Schools

Local schools try to ride out most recent COVID-19 wave

As COVID-19 cases continue to surge in Clark County, Camas School District administrators say they are doing everything they can to maintain in-person learning and extracurricular activities.

Stride ‘fun run’ returns to Washougal in May

Staffing shortages force Washougal City Hall closure

Camas School District: ‘In-person is our priority’

Camas School District officials said this week they are committed to maintaining in-person learning amid surging COVID-19 infections — fueled by the highly contagious omicron variant — that have led to staffing shortages and student absences throughout the region and prompted a return to remote learning in several Vancouver-Portland area schools.

Camas School Board OKs 3-year contract for new superintendent

The Camas School Board this week approved a three-year contract with the school district’s new superintendent, John Anzalone.

‘That’s Emma!’ gets movie treatment

For the past seven years, Marcus Bennett has diligently worked to develop his skills as a video producer and editor, sound engineer, and camera operator. But earlier this year, he took advantage of an opportunity to use all of his talents at once to create something entirely new, both for him and the Washougal High School drama department.

Finding their ‘roots and wings’

When their teacher asked them to design images that symbolized where they came from – and where they hoped to go – to paint on shoes, many of the Jemtegaard Middle School students in art teacher Dani Allen’s class struggled with the assignment.

Washougal students receive’Blessing Boxes’

It was December 2020 and Washougal resident Tara Poulsen wanted to lift local students’ spirits.

WSD’s outreach to Spanish-speaking families pays off

Washougal Learning Academy Principal Jason Foster says he can already see the impacts of the Washougal School District’s outreach efforts to engage more Spanish-speaking families.

Hathaway Elementary hosts annual holiday gift shop

Washougal students bring holiday joy to shelter animals

Washougal students create blankets, toys for animals