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Program opens doors for dropouts

Nov 21, 2017

There’s a handwritten sign posted on a door at the Lieser Campus in Vancouver.

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Officials agree there’s more to be done on funding education

Nov 15, 2017

Wednesday's Washington Supreme Court ruling drew mixed reactions from local education leaders, though the theme of each was consistent: There's still work to be done…

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Supreme Court: There's more work to do on education funding

Nov 15, 2017

OLYMPIA — The Washington Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that while lawmakers have made progress in a multiyear effort to fully fund basic education, they are…

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School incumbents Bocanegra, Stoker likely to keep seats

November 7, 2017, 10:51 PM

Continuity reigned supreme in two school board races in Clark County’s largest school districts, Evergreen and Vancouver Public Schools.

Protesters target Camas High production of ‘The Laramie Project’

November 7, 2017, 9:39 PM

A group of protesters waved religious signs and yelled into a megaphone outside Camas High School on Tuesday afternoon in opposition to the theater department’s production of “The Laramie Project.”

Study: Academic gaps persist — but haven’t widened — between high- and low-income kindergartners

November 6, 2017, 9:40 AM

When education economist Emma García started researching the academic gaps that show up in kindergarten between low-income students and their high-income peers, she had reason to suspect the gaps had widened in recent years.

Budget crisis: School projects face cuts, delays

November 5, 2017, 6:01 AM

No state capital budget could mean the delay of projects at area schools, and in one case, budget cuts.

Funding big issue in Hockinson school race

November 2, 2017, 6:04 AM

Both candidates for Position No. 1 on the Hockinson School District board see the district facing a big challenge as it faces uncertainty surrounding the McCleary decision.

WSUV looks at adding on-campus housing

November 1, 2017, 6:00 AM

Clark County’s housing crunch became all too real for Eli Campbell when they were evicted without cause from their apartment about a year ago.

Funding tops list of concerns for Washougal schools’ candidates

October 31, 2017, 6:05 AM

When looking at the future of education, both candidates for Position No. 3 with the Washougal School District board are sure about one thing: Washougal is in a tricky spot geographically, and that could hurt future funding.

WSUV teaches fact-checking tools, savvy

October 29, 2017, 6:00 AM

Let’s face it: Fake news isn’t just a problem for the left or the right — it’s a problem for all of us.

Radosevich, Spudders win titles at 2A district cross country

October 28, 2017, 2:04 PM

Kyle Radosevich isn’t a year-round runner, but the sprint and acceleration he has as Ridgefield’s all-Greater St. Helens League midfielder in soccer also was visible surging to the finish line of Saturday’s 2A District IV boys cross country championship race.

Hot spots enable low-income students to do homework

October 27, 2017, 8:46 PM

It’s been a couple of months since Barbara Alderman canceled her home internet connection. It just got to be too expensive, she said.

Parents get taste of homework in Washougal class

October 26, 2017, 6:00 AM

WASHOUGAL — Bibiana Picho-Garcia has a new person to commiserate with this school year while doing homework: her mother.

Middle schooler continues giving ways with book drive

October 25, 2017, 5:59 AM

Orchards — Madeline McMillen, a student at Frontier Middle School, hosted a book drive for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.

Apple festival raises money for Washougal school

October 25, 2017, 5:36 AM

Washougal — Rain didn’t keep the crowd away from the 27th annual Riverside Apple Festival on Oct. 8.

Students attend farm field trip to see where food comes from

October 25, 2017, 5:35 AM

North Image — About 130 Image Elementary School fifth-graders traveled to the 78th Street Heritage Farm for a field trip through the Washington State University Extension’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education and 4-H Youth Development programs.

Elementary school fundraiser brings in money for booster club

October 25, 2017, 5:27 AM

Washougal — Gause Elementary School students packed into Washougal High School’s Fishback Stadium for the school’s annual Sport-a-Thon.