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CSD’s Black History Month Message

Camas School District Superintendent Jeff Snell shared a message about Black History Month. “Black History Month provides a chance to pause and reflect on the impact of Black citizens who have made such a difference,” he said. Snell shared his favorite quote from the late civil rights leader, statesmen, and politician John Lewis. “You are […]

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Honoring MLK Day in 2021

Sparks ignited after the tragic death of an unarmed Black man, George Floyd, at the hands of multiple law enforcement officers this past year, which reopened deep political and social wounds in an already divided country. Protesters across the nation, including in downtown Camas, demanded change and equality for the black community. As a result, […]

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The Upcoming Return of In-Person Learning

After the difficult year that was 2020, there is a lot of optimism in the Camas School District (CSD) heading into 2021. The possibility of getting more students on campus is extremely likely as the CSD has confirmed pre-hybrid small instructional groups will begin on March 1st. As CSD leaders look to get more students […]

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A Day In The Life: CHS SRO

The Camas School District has added another school resource officer, Brent Mayhugh, this year to work alongside current SRO Jason Langman. “There’s two school resource officers with Camas now. There’s myself, they (CSD) added me, and then Officer Langman, who’s been here the last couple of years,” Mayhugh said. This is Mayhugh’s first job as […]

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The Future for Remote Learning

With COVID-19 cases on the rise and no vaccines widely available, most students in the Camas School District should prepare for more remote learning. CSD Superintendent Dr. Jeff Snell hosted a meeting on November 10th, to provide teachers with a clear idea of what to expect within the coming months. “We’re continuing to trend up […]

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Cell Phone Searches: What’s Allowed?

Goodbye text messaging, checking Instagram, and tweeting in the middle of class. That phone has been taken away. So how much can teachers/staff do with it? A line in the Camas High School Student Handbook about how “The PCD (Personal Computing Device, such as a cell phone) may also be searched by school staff if […]

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End-of-Year Checklist

Only a few weeks of school remain, so it is very easy to ride out the rest of the year on the lazy train. However, doing this might come back to bite students who choose to go down this path. Here are some key things that all students, not just seniors, should check off their […]

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Welcoming New Buddies to the West

It is time to officially welcome the Griffons to the Camas School District. This past school year Odyssey Middle School has been added to the list of available schools in the district. Odyssey Middle School is a project-based learning (PBL) campus situated in the old Sharp Industries building. The curriculum at Odyssey offers a new […]