School Cancels Winter Dance Over Students' 'Dirty Dancing'A Portland high school has canceled an upcoming winter dance over concerns about "dirty dancing" from students.
High School Names Lesbian Couple Homecoming Princess And PrincessAn Oregon high school named a lesbian couple homecoming princess and princess.
A Guide to Project Based High SchoolsA fairly new concept in education, project based learning is designed to not only educate students in the subjects required for high school graduation, but to prepare students for workplace environments - even as teenagers. Skill sets like team building, productivity, research and oral presentations are part of the learning process. There are several public high schools around the Sound that have adopted these ideas, and are thriving.