Bethel School District

Eugene, Oregon USA

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Seniors Honored On Annual Grad Walk

The 4th annual Bethel Grad Walk welcomed Bethel seniors with applause, high-fives and tears. Willamette and Kalapuya High School seniors visited all 9 of the other Bethel schools to greet former teachers, parade through their old schools, and inspire younger students to keep their eyes on the prize: a Bethel diploma. 

Seniors Honored For Academic Achievement

student sposing for a group photo.

23 Willamette seniors were honored for their academic accomplishments.

A decades-old tradition continues at Willamette High School.

The top academic achieving students have been recognized for their all-around high marks on the SAT or ACT, their GPA, and for completing all the state essential skills for graduation.

The 32nd annual Willamette Scholars Award was presented to 23 seniors at a special dinner in their honor.

Many of them have accepted full scholarships to college where they will study subjects such as music, engineering, physics, chemistry, agriculture, business, and special education.

Some also have plans to play in their school band, or compete in basketball, volleyball, or soccer.

Band’s Incredible Year Ends With State Championship

Students posing as a group.

The Willamette Jazz Band 1 tells you who’s #1 in Oregon. The band finished the school year with first place finishes in six festivals, including the state jazz championship.

The Willamette High School Jazz Band 1 has claimed the OMEA State Jazz Championship, compiling the best score of any band in any division in Oregon.

Senior Ryan Helms was selected as the outstanding high school jazz saxophonist for the state.

This is arguably the best overall jazz band in school history, finishing undefeated with wins at the Wildish Jazz Festival, Oregon Jazz Festival, District 12 Jazz Festival, Pleasant Hill Jazz Festival, NW Jazz Festival, and OMEA State Championship.

In addition, 11 Willamette Jazz Band 1 members were selected by audition to perform with the Oregon All-Stars Big Band and New York Trombonist Alan Ferber at the 2019 Oregon Jazz Festival.

Congratulations to the band and teacher Joe Freuen.