What’s going on with MAP

WHS Artists Honored with Gold Key Art Awards

Scholastic Art Awards Gold Key Exhibition WHS artists Lya Chandler, Sarah Frechette, Emma Jeffries, Sarah Petersen, and Nicole Willcock receive Gold Keys at the regional stage of blind adjudication for the national Scholastic Art Awards program. The Gold Key works... View Article

Tonkin For the Love of Schools 2016

It’s time to sign up for the Tonkin For the Love of Schools Challenge and help MAP replenish our grant funds for 2017! Last year we received over $2200 in entry fees, and we are hoping for more this year. The 5K,... View Article

School of ROCK brings down the house at Art Tech

Everybody loves a good rock concert, which is exactly what friends and family received Wednesday, Oct. 28 when Arts and Technology High School students put on a show, playing classic and current rock hits in the school’s Kiva — the... View Article

Strings Program Orchestrates Fun Musical Experience

Third-, fourth- and fifth-grade student begin journey learning to play strings. Between the harmonic sounds of the orchestra, shiny, sleek wood of the instruments and ‘cool’ status that comes with being a part of West Linn-Wilsonville’s Strings Program, it’s no... View Article

Trillium Creek Students Create Forest Mural

Last spring Trillium Creek Primary welcomed Maggie Englund as our Artist in Residence. The goal of our project was to come together as a school community where each child would contribute to a work of art that represents our school.... View Article

High School Music Training Sharpens Language Skills

Sound Advice: High School Music Training Sharpens Language Skills Discover how early music training is linked to a child’s reading development and how it’s not too late to start playing in high school! Posted on July 28, 2015 by Dr. Francis... View Article

Guitarfish Music Has New Store

Guitarfish Music has opened a 3rd store in Clackamas right across the street from Fred Meyer on 82nd Avenue!  Be sure to stop by to see all of their musical instrument and equipment offerings, as well as, music and vocal... View Article

Join MAP at the 2015 Tonkin Challenge

It’s time to sign up for the Tonkin For the Love of Schools Challenge and help MAP replenish our grant funds for 2016! Last year we received over $3000, and we are hoping for more this year. The 5K, 10K... View Article

WL-WV Primary Students Attend 2015 OMEA Honor Choir

Choir Students Represent West-Linn Wilsonville School District in the OMEA Elementary Honor Choir Twenty-two students from six different elementary schools in the West Linn-Wilsonville District were selected to participate in the Oregon Music Educators Association’s 2015 Elementary Honor Choir. Lowrie’s... View Article

WHS’s Christopher Shotola-Hardt Honored

Our amazing WHS art instructor, Christopher Shotola-Hardt, has just received a second nomination for the Wilsonville First Citizen award. His dedication to, not only bringing art to the Wilsonville community, but also to educating and advocating for his students get... View Article

Thank You to a Loyal Student Supporter!

I still remember the MAP Board meeting when we opened an envelope that contained a donation from a Rosemont Ridge MS Band student named Sam Brown.  It had a short note stating that he had raised the money over the... View Article

Kylee Kamikawa to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Congratulations are in order for Kylee Kamikawa of Wilsonville High School. She has been selected as one of 500 students, internationally out of 10,000 applicants, and will be the only representative from Oregon, to participate in the 2015 High School Honors Performance... View Article