - NO SCHOOL- Holiday
Feb 21 & 23 (7:30am) Culinary Arts begins with two Mandatory Meetings at New Commons  
Feb 21-24 Athletic Sports Clearances before school, at lunch and after school in the Athletics Office. 
Feb 23 (8:30-2pm) CCC Skills Competition @ Clackamas Community College. See Mrs. Yamauchi for info/sign ups. 
Feb 27- Spring Sports Begin 
Feb 27-28 ISEF @ Wilsonville High. Monday is Judging, Tuesday (5:30pm-9pm) is the ISEF Project Viewing, the Jane Goodall Sci Symposium with Keynote Speaker and Awards Ceremony 
March 2 (6:30pm) Freshmen Family Forecasting Workshop in New Commons. Parents and 9th Grade Students are asked to attend. 
March 3-4, 9-11, 16-18 (7pm) Play The Provoked Wife  @ the PAC  
March 6 (6:30pm) Community College Nite
March 12 - Set your clocks FORWARD 1 hr. for Daylight Saving Time 
March 13 (7pm) Choir Concert
March 14 (7pm) Orchestra Concert
March 20 (6:30pm) Incoming Freshmen (Current 8th Graders) Parents Night
March 21 (7pm) Band Concert
March 22 - FULL Day of School
March 27-31 NO SCHOOL Spring Break 
Procedure for Attendance and Reporting Absenses or Excusing your Student Early:
 If your student is going to be or has been absent please notify via email our Attendance Secretary, Brenda Freeman at  or call at 503-673-7812. Leave a message with the date, time and reason for your student's absence and please spell your students last name.
Last Minute Appointments or Urgent Messages: Please email Brenda at  Please state the time you would like to pick up your student (or the urgent message) and where the student should meet you. Due to the increased number of students, and the larger call volume, we are needing to use email as much as possible for urgent communications. Please refer to the WLHS Website for Attendance Policies and Procedures. 
Senior's Families...SAVE THE DATE.... 
April 9th - Celebrate Your Senior Daughter Brunch @ the Oregon Golf Club. See Grad Nite Section on Website for Info
April 23rd -Celebrate Your Senior Son Brunch @ the Oregon Golf Club. See Grad Nite Section on Website for Info 
Future Events @ A Glance
Breaks/Non-School Days 
Feb 20- President's Day Holiday 
March 27-31 Spring Break  
May 29- Memorial Day-Holiday 
May 13- Prom @ The Zoo Grand Ballroom 
March 3-4, 9-11, 16-18 Spring Play @ PAC 
Music Dept:
March 13- 7pm Choir Concert
March 14- 7pm Orchestra Concert
March 21- 7pm Band Concert 
March 12- Set Clocks FORWARD 1 hr. Daylight Saving Time
March 20- (6:30pm) Incoming Freshman Parent Nite @ PAC 
Important Dates for School Year 2016-2017
NEWEST June 13 - Senior's Last Day Changed  due to Snow Days used
NEWEST June16, 19, 20 Finals for Semester Two (Half Day Schedules)  Change due to Snow Days
June 14th (7:30pm)- Graduation No tickets needed to attend.
NEWEST June 20-Last Day of School  Change due to Snow Days
WLHS Profile
West Linn High School Recognized:
America's Best High Schools
Gold Award US News/World Report 
2011 and 2012
College Board's AP Honor Roll
Challenge Index: Top 1900 High Schools Award from
Washington Post

America's Best High Schools Award from Newsweek
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015
America's Best High Schools
Silver Award US News/World Report
Since 2007
Highest Rating on Oregon Report Card
Our Faculty

• 81 certified staff members
• 1 staff member with Doctorate Degree
• 71 staff members with Master's Degrees
• 10 staff members with Bachelor's Degrees
• Average years of teaching experience : 14.2
Oregon Outstanding Biology Teacher Award from NABT
University of Oregon High School Teacher of the Year
Siemens AP Sci/Math State
Teacher of the Year Award
Christa McAuliffe Fellowship Award
Oregon Teacher of the Year Award
National Environmental Education Award
Oregon Second Language
Teacher of the Year Award
Oregon Teacher of the Year Award
Milken National Educator Award