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'A GREAT TEAM'

'A GREAT TEAM'

Seniors Patricia Torvalds and Lucas Rosevear lead a hands-on engineering and coding class Within...

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OSAA results are in Several Lakeridge High and Lake Oswego High schools’ ensembles qualified...

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Lake Oswego's Education

SUBMITTED PHOTO - Fifth-grader Tino Mehaffey lavishes attention on Oak Creek Elementary School teacher Maria Strycker, who is retiring at the end of this year after 26 years with the Lake Oswego School District.
May 14, 2015

Appreciating educators everywhere

by Jillian Daley
Local schools celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week Local educators took their places in the limelight last week during National Teacher Appreciation Week. At Hallinan Elementary,…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Jack Dickinson, who plays Mike Connor, and Yelena Friedman, who plays Tracy Lord Haven, rehearse for 'The Philadelphia Story,' which opens tonight.
May 14, 2015

Lakeridge tells 'The Philadelphia Story'

by Jillian Daley
Seniors Molly Walker and Lucas Friedman will direct the show that will open tonight “The Philadelphia Story” is a Broadway-to-film dramedy that first hit the silver screen in 1940. But for…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Visitor Craig Flynn instructs Lake Oswego Junior High School students Malaika Murphy (left) and Adrian Edwards on how to fire a civil war cannon.
May 14, 2015

LOJ exploding with educational activities

by The Review
Civil War re-enactors a the school last week to spotlight history Civil War re-enactors recently visited Lake Oswego Junior High School, firing cannons filled with gunpowder — but not…
ZHANG
May 14, 2015

This wasn't supposed to be an advice column

by Ada Zhang
Laker Notes April showers bring May flowers, and though we’ve not had much rain in recent weeks, my life has certainly been blossoming. Which is my clichéd, metaphorical way of saying that…
May 14, 2015

College Notes

by Jillian Daley
The Lake Oswego Review regularly prints lists of college graduates, academic dean’s list honorees, scholarship winners and new college students. Here’s the latest information sent to the…
REVIEW PHOTO: JILLIAN DALEY - The cast and some of the crew of 'You Can't Take It With You' take five during a rehearsal.
May 14, 2015

LO Junior High puts on 1938 screwball comedy

by Jillian Daley
'You Can't Take It With You' showing this week For a concise take on the heart of the play “You Can’t Take It With You,” ask Lake Oswego Junior High School seventh-grader Cara Starke. “The whole…
May 14, 2015

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Riverdale holding one-act series in LO Riverdale High School’s Drama Club will present “A Festival of One Act Plays” next week at the Lakewood Center for the Arts. The club is trying something…
KAVYA SREEDHAR
May 07, 2015

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Two local students win National Merit Scholarships Two area students have earned a $2,500 National Merit Scholarship, one from Lake Oswego High and one from Lakeridge. Adary Zhang of LOHS and…
CALO
May 07, 2015

Help wanted

by Katie Calo
Pacer Notes The sweet, rich days of spring are upon us. School is winding down, the temperature is climbing, and many teenagers are looking for summer employment. In both my observation and own…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lakeridge juniors Jacob Krauss (left) and Richard Tuffs are riveted by the wisdom shared by ceramic artist Frank Boyden.
May 07, 2015

Shaping the future

by Jillian Daley
Clay colossus Frank Boyden gives Lakeridge ceramics students lessons on pottery and possibilities Frank Boyden, the founder of the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology and a renowned potter whose…

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - G4 members deliver a presentation at a recent event.
May 07, 2015

Local robotics students giving and winning

by The Review
G4 and Lake Monsters exemplify Lake Oswego talent and caring Local robotics students can’t seem to stop excelling — and giving of their time. The G4: Girls Gotta Get Going all-girls robotics…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: DAVID ROLLINS - The Lakeridge High School prom court is (from left): front row: Katie Calo, Corina Pigg, Kate Kamerman, Emma Bartel, Madi Mayfield, Erin Elliott, Olivia Onustock, Emily Pearson and Morgan Wise; and back row: Matt Stephens, Kyle Delfatti, Bruno Homedes, Jake Spurgeon, Murray Bartho, Eric Dungey, Michael Kiever, Jon Grace and Lucas Friedman.
May 07, 2015

Local students celebrate spring

by Jillian Daley
Lakeridge students held prom last week, while LOHS was immersed in the May Fete tradition Spring is a bittersweet time of “lasts,” full of experiences that create lifelong memories. Among the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Pink Piggies are seeking the public's help to fund their trip to the Destination Imagination Global Finals.
Apr 30, 2015

Local students place at state DI competition

by Jillian Daley
Westridge team lands first in Fine Arts, while a Hallinan-Lake Grove-Oak Creek team takes third in Brand Aid Local students haven’t lost their sense of wonder — in fact they’re being celebrated…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LIZ RANDALL - Riverdale students honor the late Freddie Mercury with a trilogy of Queen classics (from left): senior Torrin Kelly, sophomore Isabel Pereira, senior Leksi Kostur, senior Nate Pereira singing lead and junior Brian Gentry on piano.
Apr 30, 2015

Riverdale Arts Show bursting with sights and sounds

by The Review
Music and artwork come together for April 22 event Riverdale High School was packed with portraits and sculptures and students were singing, strumming guitars and running their hands over…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: DAVID KINDER - Lucas Friedman and Caroline Haroldson competed at the state thespian competition this month after qualifying at the regional level with a scene from Shakespeares The Taming of the Shrew.
Apr 30, 2015

Student thespians act out in Salem

by Jillian Daley
LOHS, Lakeridge students recognized at Oregon Thespians event Lakeridge and Lake Oswego high schools’ thespians earned a host of accolades during the Oregon Thespians State Festival in April.…
TORVALDS
Apr 30, 2015

Riverdale senior's controversial capstone

by Patricia Torvalds
Maverick Notes Senior exhibition is defined as “Riverdale’s capstone project, a multi-week research paper on a topic of our choice.” I use this line in all of my emails to professionals in my…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: HANNA ROSENBAUM - Riverdale High School senior Brendan Corcoran gradually ratchets up the pressure on his first-place span at the International Bridge Building Contest on Saturday.
Apr 30, 2015

Riverdale senior builds best bridge

by Jillian Daley
Maverick Brendan Corcoran places first at the International Bridge Building Contest in Portland A Riverdale High School student triumphed at the 2015 International Bridge Building Contest on…
Apr 30, 2015

Honor roll: Lake Oswego Junior High

by Jillian Daley
The following Lake Oswego Junior High School students earned a place on the second trimester honor roll, receiving a GPA of 3.5 or higher: Eighth Grade, 4.0 GPA Angle, Joshua P.; Baker, Brooke…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lakeridge Company members including (center) Alex Belnavis practice their moves.
Apr 23, 2015

Company will 'Take It from the Top'

by Jillian Daley
Lakeridge choir performing its annual variety show this week Lakeridge High senior Analesa Fisher offers one explanation for the name of the school show choir’s current production, “Take It from…
GARRISON
Apr 23, 2015

Model United Nations honors local students

by Jillian Daley
Delegates from Lakeridge and LOHS win elections and awards at conference Lakeridge and Lake Oswego high schools sent delegates to the annual Oregon Model United Nations spring conference — and…




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