• LAKE OSWEGO JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
    2500 Country Club Rd. Lake Oswego OR 97034
    503-534-2335 fax 503-534-2341

     

LOJ Profile

  • LOJHS is a three-year middle school (grades 6-8) on the north side of Lake Oswego. LOJHS provides an inquiry-based and integrated curriculum focused on higher level thinking skills, as well as a broad range of electives and extra-curricular opportunities. Attuned to the developmental needs of early adolescents, students are grouped into grade-level teams for block scheduling and maximum teacher support. With a high-achieving student population, Lake Oswego Junior High School features the following:

    • Grades 6-8
    • Enrollment: approximately 900 students
    • Test scores that consistently rank among the highest in the state
    • Rated an “Outstanding” school by the State of Oregon
    • Low student to teacher ratios
    • An Academic Merit Program (AMP) that provides advanced academic options
    • “No-cut” after-school athletic programs in cross-country, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, and track
    • A thriving drama program that involves 25% of the student body
    • Emphasis on visual and performing arts, with introductory and advanced art, choir, band, orchestra, guitar, and drumming
    • Smart Board technology in every classroom
    • Feeds into: Lake Oswego High School
    • Feeder Schools: Forest Hills Elementary, Lake Grove Elementary, Oak Creek Elementary

Contact

  • Kevin Mills, Principal
    B.S., Mathematics, Linfield College
    M.A., Education and Initial Administration License, George Fox University
    kevin.mills@loswego.k12.or.us

    Jeff Giberson, Assistant Principal
    B.A., Fine Arts, New York University
    M.A., Teaching, George Fox University
    I.A.L., Administration, Portland State University
    gibersoj@loswego.k12.or.us