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Camas High School Student Planning, Hosting Late July Blood Drive  Lacamas Magazine

Camas High School is hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive this Wednesday, July 3 from 1-6 pm at Camas-Washougal Fire Station 42.

Around Town  Camas Washougal Post Record

Sophie the Otter made an appearance at the Gorge Kids Fest event, held July 13 at 54-40 Brewing in Washougal. The event, which raised funds for Friends of ...

Camas High sees police visits spike  Camas Washougal Post Record

In a three-week span between Jan. 12 and Feb. 1, Camas police officers responded to five different incidents involving Camas High School students.

Ducky Derby Tickets: Proceeds Fund Local Scholarships, Services, Programs  Lacamas Magazine

There's still time to purchase 2019 Ducky Derby tickets, which is part of the annual Camas Days celebration. Get your tickets today!

Camas High School Valedictorian Monica Chang  Camas Washougal Post Record

Monica Chang, Camas High School's valedictorian for the class of 2019, is a big fan of podcasts, particularly those that focus on her disparate interests o.

Camas High School Hosts National Letter of Intent Signing Wednesday  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas High School Athletic Department will hosting National Letter of Intent Day this Wednesday, February 6.

Camas high school students talk TED  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School senior Rachel Blair (left), co-founder of TEDxYouth@Camas, talks with speaker Adam Lewis during a workshop May 11 at Camas Public ...

Camas School District implements new equity policy  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas School District assistant superintendent Charlene Williams interacts with a group of students. Williams has taken a lead role in the development of the ...

Camas High School Salutatorian Abigail Jiang  Camas Washougal Post Record

Abigail Jiang. Camas High School's salutatorian for the class of 2019, is interested in things like science, technology, activism and politics, which have.

Camas-Washougal high school graduation ceremonies happening this Saturday, next weekend  Camas Washougal Post Record

The Camas High School class of 2018 graduates send their caps flying in celebration of their achievement on June 15, 2018. Hunter Harris (second from right), ...

Camas High students create esports club  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School (CHS) students Sage Emberlin (left), Simranjit Bhella (middle) and Conner Brown play "Brawlhalla" at CHS on May 16.

Camas High student-athletes sign letters of intent  Camas Washougal Post Record

Eleven Camas High School (CHS) seniors raised their pens and signed letters of intent with their respective colleges in front of proud family members and f.

Camas High to stage 'Hunchback'  Camas Washougal Post Record

Members of the Camas High School drama department prepare the school's stage on March 11. "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" will open Thursday, March 14.

Binders of Minder: Successful coach leaves behind volumes of soccer knowledge at Camas High  The Columbian

CAMAS — It's mid-November, the offseason for high school boys soccer. Dan Macaya is cleaning out a storage cage inside the boys locker room at Camas High ...

Day of Discovery: School starts at new Camas high school  The Columbian

CAMAS — The new Discovery High School is still a work in progress.

Camas School District series explores race up close  The Columbian

CAMAS — When Charlene Williams was growing up in Wilmington, N.C., a teacher told her about how few black women were working in math and science, and ...

Exit interviews: Students at Camas give their honest opinions

Camas School District officials use exit interviews to listen, learn, evaluate, with the hopes of improving the academic experience.

Camas High Gymnastics Team: Defending Their State Title  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas High School Gymnastics team is working hard to defend their State title this year. Their first meet is Saturday, Dec. 8.

Young actors to bring 'Macbeth' to life in Camas  Camas Washougal Post Record

A lot of rules seem unfair in high school. Camas High not letting its actors bring home their swords, however, is probably one of the more reasonable ones.

Lacamas Heights to lose the 'Lacamas'  Camas Washougal Post Record

The Camas School District board of directors voted to rename Lacamas Heights Elementary School during its Monday meeting at the Zellerbach Administration ...

Camas Swim Team: 2X State Champions Adjusting to Vancouver Pool  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas Boys Swim team, which has two back-to-back State titles, is finding ways to adjust to their new pool — at Cascade Athletic Club.

Events: Camas School District Has THREE Major Dedications This Week  Lacamas Magazine

This week, the Camas School District will officially dedicate Lacamas Lake Elementary, Discovery High School, and Nan Henriksen Way.

CHS senior organizes middle school orchestra  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High senior Sophia Hansen encountered a problem in 2015, before the start of her freshman year in high school.

Camas Schools Drafting a New Equity Policy to Address Race, Prejudice issues  Lacamas Magazine

During Tuesday's Camas School Board meeting, several people spoke about the need for a new Equity Policy, which is being drafted.

Camas students help 'reforest' town  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High students (from left to right) Gianna Carr, Rylan Marshall and Madeline Hanton plant a native tree sapling on Dec. 14, as part of the Camas Green ...

