Local Schools

WSD sets preschool open house Thursday

The Washougal School District is hosting a preschool open house Thursday.

He’s paying it forward

Gared Skorick knows what it’s like to go without the essentials.

School notes for Aug. 19, 2014

WSU grads earn achievement scholarships Sisters Kaitlyn and Kari Johnson, of Washougal, have been awarded Transfer Achievement Scholarships of $3,000 each for the 2014-15 academic year at Eastern Washington University. The scholarship is awarded to an incoming transfer student.

‘YouthBuild’ program will launch later this year

Up to 60 at-risk Clark County youth will get a helping “hand up” and support with academic and construction skills training from a group of nonprofit organizations that banded together and recently received a $1.1 million YouthBuild Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.

Exploring science

Whether it was constructing a dinosaur skeleton, “digging” for fossils or exploring how magnets worked, there was plenty to do at the OMSI Science Festival at Hathaway Elementary School.

Liberty Middle School honor roll

The following students were named to the Liberty Middle School third trimester honor roll.

School notes for Aug. 12, 2014

Student exchange program seeks host families ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls. They are 15 to 18 years old and are coming to this area for the upcoming high school year or semester.

District prepares for iPad rollout

This fall, more than 1,000 students in the Washougal School District will have their own iPads.

Skyridge Middle School Honor Roll

4.0 GPA Taylor M. Adams, Annika C. Affleck

School notes for Aug. 5, 2014

WSU names local graduates Several students have earned degrees from Washington State University Pullman.