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Portland high school students walk out, say they're fed up with lackluster responses to racist incidents  OregonLive

The Black Student Union at Wilson High School walked out of class Friday in protest of what they describe as administrative non-action in the face of racist ...



'It's a disappointment': Vandals destroy Wilson Pool slide  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police say someone set fire to the slide at the Wilson Pool in Southwest Portland, causing thousands of dollars in damages. It happened ...



Wilson High School's Acting Principal Resigns Amid an Investigation Into Her Actions Inside an Evidence Room  Willamette Week

Correction: A May 13 story on the resignation of the acting Wilson High School principal, Maude Lamont, contained several errors. The story implied that Lamont ...



Mystery deepens in missing mom, son case, students walk out over racism, ballpark site gets extension: Morning briefing for Wednesday, May 29  OregonLive

A quick look at Oregon's top stories on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Today's forecast -- Partly sunny. High 74; Low 51.



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.



2019 Rose Festival queen is Mya Brazile of St. Mary's Academy  OregonLive

Mya Brazile has looked forward to this moment for nearly a decade. The St. Mary's Academy senior was crowned the 2019 Rose Festival queen Saturday ...



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 Students Walk Out to Protest Administration's Handling of Racist Incidents  The Portland Mercury

Over one hundred students walked out of Wilson High School Friday afternoon in protest of their administration's perceived mishandling of several racist ...



Roosevelt High principal chosen for top job at Wilson  OregonLive

Filip Hristic will take over the top administrative job in July.



Retired principal subs at Wilson after abrupt resignation  Pamplin Media Group

Retired principal subs at Wilson after abrupt resignation, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Threat of fights over student hurling racial slur puts SW Portland high school into lockout  OregonLive

A Southwest Portland high school went into lockout Thursday as administrators tried to tamp down on a series of fights that broke out after a student hurled a ...



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

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



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 ...



Readers Respond to Plans For Bus-Only Lanes: “If Anything would Ignite a Voter Revolt in Portland, That Would Do It.”  Willamette Week

Last week, WW wrote about a plan by City Commissioner Chloe Eudaly to create miles of bus-only lanes along Portland's busiest streets ("Paint the Town Red," ...



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.' ...



Wilson High School Principal Brian Chatard Resigns, Apologizes  Portland, OR Patch

Wilson High School Principal Brian Chatard Resigns - Portland, OR - In a letter sent Thursday evening, Brian Chatard apologized for his sudden absence and ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hour-long lockdown at Woodrow Wilson High School was precautionary  Beckley Register-Herald

Officials have reported the lockdown at Woodrow Wilson High School Friday morning was a precautionary measure after a rumor spread online about a possible ...



Ramona Edna Krulish, 88 - Austin Daily Herald  Austin Herald

Ramona Edna Krulish, 88, formerly of Portland, Oregon, died peacefully during her afternoon nap on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Touchmark at All Saints ...



Wilson High School presents Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST  Broadway World

Wilson High School presents a tale as old as time, Disney's Beauty and the Beast. The show will come to life on the Wilson High School stage April 12-April 20, ...



Middletown’s Woodrow Wilson grads strongly oppose renaming new school  Middletown Press

MIDDLETOWN — The formation of a naming committee to decide what to call the city's new $87.35 million combined middle school has raised a good deal of ire ...



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.



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*, ...



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.



Local high school student writes book to help others struggling with OCD  KATU

One of the most extreme and obvious anxiety disorders is obsessive compulsive disorder, or OCD. OCD is hard to understand. Certain feelings make people do ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Your Tuesday, May 14 Daily Primer: Vaccine Bill Traded For School Funding — Empty Envelopes in the Evidence Room  Willamette Week

WHAT TO KNOW: The Oregon Senate yesterday passed an historic $2 billion corporate tax increase that lawmakers say will bolster Oregon's schools. To get ...



Hoping For Change, Parents And Community Members Run For Portland School Board Seats  OPB News

Last-minute voters turned in their ballots Tuesday. It's a small election, dominated by school board races across Oregon. In Portland Public Schools, each of the ...



'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 ...



Grant High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Grant High School crowned senior Stella Monteverde-Cakebread as its Portland Festival princess on Friday, completing the 2019 court. The daughter of Dayna ...



In 'mindful studies' class, Wilson High School students learn to cope with teenage stress  The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

Organizers say the class, which launched this fall at Wilson, is the nation's first for-credit mindfulness class in a public high school. Similar programs in other ...



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 ...



Massive Teacher Walkout Demands Education Funding: “Oregon Schools Have Been Starved”  Willamette Week

Oregon teachers, students and parents walked out of schools statewide today to demand the Oregon Legislature pass a $2 billion education funding package.