Camas boys tennis undefeated  Camas Washougal Post Record

The Camas boys tennis team defeated the Union High Titans 4-2 on the red courts at Camas High School, Oct. 3.

Regional wrestling event goes on in Camas, rest of state cancelled  The Columbian

The high school wrestling community awoke to impactful and unprecedented news about its postseasons scheduling on Friday morning.

Common Myths, Misconceptions About Discovery High School + PBL  Lacamas Magazine

Discovery High School Principal, Aaron Smith, addresses common themes and myths associated with project-based learning in Camas schools.

Camas, Washougal Girls Wrestling Continues to Gain Numbers  Lacamas Magazine

Girls wrestling continues to gain in numbers, and in victories. Washougal recently won the Clark County tournament; Camas had a good showing.

Camas Gymnastics Team Wins Back-to-Back State Championships  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas High School Gymnastics team won their second consecutive State title, earning the third highest score in the state history.

Camas High singers to perform at Portland's Grotto  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School's choir singers are teaming up with members of the school's newly formed chamber orchestra to showcase their talents at Portland's famous.

Camas Kindness Week: Local DECA Campaign a Major Success  Lacamas Magazine

The “Keep It Kind” campaign, led by Camas DECA included an official city proclamation and several uplifting events centerd on Kindness.

New year, new high school  Camas Washougal Post Record

The first Discovery High School freshman class and families stride toward the entrance of the new high school during an orientation held Aug. 30.

Camas' Maton completes triple-double at state track  The Columbian

TACOMA -— Daniel Maton carries the winner's weight of expectation on the track, and Saturday, he also put history on his shoulders.

Camas Gymnastics: State Champions Win Weekend Meet; Gain Strength  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas High School Gymnastics team beat their own goal at Saturday's meet, and won handily. The team is coming together well.

Camas School District: $8 Million Budget Deficit; 'Layoffs Are Coming'  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas School District is officially facing an $8 million budget deficit, and will send layoff notices in May and June.

CHS students learn business skills during drink project  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School students Andrew Okerlund (left), Pamela Jaramillo and Owen Leffel prepare floats during the "Thirsty Thursday" event June 6 at the school.

Around Town for April 18, 2019  Camas Washougal Post Record

PUBLIC MEETINGS. Camas School District: School board members will host “Coffee & Conversation” Saturday, April 20, from 9 to 11 a.m., at Discovery High ...

Camas girls saddle up for equestrian season  Camas Washougal Post Record

The bond between horse and rider is sometimes a hard thing for equestrians to explain, but 13 Camas High School girls are now experiencing that special bon.

A new perspective  Camas Washougal Post Record

A view of the Oregon Coast, photographed by Camas High School senior Emma Hahn. This photo was part of her fundraising exhibit held March 1 at Nico Bella ...

Portland woman's play flips script on cancer  The Columbian

Cancer journeys start with a diagnosis. Usually, that's a very private moment.

Camas, Hockinson, Ridgefield teachers applaud contracts  The Columbian

Whether due to excitement or nerves, plenty of people have trouble going to sleep the night before the first day of school.

Camas baseball racking up titles  Camas Washougal Post Record

Local fans have described the Camas High School baseball team as gutsy, resilient and clutch all season, and those traits came shining through for everyone.

Camas Gymnastics Team Wins Naydenov Weekend Meet Despite Injuries  Lacamas Magazine

Vancouver, WA — Despite injuries and absences on Saturday, the Camas Gymnastics team (3-0 this season) managed to win Saturday's Naydenov meet with a ...

Camas shuts out Union  Camas Washougal Post Record

Senior Maddie Kemp dribbles the soccer ball in a 7-0 shutout against Union, Oct. 23. The all-time Camas goal leader, with a total of 130 goals so far in her high ...

Stage set for Garver Theater revamp  Camas Washougal Post Record

Construction on the Joyce Garver Theater could begin in May 2020. Camas School District leaders approved a $1.45 million contract for design and construction ...

Camas senior spends summer in exclusive science program  The Columbian

Camas High School senior Monica Chang, seen during her junior year, spent 39 days this summer in Indiana, where she was one of 36 students selected to ...

Camas High senior helps community speak computer  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High senior Shile Wen says he hopes teaching coding skills to teens and adults will help people figure out if a career in computer programming or in a ...

High school graduation: Camas' Sturbelle aims to play football for Air Force Academy

Camas wide receiver Luc Sturbelle had an unorthodox recruitment, but he is thrilled for this opportunity to one day become an officer in the Air Force.

Camas gymnasts prepare to defend state title  Camas Washougal Post Record

One season after winning the first-ever state championship in gymnastics for Camas High School, the Papermakers are looking to add to the school's impressi.

