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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: 1438
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 (e.g. 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, Transition Education Network (TEN, formerly known as the Life Skills Network) and KRVM (the district’s radio station)
  • AVID program through which students become proficient in taking and interacting with their focus notes, learn to ask clarify questions in academic classes, practice asking for help when needed, work on organizational skills, reflect on their learning and, most importantly, learn how to plan and manage their time to be successful in school.
  • 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