Local Schools

CHS choir students will ‘join voices’ with professionals

When popular local musicians Alan Singley and Sama Dams share the stage for the first time, they will be joined by an unusual group of backup singers: The 150-voice choir from Camas High School.

‘39 Steps’ is a ‘big, fun, crazy romp’

Student actors who will be performing in the upcoming Washougal High School production of “The 39 Steps,” have been working hard in rehearsals since January. They are eager for the curtains to be drawn on opening night.

School notes for March 3, 2015

Young musicians earn medals Three Camas students earned medals in the recent Young Artists Competition, hosted by The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

Safe on their own

Instructor Staci Firi fixes her gaze on the room filled with 8- to 11-year-olds.

School notes for Feb. 24, 2015

Student of the Month named at Excelsior Kristen Bickle has been chosen as Excelsior High School Student of the Month for January.

Student learns the legislative process

Kyle Metscher, a student at Liberty Middle School, recently spent a week as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia.

School notes for Feb. 17, 2015

Chen earns dean’s list honors Xinyang Chen of Camas has been named to the Dean’s List for fall semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.

School kitchens score high on health, safety

Although they may not always be excited about the recent nutrition changes, Washougal students can be assured it is prepared to the highest health and safety standards.

School notes for Feb. 10, 2015

WSU Vancouver offers preview day for prospective students Washington State University Vancouver is hosting Preview Day at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110.

Student named finalist in Young Artists contest

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra hosted its 21st annual Young Artists Competition at 1 p.m. Sunday, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Vancouver.