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Meet Filip Hristic, the next principal at Wilson High  Pamplin Media Group

Meet Filip Hristic, the next principal at Wilson High, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Wilson High Principal Brian Chatard gone just days into school year  Pamplin Media Group

Brian Chatard, the longtime principal of Wilson High School in Southwest Portland, is no longer working in the building, the Tribune has confirmed through ...



Wilson High School crowns Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Wilson High School crowned junior Chloe Unflat, who is interested in soccer and art, as its princess on the 2019 Rose Festival Court on Thursday at the ...



Wilson High principal breaks silence, bids mysterious farewell  Pamplin Media Group

Wilson High School Principal Brian Chatard sends a message apologizing for unexplained absence and 'lapse in judgment.' ...



BB gun, knife confiscated from Wilson High student  OregonLive.com

A student brought a BB gun and knife to school, said the principal.



Where to Eat Cheap in Southwest Portland  Willamette Week

6238 SW Capitol Highway, 971-279-7252, burgerstevens.com. 11 am-7 pm daily. Other locations at Pioneer Courthouse Square and inside Dig A Pony, 736 SE ...



Wilson High senior writes book to help others with OCD  KOIN.com

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- A local high school student is passionate about helping not only those who share his mental health condition -- but everyone who ...



More Lead Found In PPS Drinking Water  750 KXL

Portland, Oregon – Some drinking water in Portland Public Schools is still showing high levels of lead. The district says those water fountains are out of *service*, ...



Wilson High School teacher makes it to semi-final round in 'Jeopardy'  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. – A Portland high school teacher competed on the Monday night episode of “Jeopardy.”Scott Montanaro, a history and psychology instructor at ...



Wilson High robotics team heads to world championships  KATU

A Portland high school is heading to the world championships of robotics.For the first time ever Wilson High School's robotics team placed first in regionals.



Pamplin Media Group - Custodians claim staffing 'crisis' at Portland schools  Pamplin Media Group

Custodians claim staffing 'crisis' at Portland schools, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Wilson gets past McKay in high school girls basketball: Photos  OregonLive.com

Wilson faces McKay in a Class 6A girls basketball nonleague game Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at Wilson High School in Southwest Portland. Photos by ...



Workshop Helps Portland High School Students Discuss Race, Privilege And More  OPB News

Jada Commodore has a necklace that she lets dangle outside of her black turtleneck. It says: “Queen.” Commodore sat in a circle with dozens of high schoolers ...



Wilson High School 2017 prom photos from Elysian Ballroom  OregonLive.com

From April through May, our photographers will fan out across the metro area as students don evening gowns and tuxedos and step out for the special evening.



Wilson High School teacher says name racist  KOIN.com

With the successful effort to remove the Confederate flag from the South Carolina Capitol grounds, activists across the nation are calling for renamings of ...



Wilson's Chloe Unflat selected to Rose Festival Court  KATU

Chloe Unflat is junior and Wilson High School and a member of the National Honor Society. She plays on the varsity soccer team and hopes to continue to play ...



Portland grad rates improve but Latino success trails state average  OregonLive

The state's largest school district posted gains in its overall student success rate for the fourth consecutive year.



Portland teen makes US climbing team  KGW.com

Nathaniel Surma finished third at the Youth Bouldering Nationals, earning a spot on the National team.



Portland police shooting: Wilson High School students, neighbors say Hillsdale still feels safe  The Oregonian

matt feiner.jpg. Matt Feiner, 39, had to leave his waffle food cart by Wilson High School early Wednesday when police roped off the carts, but couldn't help ...



Sunset girls basketball makes strides, comes up shy versus Wilson  Pamplin Media Group

TIMES PHOTO: MATT SINGLEDECKER - The Sunset girls basketball team held Wilson scoreless for more than seven minutes in the second quarter on Tuesday ...



'Bullying' Incident Puts Three Portland High School Teachers On Leave  OPB News

Three teachers at Portland's Wilson High School have been placed on paid leave, as administrators investigate what's been characterized as a “hazing” or ...



