Washougal

Mount Pleasant district moves to hybrid model

On Oct. 1, Skamania County health officials tested 88 Mount Pleasant School District students and parents for COVID-19. All of the results came back negative.

Rising COVID-19 rates derail classroom return

A recent uptick in COVID-19 cases throughout Clark County means Camas-Washougal students will have to wait at least two weeks longer before returning to the classroom.

Clark County COVID-19 numbers increase, push back school reopenings

Teachers union backtracks after post showing Black Lives Matter support

The Washougal Association of Educators, which represents K-12 teachers in the Washougal School District, found itself caught in an online controversy regarding the Black Lives Matter movement this week, after posting support for students of color on its social media channels.

Some Washougal students return to classroom

A decal of a lemon tree adorns the wall next to the main office at Riverside Christian School (RCS), catching the eye of people as they walk through the front door. Above the tree hangs the four words that have been adopted by the Washougal education provider as its theme for the 2020-21 school year: Making lemons into lemonade.

Carpenter named to WSD school board

Longtime educator Chuck Carpenter has been named the newest director on the Washougal School Board.

New Canyon Creek principal taking on double duty

Brian Amundson is pulling double duty.

Pandemic forces furloughs in Camas, Washougal school districts

Washougal teachers’ union, district reach deal

For the first time in at least 10 years, the Washougal School District and its teachers union have come to a bargaining agreement without mediation or arbitration.

Washougal School District pushes for equity in classrooms

Aaron Hansen, Washougal School District’s assistant superintendent of human resources and student services, says the local school district can no longer wait to improve its equity policies.