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Where Are They Now?: Emma Villaluz

Last spring, Camas High School’s Emma Villaluz committed to play volleyball for Oregon State University. She had a tremendous high school with the Papermakers, with several accolades to show for it. Villaluz is a two-time Greater St. Helens League Player of the Year, team MVP in 2018 and 2019, and four-year letter winner at CHS. […]

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Where Are They Now?: Foreign Exchange Students

About a year ago at this time, most foreign exchange students at Camas High School were sent home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They were unable to complete their American schooling in-person and missed out on several key high school events, such as prom and graduation. It was a scary, sad, and difficult time, but […]

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Where Are They Now?: Zander Samodurov

The name Samodurov is legendary in both the boys and girls soccer programs at Camas High School. Zander Samodurov graduated from CHS in 2020 and took his soccer talents across the Atlantic to play at Liverpool John Moores University in Liverpool, England. His older sister Fiona graduated from CHS in 2016 and went on to […]

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A Familiar Face In A New Place

Former member of Camas High School’s security team, Sean Tamura, transitioned to the role of career counselor this year. He took the place of Amira Onuoha who now works as a counselor in the Battle Ground School District. Tamura enjoys his new role, but he misses the daily interaction with students. He said, “It feels […]

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Black History Month Feature: Jackie Robinson

Camas High School college and career readiness teacher and varsity baseball coach Stephen Short reflected on the impact Jackie Robinson left not only on the sport of baseball but on the world. On April 15th, 1947, Robinson became the first African-American to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he started at first base for […]

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Marcus Gray: Newest Addition To CHS Football Coaching Staff

Former All-League and All-Region offensive lineman and 2016 football state champion with the Camas High School football team, Marcus Gray, is the newest addition to CHS’s coaching staff. He was met with open arms when he asked CHS Head football Jon Eagle if he could help out this season. Eagle set up Gray with a […]

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Teachers and the COVID-19 Vaccine

On March 1st, Camas High School will introduce more students on campus for small group learning. As schools across the state push to reopen, teachers are at a crossroads. The goal is to get students back in the classroom this year, but not all teachers and staff members have been able to receive the COVID-19 […]

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Everybody Has A Story: Kiet Pham

Camas High School Senior Kiet Pham is an exchange student from TrĂ  Vinh City, Vietnam. Despite travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Pham was able to come to the United States through the OCEAN Exchange organization. Pham said, “I want to learn in the United States to improve my English skills and my self-development. […]