No threat to students in lockdown at Portland's Wilson High School  OregonLive.com

Wilson High School. Portland's Wilson High School is in a lockdown, as of about 4 p.m. on Feb. 24, 2016. There's no threat to students, officials said.



Wilson High School bad boy returns for reunion, discovers few people -- himself included -- have changed  OregonLive.com

steven_plog_motorcycle_edit.JPG. Steven Plog, 58, walks a Harley Davidson through the front doors of The Original in downtown Portland. (Melissa Binder/The ...



Wilson High's Anna Kien selected to Rose Festival Court  KATU

Anna Kien is a senior at Wilson High School.She's involved in student government and founded the school's first ever Asian Pacific Islander Student Union.



What's in a name? Too much, teacher says  Pamplin Media Group

It's a provocative statement, but even more so when you consider the tweet came from a history teacher at Wilson High School. “(Expletive) Wilson and any ...



Wilson High School Presents DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL  Broadway World

Disney Channel's smash hit movie musical, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, comes to life on the Wilson High School stage! Troy, Gabriella and the students of East ...



Some school drinking fixtures still show high lead levels after replacement  Pamplin Media Group

Portland Public Schools says the fixtures showing more than 15 parts per billion concentration of lead are out of *service* until more extensive work can be done ...



Lincoln hits the road for a 'home' game, downs Canby 40-7 in season opener at Wilson HS  OregonLive.com

Nick Ostmo ran for three touchdowns, Frank Elsener scored a touchdown each receiving and running, and Zachary Schwartz totaled six tackles (two for a loss) to ...



Madison High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Madison High School crowned senior Gabrielle “Gabby” Ferroggiaro as its princess on the 2019 Portland Rose Festival Court during a ceremony at the school ...



Parkrose High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Parkrose HIgh crowned senior Amy Bonilla as its Portland Rose Festival Court princess in a ceremony at the school on Monday. A member of the Parkrose Elite ...



Pamplin Media Group - Students raise heat over climate change  Pamplin Media Group

Students raise heat over climate change, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Pupils respond to proposed police, public school contract  Pamplin Media Group

Pupils respond to proposed police, public school contract, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Wilson High School the latest to get a new football field with help from Nike (Photos) - Portland  Portland Business Journal

The Wilson High School Trojans will take the football field Friday night on a new playing surface thanks to a 10-year partnership between Portland Public ...



Wilson High student accused of making online threats to shoot up school  OregonLive.com

An anonymous online threat to shoot up "Wilson High School" set off fears Wednesday in California, Oregon and Michigan, all of which have high schools with ...



Franklin High School crowns Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Franklin High School crowned senior Christina Liu, who plans to become an engineer, as its princess on the 2019 Rose Festival Court on Wednesday at the ...



Wilson High School prom 2015 photos: Suits and ties at the Ambridge  OregonLive.com

Wilson High School hit the dance floor Saturday night, celebrating their prom at the Ambridge Center. Photographer Tom Boyd followed the fun.



Wilson High lacrosse player, parents ask judge to block Portland district's sports suspension  The Oregonian

lacrosse.JPG. The parents of a Wilson High School student are suing Portland Public Schools, alleging alleging administrators hurt their son's prospects of a ...



Portland teacher forced to remove anti-Trump message in classroom  KPTV.com

A teacher at Wilson High School is under fire after he wrote a message condemning President Donald Trump on the board in his classroom.



No musical background. Age 94. And he wanted to join a high school band?  OregonLive.com

But Frank Walsh wanted to feel young again and he had a dream. Would he realize it?



Wilson High School students learn how to record, mix beats in '21st century music class'  The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

In the age of "do-it-yourself" music projects, Wilson High School students are developing the tools to record their band or mix their own beats. This year, teacher ...



Oregon 'Photo Evangelist' Cherie Hiser Dead At 79  OPB News

Oregon photographer Cherie Hiser has died at 79. Described by friends as an evangelist for the form, she created images collected by the Portland Art Museum ...



