Donations sought for Weekend Backpack Program

Weekend Backpack Program

Posted: March 22, 2017

Did you know that more than 1,000 children in Camas get subsidized nutrition during the week in our schools? We help make sure that the neediest among them don’t go hungry over the weekend, but supplies are low. Want to help? Drop off food donations at your school or the Treasure House and specify the items are for the Camas…
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Student Film Festival Screening: Thursday, March 23


The Camas School District announced today the official program selections for its third Student Film Festival. These budding filmmakers were given the prompt: “What Being a Superhero Means.”  Interpretations and innovations abound in their short vignettes. A celebration of technology and artistry, this film festival brings student voice to the district’s strategic plan that directs…
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Student work on display at show

Posted: March 17, 2017

Student artists from Southwest Washington, including Camas and Washougal, were selected for the 2017 Southwest Washington Regional High School Art Show. The event, hosted by Educational Service District 112, is in its 44th year. There were 278 entries received from throughout the six-county region, according to a press release from the ESD. The artwork is…
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Camas man is new district court judge

Chad Sleight


A man who was born and raised in Camas has been sworn in as a Clark County District Court Judge. Chad Sleight, a 1996 graduate of Camas High School, has served as a pro tem judge in District Court for four years. He has practiced primarily criminal law since 2002. Sleight was elected president of…
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Longtime operations director retires

Bryan McGeachy and Steve Marshall


After 36 years in public education, including 29 in the Camas School District, Operations Director Bryan McGeachy will retire in August. Current Camas High School Principal Steve Marshall will move into a redefined version of this position as director of educational resources. McGeachy has served as the district operations director for 10 years. McGeachy said…
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Annual School Bus Safety Poster Contest


Posted: March 9, 2017

It’s time for the annual School Bus Safety Poster Contest.  Please take this opportunity to represent our school district in promoting  school bus safety. In previous years, one of our students won at the state level for designing a winning poster! The 2017 theme is:  My Driver–My Safety Hero!  Attached you will find specifications for…
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Camas High School musicians make an impression

Posted: March 8, 2017

Congratulations to the outstanding Camas High School Musicians who performed in the Lower Columbia River Music Educators’ Association’s annual Solo & Ensemble Festival at Evergreen High School. The instrumental division was held on Saturday, February 25, and the vocal division took place on Saturday, March 4. The festival is an opportunity for soloists and small ensembles to perform for judges, receive feedback, and earn…
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DECA/Marketing students thrive at state conference


Posted: March 6, 2017

Eighty-four DECA/Marketing students from Camas High School made amazing accomplishments this past week at the State Career Development Conference in Bellevue, Washington. Two packed buses departed last Thursday, and returned significantly lighter—in spirit, that is. Nearly half of them—33 to be exact—took to the stage to receive a medal, and all performed beautifully, after weeks and…
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Future scientists compete in regional Science Olympiad

Food Science event


It’s a pretty simple recipe: Take one marshmallow, add flame. While Saturday’s charred result is unlikely to be part of anybody’s diet plan, the process actually was an exercise in calorie counting. On Saturday, that meant building a calorimeter to gauge the heat released by a burning marshmallow. “The students are looking at the chemistry…
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CHS Knowledge Bowl teams stand out


Posted: March 2, 2017

Camas High School traveled on Monday, February 27, to Longview Community College to compete in the SW Washington Regional Knowledge Bowl Tournament. It was an auspicious day for Camas Knowledge Bowl. Here are the results: Varsity — At the SW WA Regional Varsity Tournament held this past Monday, Camas had five teams compete in the 4A…
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