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					From:                   Andy Sommer <whs@wlwv.k12.or.us>
To:                     <tuckerl@wlwv.k12.or.us>
Date:                   4/9/2010 2:48 PM
Subject:                WHS Parent/Guardian Email for April 9, 2010

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Dear Parent/Guardian of a WHS Student:


Welcome Class of 2014

Welcome to the parent/guardians of the Class of 2014 - starting today, all WHS emails will appear in your mailbox. If you have questions, you
can write directly to this address. We monitor that address for questions, and normally respond within a day or two. Welcome to the Wildcat
family!

      ASB/Student Council Applications Now Available

ASB and Student Council applications are now available on the WHS website and in room 119. All who are interested in applying are
encouraged to do so. Applications will be due Friday, April 30th. See Mrs. Servignat in room 119 with any questions.

Springfest

This year's Springfest celebration will be Friday, April 23rd at 8 pm in the main gym - just two quick weeks away! Voting for the Springfest
Court will take place in second period classes on April 22nd. The King and Queen will be announced at the Friday night event, followed by an
all-school talent show. There is no cost for admission.

Prom 2010

Tickets will go on sale for Prom on Friday, April 9th. Please see the bookkeeper to purchase your prom tickets. Our prom will be at the
Portland Art Museum on Saturday, April 24th from 8-11. The theme is Starry Starry Night. Tickets are $15 w/ASB and $20 without. This is a
formal dance.

Prom Tuxedo Rental Benefits Grad Night

If any Wildcat boys tuxedos at the Bridgeport Men's Wearhouse, they should be sure to mention they are from WHS and that Wilsonville's grad
night committee is participating in their 'Cash for Schools' program. This will benefit the 2010 grad night.

Link Crew, 2010-2011

        Sophomores and juniors can now sign up to be in Link Crew next year and be a part of Freshmen Orientation in the fall. Applications
can be picked up in room 125, in the library, or at the main office desk. There will be an informational meeting in room 125 on April 8th at lunch.
Students should attend if they have any questions. Applications are due on April 30th in room 125. Questions should be directed to Elizabeth
Hamer.

Spring Sports Updates


  Spring sports can have frequent cancellations and or rescheduled contests. Please check the Athletic Hotline 503-673-7611, or the weekly
calendar on our website http://www.wvhs.wlwv.k12.or.us/Athletics/weeklyschedule.pdf        Both are updated as often as needed when changes
occur.


      Track Clinics



The Wilsonville High School track staff is offering free track and field clinics to all middle school athletes in the West Linn-Wilsonville School
District in the mornings on April 10 and 24 (both Saturdays). A registration form is attached to this email.


Cheerleading Tryouts

If your student has school spirit, likes to be part of a team, is athletic and a leader, they should try out for WHS cheer April 27th-29th! Tryouts
will be held at WHS from 6-8 pm. There is also a parent meeting April 21st at 7 pm at WHS in room 204. If you would like more information,
please visit our website http://www.wvhs.wlwv.k12.or.us/Athletics/Teams/Cheer/Cheer.htm or email wilsonvillecheer@yahoo.com

WHS Students Excel at Northwest Science Expo
Fifty-two students from West Linn and Wilsonville High Schools presented 36 ISEF science and engineering research projects at the Intel
Northwest Science Expo (NWSE) on Friday, April 2nd. There were a record number of projects at the Expo this year, which includes students
from all over Oregon and southern Washington. WHS students did a phenomenal job, distinguishing themselves by the quality of their work and
their presentations, for which they earned an impressive list of prizes (below). We would like to congratulate the following WHS students for
their success last Friday.

AWARDS BY CATEGORY

Honorable Mentions

- Jenna Wiegand and Victoria Prentice, Wilsonville High School (Energy and Transportation)
    - Madison Perkins and Charles Refvem, Wilsonville High School (Engineering/Materials and Bioengineering)
    - Ashley Huddleston and Bonich Meister, Wilsonville High School (Chemistry)
    - Abigail Farrell, Wilsonville High School (Behavioral Sciences)
    - Annelise Moss and Morgan McQuade, Wilsonville High School (Behavioral Sciences)

Second Place

- Shale Flora, Wilsonville High School (Energy and Transportation)
    - Jane Crotteau, Wilsonville High School (Environmental Analysis)
    - Kalia Bistolas Wilsonville High School (Environmental Management)

    SPECIAL AWARDS

Excellence in Environmental Science ($150 from Oregon Environmental Health Service) – Jane Crotteau, Wilsonville High School

Regional Stockholm Jr. Water Prize (chance to compete for State Stockholm Jr. Water Prize) – Jane Crotteau, Wilsonville High School

Best Illustration of Surgeon General's Health Recommendations (US Public Health Service) – Sydney Eaton, Wilsonville High School

Outstanding Application of the Principles and Practice of Mechanical Engineering ($50, American Society of Mechanical Engineers) – Shale
Flora, Wilsonville High School

Excellence in Statistics ($100, American Statistical Association; 2 prizes) – Annelise Moss and Morgan McQuade, Wilsonville High School

Merit in Statistics (American Statistical Association) – Marina Cameron, Wilsonville High School

Higherway Transport Award ($200, Higherway Transport Research Assoc.) Shale Flora, Wilsonville High School

Outstanding Aquatic Related Environmental Science Project ($50, Lake Oswego Corporation) – Kalia Bistolas, Wilsonville High School

SCHOLARSHIPS

Oregon State University, College of Engineering ($2,500 per year for 4 years) – Madison Perkins, Wilsonville High School

Portland State University, Terrence McManus Scholarship – Jane Crotteau, Wilsonville High School

Advancement to the International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF, May 2010 in San Jose) - Kalia Bistolas (selected for Intel ISEF at
the CREST-Jane Goodall Science Symposium).
  Samsung Mobile 'March to a Million' Cell Phone Recycling Sweepstakes




  The Science Club is participating in the Samsung mobile cell phone recycling sweepstakes. Help the environment AND help the school win
one of 50 $1,000 Green Grants, and even a concert from 'HEY MONDAY'. For every 25 phones that the school collects and returns to Samsung
Mobile, we will receive one entry into the sweepstakes. The more phones we can collect, the better our chances of winning! Please bring in your
old, outdated, or unused cell phones of any make and place them in the collection box in the library by June 1st 2010. Please remember to remove
your SIM card, erase any personal information from your phone, and make sure the battery is run down and attached to the phone.


