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Camas schools lightening students’ homework load

CAMAS — The Camas School District will be lightening the homework load for students starting in the fall after officials, teachers, parents and students spent a year looking at how to best use homework to serve students. “Our mission in Camas is seeing each learner and thinking about the experiences each learner has,” Superintendent Jeff…
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Homework Policy for 2017-18

*This letter was originally emailed to all Camas School District families on June 15, 2017* As part of our 2020 Strategic Planning, two goals in the area of CARING specifically address our student learners in becoming lifelong learners. Provide differentiated instruction and a rich, aligned curriculum that drives student engagement, joy, and accountability, meeting high…
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Crossing the finish line

Rod Raunig and Alisa Wise are not calling this a retirement. Just an opportunity for each of them to pursue personal and family aspirations after coaching track and field at Camas High School for two decades. “I could keep doing this for as many years as I felt healthy, but it’s one thing and it’s…
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Mill Town Pride Award Recipients Named

Superintendent Jeff Snell recognized several individuals and organizations with the “Mill Town Pride” award at the Monday, June 12, school board meeting. The award, established in 2016, celebrates those who embody the Camas School District values of hard work and dedication, persistence and achievement, and contribution and community, as well as its mission to extend the tradition of quality,…
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Register Now for Fall 2017 Extended Day Care

REGISTER NOW for Fall 2017 before- and after-school care at Zellerbach Administration Center (ZAC) or the Jack, Will & Rob Center (JWR). Spots are filling up fast, so contact Camas Community Education today! Visit http://camascommunityed.org or call the Community Ed Office for JWR info: (360) 833-5544, or the ZAC Extended Day front desk for ZAC…
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New Camas high school shifts into high gear

With a contract approval, Discovery High School is moving from concept to reality. The Camas School Board unanimously approved the $32.4 million contract with Robinson Construction Company at its Monday, May 22 meeting. The 500-student high school will join Odyssey Middle School, which opened in the fall of 2016. It currently houses approximately 200 students….
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