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Sheldon High School

2455 Willakenzie Road, Eugene, OR 97401
(541) 790-6600 Fax: (541) 790-6605

School website

Grades: 9–12
Enrollment: 1509
Principal: Bob Bolden <bolden@4j.lane.edu>
Secretary: Selena Frazier <frazier_s@4j.lane.edu>

School Hours:
M–Th: 8:30–3:30
Friday: 8:30–2:30
Breakfast and Lunch Menu

Middle School Region: Monroe, Cal Young

Mission Statement:
Sheldon High School is a place of respect, integrity and learning. Its mission is to provide all students with a challenging, comprehensive education designed to prepare them to perform as successful citizens in our complex, ever-changing world.

Program Description:
Our statewide and nationally recognized world languages program offers exemplary opportunities in Spanish Immersion, and college credit and/or Advanced Placement courses in Spanish, Japanese and French.

Commitment to diversity as evidenced by staff leadership, which includes an equity committee, plus unity-themed assemblies, affinity groups (such as Black Student Union, Gender Sexuality Alliance, Latino Club, Jewish Students Club), a multicultural center and curriculum such as Courageous Conversations class—an opportunity for students to learn and practice the skills needed to accept and respect one another.

School Highlights:

  • Sheldon consistently performs above state and national averages on the SAT and ACT
  • Academic excellence anchored in rich and rigorous college preparatory Honors and International Studies programs; College Now, Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate courses are offered in a variety of academic areas
  • Nationally recognized athletic programs successfully competing at the 6A level with 21 sports providing outstanding development opportunities for young women and men
  • Over 60 exemplary co-curricular programs including student government, leadership, National Honor Society, drama, cheer, dance, as well as a variety of clubs and activities
  • Student advisory program that fosters relationships, monitors student academic progress, develops a four-year plan and profile and addresses career-related learning standards
  • Outstanding programs throughout, including career technical education, computing and technology, art, drama, choir, marching band, jazz band, orchestra, health and physical education
  • Sheldon hosts the following specialized programs: Eugene International High School, the Transition Education Network (TEN, formerly known as the Life Skills Network), Sheldon Alternative Academy, and the district’s radio station, KRVM
  • AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) elective classes are available, providing instruction in college success behaviors, as well as support for students to maintain college acceptance GPAs
  • Award-winning counseling and career center. Approximately 90% of Sheldon graduates go on to post–high school programs, varying from Lane Community College to universities such as Stanford and Harvard

School Improvement Goals:

  • Community: Engage all stakeholders in activities that build, foster and improve our sense of Sheldon community
  • Physical Environment: Improve the use of Sheldon High School’s physical space to provide a functional, safe and more welcoming environment for all stakeholders
  • Curriculum: All students will be provided access to learning, including opportunities to achieve their individual academic potential and to enrich their total school experience

School Colors:
Green, Blue and White

ODE school report cards and AYP reports