CTSO = Career Technical Student Organization

At Camas High School you may be most familiar with our award-winning DECA program supported by our Business/Marketing Pathway.  Two more you will hear from in the near future as our CamTech and Business students bring them up to speed are:

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) and.SkillsUSA

Students in all of our Lab/Strands have the opportunity and encouragement to complete community service and to compete with people from other schools in these CTSO’s.

Applications Programming Lab – FBLA, DECA, SkillsUSA and SEF

Architecture Lab – FBLA and SkillsUSA

Design Engineering Lab – SkillsUSA and SEF, SciOLy

Digital Publishing Lab – FBLA, DECA, SkillsUSA

Fab Lab – SkillsUSA, SciOLy

Robotics Engineering Lab – FBLA, SkillsUSA, FTC, FRC and SEF, SciOLy

dividerline_red4FRC, FTC and SEF – more ways to get involved with your friends

FRC = FIRST Robotics Challenge – a competition for business-engineering teams building robots the size of humans, with difficult and complicated challenges.

FTC = FIRST Tech Challenge – a competition for business-engineering teams building robots of about the two foot square size, with simpler challenges.

SEF = Science and Engineering Fair – a competition for individuals to present engineering and programming problem solving projects in the grand-daddy of all science fairs.

SciOly = Science Olympiad – a competition for teams of 15 students working in pairs to cover 23 different events, ranging from traditional-looking science tests to to very unconventional construction projects.