Former CHS Principal, Steve Marshall, Chosen as Hockinson Superintendent  Lacamas Magazine

Former Camas High School principal, Steve Marshall, has been selected as Hockinson School District Superintendent. He starts in July.

Camas School District Faces $3.2 Million Budget Deficit — This Year  Lacamas Magazine

Camas School District is facing a $3.2 million budget deficit in the current school, as result of the new state funding model.

Long visits Camas High  Camas Washougal Post Record

Nearly 300 Camas High students packed into their school library during their lunch periods Tuesday, Oct. 2, to hear Democratic Congressional candidate and.

Camas girls soccer finishes runner-up in 4A state championship  The Columbian

PUYALLUP — With tears in their eyes, coaches and players huddled together on the field one last time.

Local Teacher's Union Responds to Camas School District Layoffs  Lacamas Magazine

Shelley Houle, President of the Camas Education Association (CEA) answered several questions about the upcoming Camas School District (CSD) layoffs.

Camas HS football team raises suicide awareness, honors WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski's life

CAMAS, WA (KPTV) - This football season, players at Camas High School have been challenged by their coach to do something important off the field.

Lacamas Athletic Club Decision Forces Out CHS Girls Swim Team  Lacamas Magazine

Demands by Lacamas Athletic Club force Camas High to find new home for Girl's swim program; leaves future of Boy's season in question.

Camas QB Injury Update: Andrew Boyle In Surgery Thursday  Lacamas Magazine

Camas starting QB, Andrew Boyle, was hit hard in Friday's game and is in surgery to treat his ACL and miniscus injuries.

Clark County high school Class of 2019 graduation ceremonies  The Columbian

Graduation: 7 p.m. June 10 at Battle Ground High School Gym, 300 N. Parkway Ave., Battle Ground, with 440 graduates. Honors: Valedictorians are Julie ...

Camas-Washougal residents share memories, say goodbye to Crown Park pool  The Columbian

CAMAS — Camas kids seeking swimming lessons had to rough it before the Crown Park pool opened in May 1954.

Camas High Senior Blake Deringer Seeking Toy Drive Donations  Lacamas Magazine

Camas High School Senior, Blake Deringer, is asking for donations to a Christmas Toy Drive, which is his Senior Project.

$8 million shortfall expected next year  Camas Washougal Post Record

A member of the Camas School District's budget committee told Camas school board members Monday the committee is addressing the district's looming ...

Camas City Council eyes new Aquatic Center site

Editor's note — This story and *content* was created and first published by Lacamas Magazine. It is published by with full attribution to and ...

Camas School District: $8 million projected budget deficit, 'layoffs are coming'

The lingering effects of the McCleary legislation and subsequent “fix” are leaving school districts across the state with massive budget deficits, and Camas is no ...

Around Town for June 6, 2019  Camas Washougal Post Record

Children jump on an inflatable toy during the CamTown Youth Festival, held June 1, in Crown Park. The event, put on by the city of Camas, featured a variety of ...

CHS dance team prepares for year of firsts  Camas Washougal Post Record

The Camas High School Dance team will bring the adrenaline to the competition floor as they take their first crack at a show routine that features sliding.

Hayes Freedom students get to work  Camas Washougal Post Record

Interns Eli Lawrence (left), Mitch McKowan and Maxwell Fassett and Hayes Freedom High School teacher Kelly Johnson pose for a photo at Advanced Drainage ...

Camas bowlers on roll with 8-6 record  Camas Washougal Post Record

The Camas High bowling team enters its final week of the regular season with an 8-6 record.

Sports briefs: Camas alum honored with national tennis award  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas native Rod Morasch holds the teaching award he received at a national awards ceremony in Minneapolis from the United States Tennis Association.

Camas School Board: Odyssey Tech Team Receives Mill Town Pride Award  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas School Board met Monday, and dicussed issues with the new funding model, capital programs, and honored the Odysssey MS tech team.

Camas hires Keri Tomasetti as next girls soccer coach  The Columbian

Tomasetti coached in the program for 13 year under Roland Minder.

Camas High senior helping others help others  Camas Washougal Post Record

For one Camas High School student, senior year is all about helping others help others.

Camas to Present Aquatics Center, Sports Fields Plans June 18  Lacamas Magazine

Camas City administrators are making preparations to present new Community Aquatics Center and Sports Fields plans to the public on June 18.

Camas High students share love of STEM  Camas Washougal Post Record

Three Camas High School sophomores are spreading their secondary school experiences and love for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to ...

Camas takes league title  Camas Washougal Post Record

Papermaker Gideon Malychewski makes contact during the Camas baseball team's 3-0 win over Battle Ground in the final league game of the regular season ...

Camas Mayor Pro Tem Declares November 9 as Kindness Day  Lacamas Magazine

Camas, WA — As part of the Camas DECA weeklong Kindness public relations campaign, City of Camas leaders declared Friday, November 9 as “Kindness ...