Central Catholic crowns its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Ellie Hylland, a senior and member of the varsity tennis team, was crowned as Central Catholic's princess for the Portland Rose Festival Court during a campus ...



Naming the county's next high school | Mt. Juliet | wilsonpost.com  Wilson Post

Wilson County Schools (WCS) wasted little time in putting construction of a new high school in Mt. Juliet on track.



St. Mary's Academy downs Roosevelt at PIL Showcase in showdown between 6A girls contenders  OregonLive

PORTLAND — Unselfish offense coupled with strong defending has been a winning formula for the St. Mary's Academy girls basketball team. For the majority of ...



Wilson High School principal Brian Chatard runs for funds for football field project  OregonLive.com

Brian Chatard, principal of Wilson High School, spent the last day of 2012 running 10 miles around his school's track to raise money for synthetic, all-weather turf ...



Southwest Portland's Wilson High School 2014 graduation: "We must never stop dreaming"  The Oregonian

One theme carried through Wilson High School's 2014 graduation: dreams. Student speaker Goshi Meman recalled reading a note to herself from when she was ...



Former Churchill star Lucas Wilson lost himself but found a home at Lane Community College  The Register-Guard

From the outside, the strip mall appears quiet and deserted on a Sunday morning. The storefronts are designed to look exactly the same: orange block walls with ...



Jack White Performs Surprise Concert at D.C.'s Woodrow Wilson High School  dcmusicdownload.com

Jack White is in town this week for back-to-back shows at The Anthem, and his presence can be found all around D.C. His label--Third Man Records--had a ...



The name change craze continues: Add Woodrow Wilson to the list  The College Fix

A history teacher at (Woodrow) Wilson High School in Portland, Oregon is demanding that the school change its name. Hyung Nam tweeted “(Expletive) Wilson ...



Teachers use meditation apps in class to rewire kids' brains, improve performance  CNBC

Between homework, tests, problems at home and in their social lives, kids are under intense pressure. More than a quarter of teens report feeling extreme stress ...



Muslim high schoolers find support, community in faith-based club  OregonLive.com

The group, which meets every Wednesday at lunch, has held discussions this year on the Muslim ban, discriminatory comments written in a school bathroom ...



Portland Hip Hop Day honors local icon Idris 'StarChile' O'Ferrall  KATU

Some of the city's hottest rappers are hitting the steps of City Hall Sunday to celebrate Portland Hip Hop Day.Held each year, Hip Hop Day showcases Portland's ...



In their own words: Portland high school students on the National School Walkout  OregonLive.com

The Oregonian/OregonLive. Hundreds of students in Portland marched downtown for the third mass demonstration against gun violence since the Feb.



Videos, photos of Portland area students participating in National Walkout Day  kgw.com

KGW reporters and producers were on location at schools across the area to document the walkouts with photos and video.



Portland teen, Salem woman take creative approaches to suicide prevention  OregonLive.com

suicide prevention - 2. Perry Taylor, 2014-15 student body president at Wilson High School, calls suicide "a real problem in the community." He wants to make ...



Portland Public Schools To Create Procedures For Renaming Schools, Mascots  OPB News

Sparked by a long-running complaint from a group of Franklin High School parents, the Portland Public Schools board is looking to develop policies and ...



Police make arrest in 2009 homicide of assistant federal public defender Nancy Bergeson  OregonLive

Portland police have made an arrest in the 2009 killing of assistant federal public defender Nancy Bergson, officials announced Saturday. Homicide detectives ...



Wilson's Loyal McQueen surpasses 1,000 career points  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Wilson High School junior Loyal McQueen, center, receives a ceremonial game ball to commemorate her surpassing 1000 career points.



Deputies arrest 19-year-old suspected of stabbing man outside Bethany Starbucks  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. – Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a Bethany teenager who they believe stabbed another man while he was sitting ...



Portland Youth Call on Climate Global Climate Strike at City Hall  The Portland Mercury

Hundreds of Portland youth met in front of city hall this morning to demand a more aggressive response to climate change at all levels of government. "This is ...



