Celebrate Papermaker history

Posted: December 13, 2016

*Postponed until January due to inclement weather* Please join CHS Athletics for a celebration of Papermaker history recognizing the WIAA state 4A girls soccer championship team; WIAA 4A boys cross country champion, Yacine Guermali; WIAA state 4A football championship team; CHS cheer team & CHS band. It’s happening Thurs., Dec. 15, at 5:30 p.m., in…
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Camas board member resigns

Board member Mary Tipton

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At its regular meeting on December 12, the Camas School Board accepted the resignation of Board President Mary Tipton with heavy hearts. Tipton read her letter to the board, indicating the reason for her resignation was her move to a residence outside of her director district. “I feel honored and privileged to have served as…
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A championship community

Coach Eagle holds the championship trophy up over his head

Posted: December 5, 2016

Camas football team wins a state title for its hometown It’s a story that’s never been told… until now. After a 14-week conquest against teams from Oregon, Washington and Idaho, the Camas Papermakers defeated the Richland Bombers 24-14 at the Tacoma Dome Saturday to become state champions for the first time in school history. “The…
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All Goals Achieved

4A state soccer championship

Posted: November 28, 2016

The Camas High School girls soccer team completed its storybook season by winning the state championship trophy. “We’re indestructible, undefeated,” said defender Marley LeFore, one of 10 seniors on the team. “Offense wins games, defense wins championships,” she added. “Our offense won the game for us, but our defense won the whole thing. Only letting…
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Football Team Dome-Ward Bound

Camas High School football team

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The Camas football family and community punched their tickets to the state championship game in the Tacoma Dome. A sellout crowd on both sides of McKenzie Stadium were on the edge of their seats watching the Papermakers conquer the Sumner Spartans 45-21 in the semifinals of the 4A state tournament Saturday. “I definitely see here…
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Camas Schools Take On TREX Recycling Challenge

Recycle

Posted: November 14, 2016

This year, all Camas schools are participating in the TREX Film Plastic Recycling Challenge, which runs from November 15, 2016, through April 15, 2017. Students, staff, family, and friends and invited to bring in plastic bags and plastic wrap to a designated bin at a Camas school. Each stash will be weighed and recorded monthly until…
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Liberty Students Attend ¡La Chispa!

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Eleven Liberty Middle School students recently accompanied Counselor Billie Jo McEathron to ¡La Chispa! (The Spark), a one-day bilingual leadership conference designed to teach leadership skills to middle school Latino students. ¡La Chispa! uses both English and Spanish to help students build self-confidence, strengthen their cultural identity, and increase academic success. “This was my third time…
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Three school boards honored

Posted: November 2, 2016

Clark County – The school boards for Evergreen Public Schools, Battle Ground Public Schools and the Camas School District were three of 24 Boards of Distinction named by the Washington State School Directors’ Association. The boards were honored for demonstrating effective use of the Washington School Board Standards. The standards “promote research-based governance practices that…
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A holistic approach to learning

Principal Aaron Smith chats with seventh-graders

Posted: October 27, 2016

Project Based Learning is a good fit for many families Take a quick look around the newest middle school in Camas, and you’ll immediately spot some of the key differences that make it unique. First of all, there are no bells. Secondly, the new Project Based Middle School is located in a building on the…
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Camas girls soccer team shuts out league

Alyssa Tomasini heads in a corner kick

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Papermakers outscore league opponents 43-0 Seventeen Camas High School girls were playing soccer for their captain on Senior Night. Hannah Taie lost her mother, Shelly, to brain cancer before the 2015 season started. The Papermakers finished in third place at the state tournament that season with a school record 20 victories. So far this season,…
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