Local Schools

School notes for Dec. 2, 2014

Annual financial aid information night set Specialists from Clark College’s financial aid office will be on hand to answer questions from prospective students and parents on Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m.

CSD participates in national summit

When Jeff Snell heard President Barack Obama thank him and the staff for the work they were doing, the Camas School District deputy superintendent had one word to describe it: Surreal.

School notes for Nov. 25, 2014

Festival of Trees set next weekend The Washougal Festival of Trees will return to Hathaway Elementary School this year.

Making magic

Frank Dunn of Washougal will be taking his show to the Washburn Performing Arts Center Friday and Saturday.

An inspiring experience

As Isaac Hodapp recalls being on stage at the famed Grand Ole Opry Theater, he is at a loss for words.

Local resident lands two lead ballet roles

A local resident is dancing two lead roles in a Thanksgiving weekend production at The Portland Ballet.

Journey Theater presents musical adaptation of ‘White Christmas’

Journey Theater Arts Group will present a musical adaptation of “White Christmas,” which features 17 Irving Berlin songs, at the Washburn Performing Arts Center at Washougal High School, 1201 39th St.

State Board of Education will meet this week

The Washington State Board of Education will meet at Educational Service District 112 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday to discuss the kindergarten through 12th grade system’s transition to career and college-ready standards, and impacts on high school graduation requirements.

School notes for Nov. 11, 2014

Holly Days Craft Fair, breakfast with Santa benefits Grad Night The annual Holly Days Craft Fair and pancake breakfast with Santa will benefit the Camas Grad Night 2015 event.

An appreciation for science and art

Students in Debbie Kramer’s second grade class at Hathaway Elementary recently gained an appreciation for science and art as they studied botany.