Local Schools

‘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.

Exploring ballet

Zuzu Metzler of Camas and 25 other select dancers from all over the country are studying ballet under the tutelage of a legendary ballerina. Metzler, 14, is participating in the Kennedy Center’s three-week Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell program in Washington D.C.

School notes for July 29, 2014

Local school honored for environmental stewardship A statewide program that encourages student leadership and promotes environmental stewardship honored six Clark County schools, including one in Camas.

Canyon Creek Middle School Honor Roll

The following students were named to the Canyon Creek Middle School honor roll for the spring trimester.