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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 ...



Portland Public Schools will have 25 new principals this year. Here’s why  OregonLive

The doors to two dozen principals' offices will have new name plaques on them to start this coming school year. From promotions and transfers to resignations, ...



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 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 ...



After years of alarming behavior, man arrested for allegedly raping woman he met in Portland park  OregonLive

Themba Kelley, 50, broke the woman's arm, threatened the woman with a gun and raped her in a Gresham motel room, court papers allege.



Pamplin Media Group - Portland teens planning another climate strike  Pamplin Media Group

Portland teens planning another climate strike, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Roosevelt High principal chosen for top job at Wilson  OregonLive

In this 2017 file photo, Filip Hristic attends the preview tour for the renovated Roosevelt High School. He was hired as Wilson High's next principal March 12.



After Portland High School Hate Incidents, Community Wants Better Response  OPB News

Students at three Portland high schools endured hateful and racist incidents last school year. The response from Portland Public Schools varied in each case.



Cam Stoudamire bets on himself | Sports  East Oregonian

CORVALLIS — Cam Stoudamire is one of 29 true freshmen on Oregon State's football roster, a walk-on at that.



'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 ...



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.



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

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



Former Portland school volunteer caught up in online sting, accused of luring minor  OregonLive

A Lake Oswego man who volunteered at Portland schools and helped lead a boy's church choir in Lake Oswego in the 1990s was arrested in an FBI sting ...



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 ...



West Linn's Jason Porter selected to PIL Sports Hall of Fame  Pamplin Media Group

During his high school days, Porter — now a redshirt sophomore defensive end for the Portland State University football team — was an all-state lineman on the ...



Cougar sightings on the rise in Southwest Portland  Pamplin Media Group

Cougar sightings on the rise in Southwest Portland, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



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.' ...



Disney surprise, foreign feral hogs, porous pavement: News from around our 50 states  USA TODAY

Florence: A high school has decided to remove some of the doors from its bathroom stalls in an effort to stop students vaping in campus bathrooms. Wilson High ...



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 ...



School Volunteer Arrested For Child Luring  KBND

(Portland, OR) -- A former volunteer at a high school in Beaverton is accused of trying to lure a minor. Police say 61-year-old Lake Oswego resident Gregory ...



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 ...



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

Wilson High School students gathered Saturday night at the Elysian Ballroom in Portland for a prom night with a "Once Upon a Fairy Tale" theme. This is the fifth ...



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 ...



SACP - NBA preseason predictions for the 2019-20 season  ESPN

We polled students from the Sports Analytics Club Program for their predictions heading into the 2019-20 NBA season.



NPR Photographer, Portland Native Killed In Afghanistan  KBND

(Washington, DC) -- Family, friends, and colleagues are remembering a Portland native who died while on assignment in Afghanistan. National Public Radio ...



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.



Former Wilson High runner Alex Slenning, Oregon’s Eric Edwards star at U20 Championships: Oregon track & field rundown  OregonLive

Ralph Freso / for The Oregonian/OregonLive. Oregon's Eric Edwards qualified for the USATF U20 team yesterday in Miramar, Florida. (Photo/Ralph Freso). 0.



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 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, ...



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 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 School teacher says name racist  KOIN.com

PORTLAND, Ore. (PORTLAND TRIBUNE) — It's a provocative statement, but even more so when you consider the tweet came from a history teacher at Wilson ...



Prof offers ABCs of mindfulness as Sask. students return to the classroom  CBC.ca

Adam Stacey, an associate professor of psychology at the University of Saskatchewan, thinks that children should return to class with skills in mindfulness.



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.



'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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

It's so quiet in the mindful studies class at Wilson High School, a lone walker's footfalls in the hallway upstairs are clearly audible through the ceiling. While the ...



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*, ...



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.



Student finds community despite school’s strife  OregonLive.com

Aslan Newson stood in her high school's cafeteria, preparing for a walkout she had organized with the Black Student Union and expecting mostly other members ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Legality of Middletown middle school naming panel called into question  Middletown Press

MIDDLETOWN — Former and current city officials are questioning the legality of a middle school committee following its naming suggestion for a new combined ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



‘One of the best weeks’: High School Journalism Institute underway at Oregon State  OregonLive.com

“This has been one of the best weeks of my life. I'm so grateful to have met such brave, passionate and vibrant individuals who shed a light on how far I can go ...



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.



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

For the first time this year, students can take a music production course at WIlson High School. About 40 students are enrolled in the class.



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 ...



Portland teen makes US climbing team  KGW.com

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



Paul Augeri’s news and notes: New middle school should have an identity all its own  Middletown Press

The completion of the playscape at the Pat Kidney Sports Complex marks the end of the total overhaul of the space. It's a beauty. Kids and adults alike love it.



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 ...



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 ...



Portland school board says Guerrero needs to work on communication, incident response  OregonLive

School district general counsel Liz Large, left, talks with Portland Public Schools superintendent Guadalupe Guerrero before the start of a board meeting last ...



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 Trojans prepare for 2019 high school football season: Photos  OregonLive.com

The Oregonian/OregonLive's annual high school football tour continued Tuesday with a stop at Wilson High School in Southwest Portland, where the Trojans ...



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 ...



The 2019 Long Beach girls track Dream Team, led by Wilson’s Rachel Glenn  Long Beach Press Telegram

The 2019 Long Beach Press-Telegram Dream Team for 2019. Girls Track Athlete of the Year: Rachel Glenn, Wilson High School. Previous. Rachel Glenn 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



PPS board candidates urge push for more education funding  Hollywood Star News

By Janet Goetze *protected email* The public must help pressure state legislators to provide more funding for Oregon's schools, several candidates for.



Cougar sightings in LO, West Linn spark public concern  Pamplin Media Group

Cougar sightings in LO, West Linn spark public concern, Local News, Lake Oswego local News, Breaking News alerts for Lake Oswego city.



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.



‘It became contagious. Guys got excited for each other.’ Wilson stuns Stadium with late comeback  The News Tribune

Wilson High School boys basketball coach Mike Cocke' says the sign of a tough team is how it competes in the fourth quarter. By that reasoning, his Rams (10-5) ...



Graduations galore, a shift in Oregon’s sex ed curriculum and Portland breaks ground on a middle school: The week in education  OregonLive

These are the education stories we couldn't get to — but wish we had time for — this week.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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?



Former Portland Trail Blazer Damon Stoudamire tells brother Cam to bet on himself. So he does, as a walk-on safety at Oregon State  OregonLive

Damon Stoudamire was well into his NBA playing career when finding out he was able to have a baby brother.



Skyview's Tori Sharpe named Educator of the Year  The Columbian

NORTH SALMON CREEK — Skyview High School teacher Tori Sharpe was named grade 9-12 Educator of the Year by OnPoint Community Credit Union.



Sharon Meieran says Multnomah County Commission is where she wants to serve  Pamplin Media Group

Hillsdale resident will run for second term next year and sharpen focus on mental health concerns. PMG PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Multnomah County ...



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 ...



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 ...



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