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Stuff the Bus success!

Students from Camas and Washougal high schools combined their efforts to collect a total of 54,000 pounds of food and clothing during the annual Stuff the Bus event. Left, students from WHS are all smiles after filling a bus with items. Above, Sophie Shoemaker, a CHS senior, organizes food donations during Stuff the Bus. “It’s…
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Students sit down with state senators

Washington State senators Annette Cleveland, Ann Rivers and Lynda Wilson sat down with Camas High students Monday night to discuss issues that affect Clark County families. Hosted by the Camas Youth Advisory Council (CYAC), the free event brought the senators into a casual setting inside the Camas High theater. CYAC President Emma Cox, 16, said…
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Winners of Holiday Card Contest Named

The winners of the Camas School District Holiday Card contest are in! They are… > Cason Thompson of Woodburn Elementary, 2nd grade > Chloe Liou of Prune Hill Elementary, 5th grade > Ava Wagner of Skyridge Middle School, 7th grade The cards of Cason, Chloe and Ava will be used by staff and administration across…
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‘Puppermaker’ Pride

The idea was solid enough: Make and sell all-natural pumpkin dog treats to earn a little extra money for their weekly outings outside Camas to places like the grist mill near Woodland and the pumpkin patches on Sauvie Island in Portland. But, the young entrepreneurs at Camas School District’s Transition House needed a little help…
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Start Time Progress Update

Dear Families, Thank you very much to the nearly 2,200 parents who responded to our start time survey earlier this month. We are continuing to analyze the parent survey as well as feedback from staff and students as we move forward with our discussion around this important topic. We plan to have a decision made…
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Hayes Freedom named 2017 School of Distinction

It is with great honor that Camas School District recognizes Hayes Freedom High School for receiving the 2017 School of Distinction award. This award celebrates the top 5% of Washington high schools for improving graduation rates and sustaining progress over the last five years. Hayes Freedom’s rate rose from 68.2% in 2012 to 86.1% in…
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YOGA CLUB HELPS MANAGE STRESS

Started this school year by senior Ella Neumann as part of her senior project, the Camas High School Yoga Club focuses on the importance of taking a moment of pause in a stressful day. Each meeting has a different focus and a yoga sequence that helps all students and staff stretch and be mindful. Ella is also…
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CSD Musicians earn spots in honor ensembles

Congratulations to the following students who have won placement in a state, regional, or national honor ensemble: All-State Youth Choir (Grade 5-6): DOROTHY FOX Lila McGeachy Kaitlin Weidmann PRUNE HILL Shalaka Deshpande London Eneas Elspeth Feb Amelie Fujihara Arielle Greenstone Daphne Henion Silvia Pujol Camdyn Ryan Ainsley Schweitzer Alexis Waldbauer LIBERTY Haven Ashworth Lucy Farland…
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