This last weekend the Camas Robotics team traveled to St Louis for the World Championships after qualifying for the 5th year in a row. There were over 900 robots in the three day meet with competing in eight different fields. Team Mean Machine was on the Carson field and Placed 7th out of 75 teams advancing to the quarter-finals. It was an outstanding effort by the entire team. Way to go Team Mean Machine!
Camas High School has been identified as a 2014 Washington Achievement Award winner. The Washington Achievement Awards are sponsored by the Washington State Board of Education and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. They celebrate Washington’s top-performing schools and recognize achievement in many categories. This highly-selective award is based on our school’s performance on the Washington State Achievement Index. The Washington Achievement Award is given in six categories: overall excellence, high progress, reading growth, math growth, graduation rate (high and comprehensive schools only) and English language acquisition. For more information about this award, visit the OSPI website here.
CHS History was made on Saturday, April 18th when the CHS Unified Soccer Team took to the field at McKenzie Stadium for GSHL Soccer Jamboree. The team finished 2-0-1: A 4-2 victory over Evergreen High School; a 5-0 win over Hudson's Bay; and 1-1 tie with Battle Ground High School. The team will play again on Saturday, April 25th at Kiggin's Bowl – game time TBD.
Camas took two teams to the state tournament at Highline College. Camas Black took 1st place for the fifth consecutive year, medaling in 17 out of 23 events, and will attend the National Tournament in Nebraska on May 13-16. JV medaled in 2 events, earning a 1st in compound machines and 3rd place scrambler.
Congratulations to our FIRST Robotics students who placed 2nd out of 165 teams at the AutoDesk Regional Robotics competition! Good luck to these students who will be traveling to St. Louis on Wednesday, April 22nd participate in the International Robotics Competition.
Camas Track & Field Team won the team title at the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field in Eugene. The meet included teams from all around the Norhtwest. Way to go Papermakers!