Camas Hoopin' with Heroes set for Thursday

CAMAS — This Thursday, May 23, PAL of SW WA is hosting it's 6th Annual Hoopin' with Heroes Charity Basketball game at Camas High School. For this year's ...

Camas Officially Dedicates NW Nan Henriksen Way; Honors Former Mayor  Lacamas Magazine

Former Camas Mayor, Nan Henriksen, cut the ribbon to officially open a street which is named after her at Discovery High School.

Camas historian donates personal items to library  The Columbian

What: The ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open the Camas Public Library's Virginia Warren Collection, which will feature donated items from the Camas ...

Vancouver Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident on Lake Road in Camas  Lacamas Magazine

A 19-year-old Vancouver man died in a motorcycle accident on Friday night on Lake Road. Police believe speed was a factor in the accident.

Swim to Win: Camas Boys Team Narrowly Defeats Evergreen Schools  Lacamas Magazine

Vancouver, WA — The 2x State Champion Camas High School Boys swim team hosted Friday's meet at the Cascade Athletic Club's “bubble” and narrowly ...

With Heiser, Camas baseball catches on to success  The Columbian

CAMAS — Stephen Short doesn't hand out pitching machines to just any catcher for them to work on blocking, framing and receiving mechanics at home.

Camas Science Olympiad Teams Earn Record Medal Count at CA Tournament  Lacamas Magazine

Sacramento, CA — The Camas Science Olympiad team sent 100 students, chaperones, and coaches to Mira Loma High School this past weekend to compete ...

Camas Boys Swim Team Wins Saturday's SW Washington Invitational  Lacamas Magazine

The Camas Boys Swim Team handily won the SW Washington Invitational Saturday, outdistancing second place Columbia River by nearly double.

Camas students organize Camas TED talk  The Columbian

CAMAS — The spotlight comes with attention, whether wanted or not.

Camas Produce Plans to Re-Open in 1 Week; SUV Driver “Fine,” Says Husband  Lacamas Magazine

The owner of Camas Produce says it will take about a week to get his store re-opened after an SUV plowed into front cetner of the building.

Bellevue rallies back to stun Camas, 38-35  The Columbian

Jed Michael's 41-yard field goal that broke a 35-all tie capped a wild final 4 minutes, 49 seconds of the fourth quarter after Camas led by as many as two ...

Camas student set to study in Ghana  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School student Emma McBride is one of 65 students nationwide accepted into the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study program, which ...

Around Town for Aug. 30, 2018  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas High School alumni who graduated 70 or more years ago, or who will pass that mark within the next two years, receive framed photographs during the ...

Coach brings experience to young team  Camas Washougal Post Record

After two consecutive trips to the state championships, the Camas High School girls basketball team has a *fresh* look with a new head coach and — other than.

Around Town for April 25, 2019  Camas Washougal Post Record

Construction crews work at the former Camas swimming pool site at Crown Park on April 22. Camas City Administrator Pete Capell said the site should be filled ...

Camas educators: Let's talk about sex  Camas Washougal Post Record

Camas School District leaders are looking to the community and students to help guide discussions surrounding sexual health education in the classroom.

Camas closer to getting new roundabout  The Columbian

CAMAS — There has been a lot of interest in Camas surrounding plans to build a roundabout at the intersection of Northeast Lake Road and Northeast Everett ...

Discovery High School innovators place third at Mercy Corps event  Camas Washougal Post Record

Three groups of Discovery High freshmen from Camas recently competed with young innovators from Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington for cash ...

Army expert visits Camas High School  Camas Washougal Post Record

Retired U.S. Army Brigadier General Robert McFarlin shares experiences gathered from his 30 years of *service* in the military with Camas High School world ...

Last-second loss stuns Papermakers  Camas Washougal Post Record

In a Friday night match-up between two state football powerhouses, Camas controlled the battle for the first three quarters.

Congratulations, Class of 2018!  Camas Washougal Post Record

The Camas High School class of 2018 graduates send their caps flying in celebration of their achievement on Friday, June 15. (Tori Benavente/Post-Record).

'Tis the season  Camas Washougal Post Record

The annual Holiday Marketplace Bazaar attracted more than 130 vendors and numerous shoppers to the Washougal High School commons in 2016. Shoppers ...

Camas Boys Swim Team Wins Kelso Invite — Without 10 Swimmers  Lacamas Magazine

Kelso, WA — The back-to-back State Champion Camas High School Boys swim team handily won Saturday's Kelso Invite — without 10 key swimmers — which ...

Camas High seniors sign letters of intent  Camas Washougal Post Record

Family and friends surrounded 15 of the top student athletes at Camas High School on May 30, National Letter of Intent Day, as they signed letters of inten.

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