Local Schools

School notes for June 16, 2015

Local student honored Thomas Matthews, a Camas High School senior, was among 68 students honored with $85,000 in Comcast Leaders and Achievers scholarships on Saturday, May 30 at the Portland World Trade Center.

Local students are winners in photo contest

Two Camas High School students are winners in the 2015 Columbia Gorge Refuge Stewards Youth Photo Contest.

Food service employee wins award

Angela Hancock, a Sodexo Food Service employee from the Washougal School District, was the winner of the May Sodexo Experience District Award.

School notes for June 9, 2015

Camas grad earns highest EWU honor Renee Valenter, a Camas High School graduate, has been awarded the highest honor at Eastern Washington University, the Frances B. Huston award.

He’s keeping a unique tradition

In 2,160 days of school, Mikey Knight has never skipped a beat. Or a day.

Student actors take show on the road

Washougal High School drama students recently took their original production, “The Fish and the Clam” or “Keep Clam and Be Yourshellf,” on the road to several Washougal schools.

School notes for June 2, 2015

WHS freshman earns Microsoft certification Brendon Moen, a Washougal High School freshman, is the first student in the Washougal School District to earn a Microsoft 2013 Word Master Certification as a part of the Microsoft IT Academy (ITA).

Enriching their writing

Author Elizabeth Rusch looked out at the room of attentive fourth-graders.

Schools notes for May 26, 2015

CHS DECA members succeed at international contest Twenty-six Camas High School students traveled to Orlando, Florida, to compete at the annual DECA International Career Development Conference.

Empowerment for all

A human-rights focused club at Camas High School is hosting its first-ever event to promote advocacy and awareness.