WW's May 2019 Endorsements  Willamette Week

On May 21, Portland voters get a chance to reshape arguably the most city's most important institution, Portland Public Schools. Ballots arrive in Portland ...



Portland teen makes US climbing team  KGW.com

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



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 ...



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 ...



Oregon teachers to compete on 'Jeopardy! Teachers Tournament'  OregonLive.com

The upcoming "Jeopardy! Teachers Tournament" will feature teachers around the country, including a teacher from Portland, and one from Ashland.



Big Crowd Turns Out In Portland For Youth Climate Action Rally  OPB News

Portland students joined the worldwide Global Climate Strike demonstration Friday to call on leaders to do something about climate change. Between 1,500 and ...



Risks Remain At Portland Schools After Millions In Earthquake Spending  OPB News

“This is an unreinforced masonry building. Unreinforced masonry buildings may be unsafe in an event of a major earthquake.” That's the message people across ...



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 ...



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 ...



Benson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Benson High School crowned Melissa Davila, a senior who aims to become a dental hygienist, as its 2019 Rose Festival princess in a ceremony at the school ...



Wilson High 2016 prom photos from Melody Ballroom  OregonLive.com

This is the third year that The Oregonian/OregonLive has covered Wilson High School's prom.



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 ...



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 ...



Wilson High School parents sue over son's extracurricular suspension  The Oregonian

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



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 ...



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

Fed up history teacher sends out profane tweet denouncing his school's handle.



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 ...



Jefferson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Jefferson High School crowned senior Daria Stalions, an honor student who plans to attend Portland State next year, as its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess on ...



Pamplin Media Group - PERFORMANCE ART DRIVES DANCE  Pamplin Media Group

Heidi Duckler/Dance Northwest step on the gas for site-specific 'Rush Hour,' set to take place at Marine Artists Studios Northwest ...



Steve Duin blog: Wilson High football player expelled after confrontation with teacher  The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

AX243_7F73_9.JPG. (Steve Duin). A former football player has been expelled from Wilson High School after confronting language arts teacher Bob Anderson ...



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 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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Portland school board race sees newcomers, big money  Portland Tribune

Portland school board race sees newcomers, big money, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Back to school at Southwest Portland's Wilson High School  OregonLive.com

At Wilson High School the pace was fairly relaxed on Wednesday morning. Classes began later than usual at 10:15 a.m. giving arriving freshmen a chance to ...



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 ...



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 ...



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?



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



The Top Five Places to Eat in Portland This Week  Willamette Week

1241 NW Johnson St., littlebean.com. If the point is just to prove that chickpea ice cream can be done, Little Bean is a success. The ice cream—or bean cream or ...



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 ...



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.



Tip helped lead to arrest in high-profile homicide of federal public defender  OregonLive

The breakthrough in the 9-year-old mystery surrounding the killing of a prominent federal public defender in her Portland home came after the suspect talked ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



OnPoint Community Credit Union Announces Finalists and Circle of Excellence for 10th Anniversary of Prize for Excellence in Education  PRNewswire

PORTLAND, Ore., May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- OnPoint Community Credit Union announced the finalists for its Educator of the Year award, and also named six ...



Soggy 1969 time capsule opened at Lincoln High  KOIN.com

1969. The moon landing. Woodstock. The Amazing Mets won the World Series. And the students at Lincoln High School buried a time capsule.



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 ...



West side boundary proposal for Portland schools scheduled for vote Thursday  OregonLive.com

Portland Public Schools staff has drafted a new boundary change proposal that could affect many schools on the city's west side. The boundary review process ...



The District may launch a task force to review offensive school, street names  Washington Post

A D.C. lawmaker wants to form a government commission to conduct a sweeping review of symbols, markers and street names across the city that could be ...



Oregon, SW Washington high school football Week 1 recap: Top stars, best games, biggest wins  OregonLive.com

The high school football season kicked off Friday with Week 1 action around Oregon and Washington. Here's a quick look at some of the best games, top stars ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Are yoga and mindfulness in schools religious?  The Durango Herald

The number of U.S. children ages 4 to 17 practicing yoga rose from 2.3% to 8.4% – or from 1.3 million to 4.9 million – between 2007 and 2017,...



OnPoint Community Credit Union Announces Winners for the 2019 Prize for Excellence in Education  PRNewswire

PORTLAND, Ore., May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- OnPoint Community Credit Union has announced its Educator of the Year award winners. Francesca Aultman ...



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 ...



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

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



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