2018 Rose Festival Queen is Kiara Johnson of Parkrose High  OregonLive.com

Kiara Johnson is the first Portland Rose Festival queen to come from Parkrose High School, an honor she takes seriously. "It's amazing," she said Saturday ...



Positive Vibes podcast: Overcoming OCD  KOIN.com

More than 2 million Americans are diagnosed as Obsessive Compulsive. One Portland-area high schooler who suffers from the disorder is busting through the ...



Laura's death helped create a safe place for women fighting addiction  OregonLive.com

She died from alcoholism when she was 46. Her brother used $141000 to honor her memory by helping start a small apartment complex where women, and ...



Nearly 30-point difference between Portland high school graduation rates  kgw.com

PORTLAND, Ore. – Both Oregon and Portland's graduation rates rose in the 2015-16 school year, but Oregon remains far lower than the U.S. average.



Portland's 7 outdoor swimming pools open for summer 2018  OregonLive.com

A lifeguard works the Wilson Pool in Southwest Portland, on the grounds of Wilson High School. (Portland Parks & Recreation). One of the surest signs of ...



Pamplin Media Group - A cymbal-ic moment for Wilsonville resident  Pamplin Media Group

A cymbal-ic moment for Wilsonville resident, Local Education, Wilsonville local Education, Breaking Education alerts for Wilsonville city.



Jennifer Niles speaks to investigators on scandal that led to her ouster as DC Deputy Mayor for Education  Washington Post

A former D.C. schools chancellor and another top official ousted by Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) for helping the chancellor's daughter skirt the competitive school ...



U. Maine Football announces 2019 signings  WGME

Football Announces Signing Class. 2/6/2019 | Football. ORONO, Maine -- Head coach Nick Charlton and the Black Bear staff have announced their 2019 ...



Friday's Oregon high school baseball schedule (April 6, 2018)  OregonLive.com

Complete list of OSAA baseball games for Friday, April 6, 2018.



Drive-by shooting in SW Portland on Friday night followed a fight outside the Wilson High School football game, police and school officials say  OregonLive.com

Portland police arrested two 20-year-old men accused in a drive-by shooting Friday night in Southwest Portland that investigators suspect stemmed from an ...



Winter Team State Championship History: Middletown Schools  Middletown, CT Patch

Winter Team State Championship History: Middletown - Middletown, CT - Middletown-based high schools have earned 41 state team championships in winters ...



Pamplin Media Group - 'Do you hear the people sing?'  Pamplin Media Group

STAGES Performing Arts Youth Company presents 'Les Misérables,' opening Jan. 4 at HART Theater in Hillsboro. STAFF PHOTO: JANAE EASLON - STAGES ...



Fewer than half of Oregon grads opt for college  Herald and News

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Wilson High's 'Future Tense' offers present-tense insight  Pamplin Media Group

Student actors deliver thoughtful performances in three Ray Bradbury shorts, Local Features, Southwest Portland local Features, Breaking Features alerts for ...



The Asian Reporter  Asian Reporter

Wilson High School's Rose Court princess, Anna Kien, turned an episode of loss and grief for her family into an opportunity to serve the community. In 2016 ...



Torn ACL? Wilson guard Josie Matz commits to University of Portland, anyway  The News Tribune

Wilson senior Josie Matz verbally committed to play basketball at the University of Portland despite having torn her ACL at the end of her junior season with the ...



School Colors  Willamette Week

Her dad is black, and her mom is white. Classmates, she says, have asked her if they could touch her hair. "You're too white," she says they have told her.



Frances Yvonne 'Francie' (Burnett) Terney | Obituaries  East Oregonian

Frances Yvonne (Burnett) Terney passed away in a Spokane hospital on December 1, 2018.



Longtime Portland Hip-Hop Promoter Idris “StarChile” O'Ferrall Has Died  Willamette Week

Idris "StarChile" O'Ferrall, a veteran fixture of the Portland hip-hop scene, has died, his father confirmed today on Facebook. He was 42 years old. O'Ferrall had ...



