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West Linn High School

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. 
March 27-31 NO SCHOOL Spring Break 
April 3 Auditions for Shorts 18
April 4-6 Counselors visits at the Middle Schools Forecasting Incoming 8th graders(Class of 2021) 
April 6-8 Thespians @ State
April 9 (11:30am - 1pm) Celebrate Your Senior Daughter Brunch @ OGC. Fundraiser for Grad Nite Party. 
April 10 -Full Day of School (Snow Day make-up)
April 10-13 (5pm) Dance Team Tryouts @ Main Gym
April 11 - TRL Band Day
April 12- TRL Choir Day
April 13-15 Model UN
April 14 - End of 3rd Quarter Grading
April 19 - ASB Voting online thru WLHS Website
April 19 (6pm) State Soloist Recital @ West Linn City Library
April 19 (6:30pm) NFLHS Induction Ceremony @ Commons
April 20-22 Speech & Debate @ State
April 20-22, 24-25 Middle School Musical "Beauty & the Beast" @ PAC
April 22 Pleasant Hills Jazz Festival
April 23 (11:30am - 1pm) Celebrate Your Senior Son Brunch @ OGC. Fundraiser for Grad Nite Party.  
April 25-27 (5pm) Cheer Try-Outs @ Aux Gym
April 26 - State Soloist Recital @ PAC
April 28 - MayDay Events @ WLHS 
Procedure for Attendance and Reporting Absences 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 (11:30am -1pm)- Celebrate Your Senior Daughter Brunch @ the Oregon Golf Club. See Grad Nite Section on Website for Info
April 23rd (11:30am -1pm)-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 
March 27-31 Spring Break  
May 29- Memorial Day-Holiday 
May 13- (8-11pm) Prom @ The Zoo Grand Ballroom 
April 6-8 Thespians @ State
May 4-6 Play "Shorts 18" @ BlackBox
May 19-20 (7pm) "24 Hr. Theatre" @ BlackBox 
Music Dept:
April19- 6pm State Soloist Recital @West Linn City Library
April 22- Pleasant Hills Jazz Festival
April 26- State Soloist Recital @ PAC
May 11- Orchestra @ State
May 31 - (7pm) Band Concert
June 1 (7pm) Orchestra Concert
June 6 (7pm) Choir Concert 
April 28 - MayDay Events
May 16-  Honors Humanities Nite 
June 11 - Baccalaureate for Seniors @ PAC
June 13 - Seniors Last Day 
June 26-July 14 Summer School 2017 @ WLHS (No school July 4th) 
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