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Students and staff in Hockinson School District are often recognized in the media for their outstanding work and positive impact on the local community. We are proud of their accomplishments inside and outside of the classroom.

Click on the headlines below to learn how Hockinson students and staff are making news.

General News

Hockinson School Showcases Sustainability as Gov Inslee Visits

Hockinson schools and Lower Columbia Estuary partner in native shrub planting

Early Learning is Child's Play at Hockinson Pre-Kindergarten Classes 

All-Region Multi Sport Boys: Cody Wheeler, Hockinson

Ben Schierling National Anthem

Hockinson High School students to plant trees along Interstate 5

Signing Day: Hockinson sisters Ellie, Kylie Ritter support each other as they forge seperate paths

Gracie Brammer Focuses on Team Success

Two Hockinson schools recognized with state achievement awards

Statewide Study Identifies HHES as Outlier in Student Equity & Achievement

Hockinson High ranks among state’s best

Hockinson School District ranks high in the state

Hockinson Middle School earns design award

Learn Here 2020 Real Heroes

Family has had five generations in Hockinson schools

HMS Food Drive


Vancouver Pops brings generations together through music at Hockinson Middle School

Hockinson High School invests in music with high-tech band room

Hockinson band students score big at Pasco festival

Hockinson musicians take home multiple prizes

Hockinson High School musicians bring home bouquet of honors

Hockinson High School band brings home wins from jazz festivals

Hockinson earns top honors for 2A at 58th Annual Clark Festival

Girls Soccer

2A girls soccer state championship: Hockinson vs. Archbishop Murphy

Hockinson's hunt for 2A girls soccer state title falls just short

Hockinson back in 2A girls soccer final with win over Ridgefield

State Soccer: Hockinson, Columbia River, Ridgefield, and Camas have big goals

Payton Lawson forced to watch another Hockinson run at state soccer title

Hockinson soccer keeps its nerve to beat Sehome in PK shootout

Hockinson girls soccer finish off a year of zeroes with a district title trophy

Girls Soccer Preview: Two 2A GSHL contenders adjust to new coaches

Hockinson girls soccer beats Columbia River in 2A state title rematch

Girls Soccer Fundraiser

Hockinson girls soccer dedicates season to boy fighting cancer 

Hockinson HS women's soccer team dedicates season to young Camas boy with cancer 

Teens given kindness citations

Cross Country

Hockinson's Allyson Peterson finishes strong, winning 2A district cross country title

Runners with a long history together make school history together

Clark County runners aim high during short cross country season

Rick Steele Coaching Milestones

Hockinson's man of Steele steps down

HS Football: Camas, Union, Hockinson Share Championship Mentality

HHS Football

HS Football 2021: Hockinson Hawks

2021 Columbia River vs. Hockinson Gallery

Hockinson beats Washougal, then Rick Steele announces he's retiring from coaching

2A GSHL Football Preview: Hockinson still has some star power

Other News Stories

8/23/21: Hockinson teacher bikes for suicide prevention (The Reflector)

8/25/21: Hockinson teacher receives warm welcome home (The Reflector)

10/26/2019: HHS Students Save a Life

10/29/19: Passing teens help kids save Brush Prairie mom after her heart stopped (The Columbian)

10/24/19: Teens spring into action to save Clark County woman's life (KGW)

10/19: Teens hailed as heroes for saving Clark County woman (KPTV)

10/30/2019: Arlene Rose Fundraiser

12/9/19: Two Hockinson High School seniors helped substitute teacher buy an electric wheelchair (The Columbian)

10/30/19: 'She just makes us feel special': Hockinson High School seniors raising money for substitute teacher (KGW)

2/17/20: Vancouver girl who was born deaf wins a trip to Europe (KGW)

12/18/19: Signing Day: Patience pays off for Hockinson’s Sawyer Racanelli (Clark County Today)

11/30/19: A salute to the Hockinson Hawks (Clark County Today)