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RIDGEFIELD: A group of fourth-grade students displays their decorated rocks.

Ridgefield students paint rocks to celebrate graduation

RIDGEFIELD: A group of fourth-grade students displays their decorated rocks.

July 3, 2021, 6:04am Community

RIDGEFIELD — To celebrate their graduation, fourth-grade students in the Ridgefield School District turned to rocks. Read story

Tim Merlino

ESD 112 honored for procuring PPE during pandemic

Tim Merlino

July 3, 2021, 6:02am Community

MEADOW HOMES — The Washington Association of School Administrators selected ESD 112 Superintendent Tim Merlino and the staff of ESD 112 for the WASA Leadership Award for demonstrating leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially in helping secure personal protective equipment. Read story

WASHOUGAL: Brenda Hitchins was named ESD 112 Regional Teacher of the Year.

ESD 112 honors Washougal High School Culinary Arts teacher

WASHOUGAL: Brenda Hitchins was named ESD 112 Regional Teacher of the Year.

July 3, 2021, 6:02am Community

WASHOUGAL — ESD 112 named Washougal High School Culinary Arts teacher Brenda Hitchins the Regional Teacher of the Year. A career and technical education teacher, Hitchins focuses on culinary arts and baking. She has 30 years of experience in the cooking business, previously teaching and working in Las Vegas. “I… Read story

WASHOUGAL: Thanks to community support, pre-K students received a "Summer Learning, Summer Fun" packet to get them ready for school in the fall.

Washougal pre-K students benefit from community grant

WASHOUGAL: Thanks to community support, pre-K students received a "Summer Learning, Summer Fun" packet to get them ready for school in the fall.

July 3, 2021, 6:01am Community

WASHOUGAL — Thanks to a grant from the Camas-Washougal Community Chest, as well as donations from the General Federation of Women’s Clubs Camas-Washougal, Washougal School District Early Learning was able to provide “Summer Learning, Summer Fun” packets for students entering kindergarten in the fall. Read story

Three new Clark College programs certified

July 3, 2021, 5:51am Clark County News

Clark College recently received certification of three new Career Launch programs. Read story

Maddie Ackerman, 13, tackles a project during a summer school art class at Covington Middle School on Tuesday morning. Evergreen Public Schools is expanding summer school offerings to middle school students for the first time, in subjects ranging from algebra readiness to science, plus a host of Social Emotional Learning options.

Students shine at Evergreen Public Schools’ Camp Evergreen

Maddie Ackerman, 13, tackles a project during a summer school art class at Covington Middle School on Tuesday morning. Evergreen Public Schools is expanding summer school offerings to middle school students for the first time, in subjects ranging from algebra readiness to science, plus a host of Social Emotional Learning options.

July 2, 2021, 6:01am Clark County News

Before launching a self-constructed rocket built from an empty 2-liter soda bottle, Brayden Richards also assessed how high the fun meter is taking part in summer learning activities through Evergreen Public Schools. Read story

Signs calling for opposition to a proposed sex education curriculum are seen after being confiscated from a community member during a Battle Ground Public Schools Board of Directors meeting in October 2019.

B.G. school board advances middle school sex ed curriculum

Signs calling for opposition to a proposed sex education curriculum are seen after being confiscated from a community member during a Battle Ground Public Schools Board of Directors meeting in October 2019.

June 28, 2021, 9:14pm Clark County News

Battle Ground Public Schools’ new middle school sexual health education curriculum took a step closer to being approved following Monday night’s vote to move the curriculum along to a second reading next month. Read story

Kindergarten teacher Katie Plamondon, from left, leads students Phoenix Winmil, 5, Wes Charuchinda, 5, Emery Thomas, 6, and Jay Chou, 6, into the building for their second day of classes at Sifton Elementary School last Sept. 22. Smaller districts are exploring permanent remote options for families who choose them.

Clark County school districts: Remote learning options are here to stay

Kindergarten teacher Katie Plamondon, from left, leads students Phoenix Winmil, 5, Wes Charuchinda, 5, Emery Thomas, 6, and Jay Chou, 6, into the building for their second day of classes at Sifton Elementary School last Sept. 22. Smaller districts are exploring permanent remote options for families who choose them.

June 27, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

The new way forward in the fast-growing Ridgefield School District now includes the power of online curriculum. Read story

Clark College names new head of operations

June 27, 2021, 5:49am Clark County News

Clark College announced Friday the hiring of Galina Burley as its executive vice president of operations. Read story

The Camas School District Zellerbach Administration Center.

Parents to Camas school officials: Stay the course

The Camas School District Zellerbach Administration Center.

June 26, 2021, 3:17pm Clark County News

CAMAS — In the weeks following a heated May 10 Camas School Board meeting featuring a group of vocal Camas-area residents who railed against what they termed the district’s “woke” agenda, COVID-19 mask mandates, remote learning, and racial justice and equity programs, dozens of Camas parents have written letters and… Read story