Oregonians wake up to snow accumulation; more flakes on the way  OregonLive

Early Sunday morning, rain turned to snow in parts of the Portland area.



'So he's gonna start shooting people,' PSU officer tells grand jury, transcripts show  OregonLive.com

The two officers involved in the fatal shooting of Jason Washington last summer near Portland State University testified before the grand jury, and one said he ...



Wyden pressed on Israeli anti-boycott legislation, talks healthcare at Wilson High  OregonLive.com

In his first town hall meeting of the summer Congressional recess, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden talked healthcare, Israel and Trump with a crowd that at times turned ...



Paul Augeri’s news and notes: Dedication day at the Pat Kidney Sports Complex a celebration  Middletown Press

MIDDLETOWN — Friday was one of those days that allowed the community at large to pull back and take satisfaction in the fact that we live here.



99% of Portland schools have high lead levels  kgw.com

High lead levels were found in water sources at all but one of Portland school and high copper levels were found at 73 schools.



Millville teacher advances in 'Jeopardy!' Teachers Tournament  Press of Atlantic City

A teacher from Millville is now a semi-finalist and will compete Tuesday in the “Jeopardy!” Teachers Tournament for a chance at the finals and $10000.



Wilson High School's 2014 Rose Festival princess is Deja Brooks  The Oregonian

Princesses from 15 high schools in Portland and its suburbs each will receive a $3500 scholarship paid for by The Randall Group. On June 7, the day of the ...



Pamplin Media Group - Portland students 'taking a knee'  Pamplin Media Group

Portland students ‘taking a knee’, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Socially Conscious Village Cafe Brings More Coffee to Union Market This Month  Eater DC

A debut cafe founded by D.C. natives and former high school classmates is arriving in Union Market this month, complete with locally-sourced coffee, daytime ...



College readiness: How Cheatham, Robertson and Sumner Schools stack up  The Tennessean

Large numbers of students in Tennessee are not ready for college, according to newly released state data. The data shows how prepared public high school ...



PPS Students Walk Out In Protest Of Donald Trump's Election  OPB News

Even though many of them weren't of age to vote in this past Tuesday's election, it seems Portland's students are getting involved in the wave of post-election ...



Neighbors debate changing the name of Jefferson High School  kgw.com

Neighbors gathered to discuss the idea of renaming Jefferson High School in north Portland Monday night.



Watch Rose Festival archive footage, 1924-2000  KGW.com

A look back at some of the best footage from KGW's archives of the Rose Festival.



Southeast Portland man who fired at a group of people near Wilson High School gets five years in prison  OregonLive.com

A 20-year-old man who shot toward a group of people who were waiting for a TriMet bus after a Wilson High School football game last fall was sentenced to five ...



Millville teacher to compete on JEOPARDY! Teachers Tournament  Press of Atlantic City

A teacher from Millville will compete against 14 other educators from across the country next week on the television game show “Jeopardy!”



Haddam residents decry sale of historic elementary school for redevelopment  Middletown Press

HADDAM — Opponents of a plan to close a popular elementary school are denouncing a proposal to sell the facility and adjacent land to a Middletown ...



The Best Hikes Within Two Hours of Portland  Thrillist

Portland has majestic hikes in some of the most beautiful forests in the Pacific Northwest. Here are our favorites under two hours drivin...



Special Olympics - ESPN Honor Roll for 2018  ESPN

ESPN has announced the ESPN Honor Roll for 2018 -- a list of top 30 schools from across the country -- as part of its Special Olympics Unified Champion ...



Middletown to host Kenny Robinson basketball invitational  Middletown Press

The annual Kenny Robinson Invitational, previously known as the Prof Gallitto Basketball Tournament, will take place Saturday and Sunday in Middletown.



Carlisle knocked out in districts for the first time in three years by Wilson  The Sentinel

READING — For just the second time in the past five years, Carlisle will not be in the state playoffs.



Students participate in national school walkout after the Parkland shooting  The Washington Post

Students across the country walked out of their classrooms Wednesday, as they called for safer schools and stronger gun-control legislation following last ...



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