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Tumble out of the Gymnastics Season

This year Camas High Schools gymnastics team is working extremely hard to defend their state championship. With last years win the team is under a lot of pressure to keep their title. The team is very strong this year and have a great group of girls. Last year there were around 20 girls on the […]

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Winter Weather

After many dry and warm winter months, severe winter weather hit the Camas area. This means missing school and a few late-start days. Abrupt changes to the school schedule can cause questions and disagreement among students, their families, staff and the whole community. One of the most common questions is about how these decisions are […]

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Changes in Weather… And Schedules?

In Washington, the weather changes rapidly at any time of the day. While the winter months are coming, the temperature is dropping and precipitation is increasing daily. Everyone’s schedule will change when they are adapting from September’s sunny days to November’s rain and gloomy clouds. Whether it’s a walk to the portables or a far […]

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Inclement Weather Follow-Up

As winter started to wrap up this year, Mother Nature caught everyone by storm. The district leaders decided to cancel school due to inclement weather twice, as well as push school start times forward a flurry of times. While the impact of the snow was less this year compared to last year, nearly a week […]

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Spring Is Here…?

This year on Valentine’s Day, when people’s hearts are warmed and flowers are everywhere, Mother Nature deviated with a blast of wintry weather. Snow falling in the Camas area led to a delayed start to the school day and caused chaos for students and staff at Camas High School. Despite this event, the signs of […]

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Holiday Traditions

The holidays are a time for family and friends to come together and celebrate having each other in their lives. This includes participating in all of the traditions passed down from generation to generation. Some of the most popular holiday traditions are activities such as cutting down the Christmas tree, baking sugar cookies, or decorating […]

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What To Expect This Winter: El Niño vs. La Niña

Ten snow days — two full weeks of school — this is the number of days forfeited to the weather in the 2016-2017 school year in the Camas School District. What students may not know is that the cause of this abnormal amount of snowfall is directly correlated to the El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) events, […]

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Skills for Snow Driving

As temperatures drop, and snow falls to the ground, people of all driving experience levels have to drive in these winter weather conditions. In order to prepare for these road conditions, the following is a number of greatly recommended checklists to stay safe this winter. Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Make sure your vehicle’s maintenance […]