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HOPE & JOY: February 12, 2018

Posted: February 12, 2018

Making a Difference Beyond our District I recently had a chance to talk with a couple of our staff members, Liberty teacher, Hilary Gibson, and Skyridge teacher Aaron Smith about an organization they helped start called Prevail.  Prevail is a nonprofit that offers a positive framework and community to help youth grow into stronger and…
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Hope & Joy: February 5, 2018

Heartbeat

Posted: February 6, 2018

Staff, This past week, we hosted another community forum as part of our focus on equity. The forums create great opportunities for honest dialogue between staff and families about our experiences, frustrations, and dreams.  These conversations help drive us toward a vision where each student truly feels they are seen and served in our district. …
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Hope & Joy: January 29, 2018

January is School Board Recognition Month

Posted: January 29, 2018

January is School Board Appreciation Month. We are fortunate in Camas to have such a talented and caring. group. Being a school board member means giving a lot of time and energy to being informed, making thoughtful decisions, and holding a vision for the outcomes each of our students deserve. It also means putting yourself…
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Hope & Joy: January 22, 2018

Whitney Henion speaks to Liberty MS students

Posted: January 23, 2018

This week’s HOPE/JOY comes courtesy of Lisa Greseth – thanks Lisa for sharing this great story! Happy Monday everyone! Jeff Bright Futures According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2016, “44.3 percent of full-time wage and salary workers were women.” Women continue to be under-represented in STEM careers, particularly in computer and math occupations,…
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Hope & Joy: January 16, 2018

MLK Jr. quote

Posted: January 16, 2018

JOY and HOPE are intimately connected and are powerful gifts we can give our students, perhaps the most powerful! One of the very best parts of being involved in public education is the JOY and HOPE students give us each and every day! The past few years we’ve featured stories that highlight the HOPE and…
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Hope & Joy: January 8, 2018

Dakota gives two thumbs up.

Posted: January 8, 2018

JOY and HOPE are intimately connected and are powerful gifts we can give our students, perhaps the most powerful! One of the very best parts of being involved in public education is the JOY and HOPE students give us each and every day! The past few years we’ve featured stories that highlight the HOPE and…
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HOPE & JOY: Welcome 2018

Posted: January 3, 2018

Staff, I hope you all were able to create some wonderful memories with family and friends over the holiday season. This morning we welcome back our students – always a little challenging for all of us to get back into those routines.J I included the last email I sent prior to break below. There is…
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Hope & Joy: December 18, 2017

Skyridge Middle School No Bully Zone, Dancers.

Posted: December 19, 2017

JOY and HOPE are intimately connected and are powerful gifts we can give our students, perhaps the most powerful! One of the very best parts of being involved in public education is the JOY and HOPE students give us each and every day! The past few years we’ve featured stories that highlight the HOPE and…
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HOPE & JOY: December 11, 2017

Janet Weinberg works with CSD ELL students.

Posted: December 18, 2017

JOY and HOPE are intimately connected and are powerful gifts we can give our students, perhaps the most powerful! One of the very best parts of being involved in public education is the JOY and HOPE students give us each and every day! The past few years we’ve featured stories that highlight the HOPE and…
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Hope & Joy: December 4, 2017

Grass Valley Science Olympiad Students

Posted: December 5, 2017

JOY and HOPE are intimately connected and are powerful gifts we can give our students, perhaps the most powerful! One of the very best parts of being involved in public education is the JOY and HOPE students give us each and every day! The past few years we’ve featured stories that highlight the HOPE and…
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