Local Schools

Free leadership workshop offered for high schoolers

Washington State University Vancouver will host a free leadership conference for high school juniors and seniors, and college students from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7 in the Firstenburg Student Commons.

School notes for Jan. 27, 2015

Locals named to EWU dean’s list Several students were named to the Eastern Washington University dean’s list for fall quarter 2014.

Rising to the top

Reesab Pathak is making quite a name for himself in science.

School notes for Jan. 20, 2015

Local resident named to president’s list Patrick McCarthy of Washougal has been named to the fall president’s list at Gonzaga University.

Two Camas students win national awards

Two Camas students received national awards for their entries in the School Bus Safety Week poster contest. The theme was “Be Smart — Be seen, I wait in a safe place!”

A dream, fulfilled

Elizabeth Gibson wrote her first story at age 7.

School notes for Jan. 13, 2015

Locals land on CWU fall honor roll Several local students made the honor roll at Central Washington University.

Entries sought for student film festival

Student videographers who have dreamed of having their creations shown on the big screen have the opportunity to find out what that is like.

Helping the community

Excelsior High School staff, students and friends are hosting a soup dinner fund raiser at EHS, 1401 39th St., from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15.

School notes for Jan. 6, 2015

Local resident named to dean’s list Connor O’Neill of Washougal was named to the dean’s list at William Jewell College for the 2014 fall semester.