Boones Ferry Book Exchange

It's time to start sorting through your book shelves for gently used books your children no longer enjoy. The books will be going to the students
of Boones Ferry Primary school in their upcoming Book Exchange. All students will have the opportunity to pick 2 books to keep as their own.
The book exchange is scheduled for Thursday, April 22nd. Fourth through eighth grade level reading material is especially popular. Please
send your books to the Wilsonville High School library where there is a receptacle labeled for this event. The students at Boones Ferry Primary
School appreciate your help!

WHS Grad Night 2010
All parents of juniors &amp; seniors are invited to the next Grad Night Planning Meeting at 7pm on 4/29 in the WHS Library.

Sign-up today for the 2010 Grad Night drug and alcohol free celebration. The fun begins directly after graduation on June 11. Graduates will
be transported to a surprise location for an all-night party with food, prizes and lots of activities. Please visit the Grad Night webpage to
complete the registration form. Simply return it with a check for $50.


Mark Your Calendars and Support the Wilsonville Businesses that Support Grad Night

Panda Express -- April 5 - 10 and April 19 -24, 20% of all sales will be donated to WHS Grad Night. Flyer must be used at time of order.

Bellagios Pizza -- On the evenings of April 13 and May 11, 10% of all sales will go to Grad Night. Bellagios will be holding a Grad Night Pizza
Party. All pizza must be eaten at Bellagios.

Dominos Pizza -- On April 28, 50% of all walk in and carry out sales will go to Grad Night.

Baskin &amp; Robbins -- 10% of total receipts in the Receipt Box at Baskin &amp; Robbins will be donated to Grad Night.

The Garden Corner -- $30 gift cards for sale are redeemable at The Garden Corner. We will receive $5 per gift card sold. The Garden Corner will
have $30 hanging baskets for Mother's Day. If you are interested in this gift card, please contact Jennifer Ronald at jronald87@yahoo.com or
503-758-6559.

Synergy Artistic Salon -- Synergy Artistic Salon in Wilsonville has offered a variety of discounts for Wilsonville students and moms, including
Prom and Mother's Day specials. All new student clients get a 15% discount and products will be discounted 10% with a WHS ID card. The salon
will donate 5% of proceeds to Grad Night. Contact Michelle or Ashley for information, 503-682-8582. See flyer for details.


Middle School Musical - Beauty &amp; the Beast

The 16th annual West Linn Wilsonville Middle School Musical, Disney's "Beauty and The Beast" will perform at West Linn High School
Auditorium, 4564 West "A" Street, West Linn, April 15, 16, 17, 19, 20 at 7:30 pm with a matinee showing at 1:30 pm on April 17th.

This is the second time for the Middle School Musical to present "Beauty and The Beast", last time it was performed in 2006. This year 129, 7th
and 8th graders representing Athey Creek, Rosemont Ridge, Three Rivers Charter, and WoodMiddle School comprise the two complete casts.
They have been hard at work rehearsing since returning to school after Winter Break in January.

Based on the 1991 Award Winning Disney Classic, "a tale as old as time"… is filled with wonderful costumes and 15 incredible songs. Set in a
lovely French town, Belle, often wonders if there is "more than this provincial life". Gaston tries to no avail, to win Belle's affection. When
Belle's father, Maurice, becomes lost in the woods on his way to a faire, he seeks shelter in an "EnchantedCastle." The master of the castle is a
horrible beast that takes him captive. Belle must give up her freedom to save her father's life. She encounters the castle residence, including:
Lumiere, Cogsworth, Mrs. Potts and Chip, who like the Beast, have been transformed by a spell. Can Belle "tame" the Beast and undo the spell
in time?

Tickets are available at www.wlwvmsmusical.tix.com . Links to this site can be found on Athey Creek, Rosemont Ridge and WoodMiddle
School's websites. Cost is $7.50 (with a small surcharge for online ordering). Tickets will also be available at the box office before each
performance.

For more information about "Beauty and The Beast", contact Dana Edvalson at 503-657-0521 or at danaedvalson@gmail.com or Suzi Anderson
at 503-805-9473 or at suzi.anderson@comcast.net

Teen Check Out, Fri April 16th, 6:30p-9pm at the Wilsonville Public Library.

April showers bring... NOISE! Music is the theme for Teen Check Out this month. Face off in a Rockband (the video game) competition,
Sing-a-long with the movie you vote for, and enter to win an iTunes gift card. VIP status for those who come dressed as a Rock Star! Check Out
the Wilsonville Library Teen page on Facebook. Questions? Give us a shout at wvteens@gmail.com or call 503-570-1592.


HELPFUL LINKS

School Calendar


Student Grades &amp; Attendance

College &amp; Career Center

Weekly Athletic/Activity Schedule (posted each Monday)

Booster Club
Class of 2010 Information

Music &amp; Arts Partners

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