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Ridgefield School District retools bond

February 28, 2020, 4:30pm Clark County News

The Ridgefield School District hopes the third time will be the charm for its latest bond initiative. The school board voted unanimously Tuesday to send a construction measure back to… Read story

Vancouver Public Schools opts for two smaller elementary campuses

February 27, 2020, 2:40pm Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools will move ahead with plans to build scaled-back versions of two new elementary schools, rather than shelve plans to build a school on Northeast 25th Avenue in… Read story

Washington State School for the Blind students take a snow dayvideo icon

February 28, 2020, 6:29pm Clark County News

These kids have a need for speed. Read story

Celebration of life for Nikki Kuhnhausen set for Sunday at Clark College

February 27, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

A celebration of life for 17-year-old Nikki Kuhnhausen, a Vancouver transgender girl who was killed last year, will be held Sunday at Clark College. Read story

State of College sees seeds of progress

February 26, 2020, 6:40pm Clark County News

It’s been a tumultuous year for Clark College, and there were times during Interim President Sandra Fowler-Hill’s State of the College address when she called out the challenges of the past by name. Read story

Apply for scholarships through Community Foundation for Southwest Washington

February 26, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington is accepting applications for dozens of local scholarships through March. Read story

Vancouver students celebrate Black History Month with Civil Rights Book Club

February 26, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Walk into the fifth-grade wing of Columbia Valley Elementary School this month, and you’ll find a celebration of Black History Month. Read story

Black students are more likely to enroll in honors courses if they’re taught by a Black teacher

February 24, 2020, 11:32am Northwest

Black high school students are more likely to enroll in advanced coursework when their schools employ at least one Black instructor to teach such classes, new research suggests. Read story

Battle Ground students compete, perform at concerts

February 22, 2020, 6:02am Community

BATTLE GROUND — Students from several Battle Ground Public Schools were recently selected for the Washington Music Educators Association’s All-State Honor Bands and performed in the All-State Bands concerts Feb. 14-16 in Yakima. Read story

Parents join Ridgefield students for day of school

February 22, 2020, 6:01am Community

RIDGEFIELD — Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day is a popular annual day on the fourth Thursday each April, this year on April 23. But Ridgefield School District flipped that around for the second year in a row, allowing parents to come to school with their child. Students at all Ridgefield schools were allowed to bring their parents with them for a full or partial day of class,… Read story