Camas grad turned astronaut to speak at WSU Vancouver event

NASA photo of Mike Barratt

Posted: November 3, 2017

Dr. Michael Barratt, a Camas High School graduate who became a NASA astronaut, will speak at a special public event for Global Entrepreneurship Week in Vancouver on Thursday, Nov. 16 The Camas grad completed two space flights, helped develop NASA’s space medicine programs and was medical operations lead for the International Space Station. He evaluated…
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Camas Theatre’s ‘The Laramie Project’ Opens Friday, Nov. 3

Image of a fence post against a sunrise

Posted: October 31, 2017

Buy your tickets now for the Camas Theatre production of “The Laramie Project” at Camas High School! Shows begin this Friday, November 3, and run through the 11, with matinees on the Saturdays. Visit the event page here for full details: …or head straight to online ticketing here: See you soon!

Chang wins Oregon Bioscience Showcase


Monica Chang made the best pitch at the Oregon Bioscience Showcase at the OMSI Emperical Theater Monday. The 15-year-old from Camas beat nine other researchers from Oregon and Washington. She brought home a $400 iPad mini. “It was a wonderful experience, albeit stressful,” Chang said. “I am extremely grateful to everyone in the Sorg Lab…
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CHS Magnet Program Junior to compete at Oregon Bioscience Showcase

Posted: October 24, 2017

Monica Chang, a junior in the Camas High School Magnet Program, has become 1 of 9 finalists in the Oregon Bioscience Showcase Research Fast Pitch. The event, coming up on Monday, October 30, will be opened by Oregon Governor Kate Brown and will feature 200+ bioscience researchers and entrepreneurs, who will watch Monica’s presentation, entitled…
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CSD Holiday Card Contest

Posted: October 23, 2017

Calling all artists: Submit your holiday card design now! The Holiday Card Contest is an opportunity for Camas School District students to showcase their artwork and for our community to recognize the importance of arts in education. The contest is open to all CSD students in grades K-12. Three submissions will be selected to be published on the CSD…
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Student Wellness Series Follow-Up: Screenagers Movie

We'd love Your Feedback: Student Wellness Series

Posted: October 21, 2017

For those who attended our free Student Wellness event Tuesday night, thank you! Whether you attended or not: we’d love your feedback on the next one, here: (Skip to the last question if you weren’t able to attend but want to offer guidance!) For extra insight, here’s the handout of resources we passed around:…
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Financial Aid Book Club Starts in November

Picture of the "Financial Aid Handbook" book cover.

Posted: October 19, 2017

Join us for an exciting book club!  Book: The Financial Aid Handbook: Getting the Education You Want for the Price You Can Afford, written by two college admissions counselors with 80 years of experience Where: CHS North Commons When: Thursday, November 2 & Thursday, November 16 Time: 6:30–8:30 PM What: This book club is a one-stop guide to…
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‘DECA Girls Represent’ Speaker Series Begins Oct. 26

Graphic on the DECA Girls Represent speaker series


Camas DECA – an organization of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs at Camas High School – is about to launch an exciting new series called “DECA Girls Represent.” The campaign aims to encourage girls to pursue careers that usually lack female representation. As reported on the CHS MST Magnet Program webpage, the speaker series will deliver…
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Announcing the Tipton Professional Learning Legacy

Emblem bearing "The Tipton Professional Learning Legacy"


Mary and Gary Tipton were a presence on the Camas School Board from 2005 to 2016. During that time, the school district experienced tremendous growth in numbers and also in programs and opportunities for students. Leadership from the Tiptons was instrumental in that growth. In honor of their service, the Tipton Professional Learning Legacy has…
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