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Syringes containing the COVID-19 vaccine are pictured at PeaceHealth Urgent Care Memorial.

Clark County education leaders join state teachers union to press for vaccine

Syringes containing the COVID-19 vaccine are pictured at PeaceHealth Urgent Care Memorial.

January 23, 2021, 6:01am Clark County News

As more teachers and school staffers return to classrooms for in-person instruction, their COVID-19 eligibility timeline can be confusing. Read story

The Vancouver Public Schools Administrative Services building.

Vancouver Public Schools gets 27 candidates for superintendent job

The Vancouver Public Schools Administrative Services building.

January 21, 2021, 5:56am Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools currently has 27 candidates for the superintendent's job, one day before the application process officially closed. Read story

First-grader Kolby Schave, 6, prepares to depart the school bus while arriving for hybrid classes at Crestline Elementary School on Tuesday morning.

More Clark County school districts bring students back to school part time

First-grader Kolby Schave, 6, prepares to depart the school bus while arriving for hybrid classes at Crestline Elementary School on Tuesday morning.

January 19, 2021, 6:19pm Clark County News

In a school year dominated by learning online, more Clark County kids went offline Tuesday. Read story

Clark College hosting Running Start info nights over Zoom

January 15, 2021, 6:03am Clark County News

Clark College will host the first of four Virtual Running Start Information Nights for students and their families who want to know more about earning college credit while fulfilling their high school graduation requirements for fall 2021. Read story

A vial with the COVID-19 vaccine is pictured at PeaceHealth Urgent Care Memorial on Tuesday morning, December 22, 2020.

Vancouver, Evergreen schools chiefs call for early vaccinations for teachers, school staff

A vial with the COVID-19 vaccine is pictured at PeaceHealth Urgent Care Memorial on Tuesday morning, December 22, 2020.

January 12, 2021, 1:55pm Clark County News

The school superintendents of Clark County’s two largest districts are calling on Gov. Jay Inslee and state Department of Health leaders to give higher COVID-19 vaccine prioritization to educators and school personnel — before they return to the classroom. Read story

Ridgefield students organize rally today

January 12, 2021, 6:00am Clark County News

A student-led rally is planned for this afternoon outside the Ridgefield School District office to help persuade district leaders to return students in all grades to in-person learning. Read story

The Vancouver Public Schools Administrative Services building.

Vancouver Public Schools announces plan for return to in-person schooling

The Vancouver Public Schools Administrative Services building.

January 8, 2021, 2:15pm Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools Superintendent Steve Webb plans to propose a timeline at Tuesday's school board meeting that would have students in all elementary grades moving to twice-a-week, in-person learning by Feb. 1, the district announced Friday. Read story

Violent protesters, loyal to President Donald Trump, storm the Capitol on Wednesday in Washington. It was a stunning day as a number of lawmakers and then the mob of protesters tried to overturn America's presidential election, undercut the nation's democracy and keep Democrat Joe Biden from replacing Trump in the White House.

Clark County teachers address U.S. Capitol chaos as unfolding history

Violent protesters, loyal to President Donald Trump, storm the Capitol on Wednesday in Washington. It was a stunning day as a number of lawmakers and then the mob of protesters tried to overturn America's presidential election, undercut the nation's democracy and keep Democrat Joe Biden from replacing Trump in the White House.

January 7, 2021, 8:26pm Clark County News

One day after pro-Trump supporters breached the U.S. Capitol building in an attempt to stop Congress from certifying that President-elect Joe Biden won the election, Mountain View High School history teacher Dan Larson put a pause on a World War I unit in favor of current history unfolding. Read story

(The Columbian files)

Battle Ground primary schools to reopen for classes Feb. 1

(The Columbian files)

January 5, 2021, 4:19pm Clark County News

All primary students in Battle Ground Public Schools will return to the classroom for in-person instruction on Feb. 1. Read story

Mountain View High School junior Makaila Inoncilo, 16, foreground, joins fellow leadership student Nancy Flores, 16, also a junior, while creating a mural with a positive message. The murals created by the leadership students will be displayed on campus.

Mountain View High School student groups design, paint motivational murals

Mountain View High School junior Makaila Inoncilo, 16, foreground, joins fellow leadership student Nancy Flores, 16, also a junior, while creating a mural with a positive message. The murals created by the leadership students will be displayed on campus.

January 5, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

Got paint? Mountain View High School students will make plywood pretty. Read story