Lakeridge High School

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Lakeridge High School
Lakeridge High School.jpg
Address
1235 Overlook Drive
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
United States
Coordinates 45°23′49″N 122°41′38″W / 45.397°N 122.694°W / 45.397; -122.694Coordinates: 45°23′49″N 122°41′38″W / 45.397°N 122.694°W / 45.397; -122.694
Information
Type Public
Established 1971
School district Lake Oswego S.D.
Principal Jennifer Schiele[1]
Grades 9–12
Number of students 1,103 (2008)[2]
Color(s)

Columbia blue, Vegas gold

          [1]
Athletics conference Three Rivers 6A-4
(OSAA) [1]
Team name Pacers [1]
Rival Lake Oswego Lakers
Newspaper The Newspacer
Yearbook Symposium
Website

Lakeridge High School is a four-year public secondary school in Lake Oswego, Oregon, a suburb south of Portland. The second high school in the Lake Oswego School District, it first opened in 1971.

Academics[edit]

In 1987, Lakeridge High School was honored in the Blue Ribbon Schools Program, the highest honor a school can receive in the United States.[3]

In 2008, 90% of the school's seniors received a high school diploma. Of 261 students, 234 graduated, 15 dropped out, nine received a modified diploma, and three were still in high school in 2009.[4][5]

The school received a silver ranking in U.S. News & World Report's 2010 "America's Best High Schools" survey.[6][7]

93% of school graduates report planning to enroll in a two- or four-year college.[8]

It is ranked as being in the #1 public school district in Oregon.[9]

Athletics[edit]

State championships[edit]

  • Baseball: 1974, 1999, 2001
  • Basketball (girls'): 1991
  • Football: 1987
  • Golf (boys'): 1978, 1983, 1984
  • Golf (girls'): 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 2006
  • Lacrosse (boys'): 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2013
  • Lacrosse (girls'): 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
  • Soccer (boys'): 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 2004, 2016
  • Soccer (girls'): 1982, 1989
  • Swimming (boys'): 1995
  • Track and field (girls'): 2013
  • Volleyball: 2013
  • Wrestling: 2008 (Tyrell Fortune), 2016 (Quinn Brink)

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d http://w3.osaa.org/scorecenter/schools/details/Lakeridge
  2. ^ Lake Oswego School District: Schools
  3. ^ Archived: Blue Ribbon Schools Program, Schools Recognized 1982-1983 Through 1999-2002 (PDF) Archived 2009-03-26 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "State releases high school graduation rates". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01. 
  5. ^ "Oregon dropout rates for 2008". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01. 
  6. ^ "Best High Schools 2010". U.S. News & World Report. 2009-12-09. Retrieved 2010-01-16. 
  7. ^ Graves, Bill (2010-01-15). "Nine Oregon high schools ranked among best in nation". The Oregonian. Retrieved 2010-01-16. 
  8. ^ http://lhs.loswego.k12.or.us/about/profile.pdf
  9. ^ "Best School Districts in Every State | StartClass". public-schools.startclass.com. Retrieved 2015-10-10. 
  10. ^ "Jillian Harmon". GoStanford.com. Archived from the original on April 3, 2012. Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  11. ^ "Jillian Harmon". WBNA.com. Archived from the original on April 8, 2009. Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  12. ^ "Cathy Marshall [biography]". KGW. Retrieved May 5, 2012. 
  13. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/m/miadiba01.shtml
  14. ^ Kayfes, Dave (March 11, 1989). "North comes up short against Lakeridge, 54-48". Eugene Register-Guard. p. 7C. 
  15. ^ Baum, Bob (September 14, 1990). "Division I-AA Idaho hopes to Vandalize the favored Ducks". The Bulletin. Bend, OR. Associated Press. p. D-1. 
  16. ^ Kayfes, Dave (October 14, 1986). "What a difference a year can make". Eugene Register-Guard. p. 2D. 
  17. ^ "Beavers pin hopes on pass". The Bulletin. Bend, OR. UPI. August 20, 1985. p. D-1. 

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